Asking your neighbors about their experiences can prove to be a good first step when hiring a handyman, Dewey says. (Photo courtesy of Kathy Omen)
HandymanHiring a Contractor
Before your to-do list of home repairs grows too large to handle, follow these helpful tips to find the best handyman service around.
caulking gutter with caulk gun (Photo by Ray Mata)
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Caulk seals gaps between joints, keeps water out and stops drafts. Learn about the different types of caulk and get tips on removing caulk.
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HandymanHiring a Contractor
Handymen and contractors — they both fix your house, but which should you call for certain jobs?
HandymanHiring a ContractorRemodel
These days, contractors and handymen are very similar, especially with more contractors developing an all-around approach – making the decision on who you should hire that much more confusing. Once you figure out the scope of your job, take time to do your research and make sure whoever you hire is a licensed company.
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Handyman
A handyman has the skills and experience to properly weatherize your home.
 
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