Odd Job Handyman Services

Handyman Services
ONLY SERVICING TORONTO. WE DO NOT SERVICE: BRAMPTON, NEWMARKET, WHITBY, OSHAWA, MARKHAM, VAUGHAN, AJAX, PICKERING, SCARBOROUGH AND BURLINGTON ON
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2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

I had Odd Job do some caulking in bathrooms and mount a very large mirror. Beyond impressed with end result, very very good work. I would highly recommend these guys.

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Hi! I'm *really* glad you were satisfied with the work performed and for taking the time to tell us about your experience here. Feel free to call us again for your next "odd job." Thanks for the review!

Al
5 reviews Toronto, ON
8/10

Hired twice in March 2017.

Downtown condo job
As an off-site owner, it was great that they could come in to complete this job without me being there.
Replace electrical socket, glue counter-top, caulk bathroom fixture and install light fixture.
Electrical light fixture was installed incorrectly the first time, had to schedule a 2nd visit no charge.
Damage $300

North York condo job
Install 2 light fixtures, remove 2 electrical sockets, drill a hole in a desk. Since the wiring in my condo is a bit tricky they had to hire another electrician to come at $125/hour.
Damage $500

Their key staff member/receptionist Kelly is courteous, she can be hard to get a hold of by phone at times. She had trouble running my credit card due to using an incorrect address, ended up paying by e-transfer. I would use again, since they actually provide written quotes in advance and provide invoices which can be useful for tax purposes.

Protip - Buy the materials in advance, and email photos to get a quote.
They charge $25 for all jobs North of the 401 and primarily service downtown Toronto.

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Hey Al! I'd like to sincerely thank you for sharing your experience with us and other tenants and homeowners on Homestars. I'm glad to hear you were satisfied with the work performed and with our sophisticated estimation and invoicing system, designed to keep clients well-informed from the first phase of the project to the last. To clarify, we do not go north of the 401 and the $25 load fee is applied to cover the costs of navigating from parking to your condo. Thanks again for the review and for giving us your business. Looking forward to hearing from you in the future and hoping we'll earn a ten-star review after our next visit! ;)

amandahbrewer
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

I ordered a new tub shield to replace one that was installed 10 years ago. I was at a loss as to who could install the new one, so I turned to HomeStars and discovered Odd Job Handyman Services. After I sent an inquiry over email, a quick response arrived requesting more information and also happily confirming that someone could help. A quote was sent, which I approved, and work was scheduled. I had the pleasure of meeting Shawn, who not only arrived on time, but cheerfully undertook the work. He was fun to have around, cleaned up after himself, and left me with a terrific first impression of Odd Job Handyman Services. I've already recommended this company to my sister!

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Hey Amanda! Thanks *so much* for your business and for sharing your experience with us on Homestars. We're elated (and so is Shawn) to hear that you were so pleased with the workmanship and service and we extend a very personal thanks for recommending us to your sister. We're looking forward to your next call. Thanks for the review!

Kevin
7 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Reached out to Odd Job a few weeks ago to inquire about repairing a closet door that did not fit nor close properly. Sent them pictures and they were able to respond with a quote in a timely manner. They were very patient in answering my questions and were able to fit me in based on my schedule.

Sean came on time, and fixed our door to our satisfaction. I was also curious about the repair while he was here and he explained thoroughly what he was doing as the job went on.

They were great, and I would definitely recommend them to anyone else for any general home improvement needs.

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Hey Kevin! Thanks for your business and for taking the time to share your experience here. We're *really* pleased to hear you were so happy with our work and service. We know it's crucially important to keep the client informed (in detail) throughout the progress of the project and it helps to know that our policy is working. Thanks for the review!

Cindy in Mississauga
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

I hired Odd Job Handyman Service to take care of a list of repairs between tenants. While we had a hiccup with some of the work, Kelli was incredibly patient and courteous ensuring everything possible was done to make it right for my property and my tenant.

I have no hesitation hiring them for another project because I know they have my best interests in mind and value their clients and their relationships.

Thank you so much for your help and hard work Odd Job Handyman!!

Sincerely,
Cindy

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Hey Cindy,

We'd like to thank you so much for your business and for sharing your feedback with us here. It's great to hear that you were pleased with the results of the project. We appreciate that you gave us the opportunity to return free of charge on Saturday to perform all of the touch ups and additional repairs, and we hope your tenant is happy. Feel free to call us again any time in the future. Thanks for the review!

moonstruck from Toronto
5 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

We called Odd Job to come to install 3 pendant/chandelier lights in our home. One of the chandeliers was so heavy that it needed to be secured by one of the guys going into our attic and putting a brace on our studs. The work was done really well, and quickly.
Very clean, and professional. As well as fun. I will hire Odd Job for any repairs or other handyman jobs that I will need doing.
I really am very happy with the decision to call Odd Job.

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Hey Moonstruck! We're so happy to hear that your home has been filled with light once again! Thanks so much for sharing your experience here and for such kind words. We look forward to hearing from you again!

Brian/
21 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Very satisfied. Service was quick, competent and neat.
Will definitely use again for all the little items that need fixing around the house from time to time.
Booking is easy and payment by VISA is very convenient.

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Hi Brian! Our mission is to make the 'odd jobs' on your to-do list disappear, and we're very glad the team was able to meet your needs. We're really looking forward to your next call. Thanks for the review!

nk in Toronto
4 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

I needed work done around one of my condos after a tenant moved out including installing closet fixtures, shower doors, light fixtures, drywall repair and painting the unit. Complicating matters is that I don't live in the city. The team at Odd Job did a great job keeping me aprised throughout the project and allowed me to deal with everything remotely. Would definitely recommend them. The work was completed in on time and on budget with great quality.

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Hey NK - it's *awesome* to hear that your condo reno went smoothly and that the unit is ready for a fresh face! We're so glad to know you were satisfied with the work performed by the team, and we'd like to sincerely thank you for sharing your experience with others here. Looking forward to hearing from you again! :)

Preet from Toronto
11 reviews Toronto, ON
9/10

Easy to book and correspond with via email. Sean was excellent - he filled me with confidence from the minute he arrived and had excellent ideas about some of the things I needed done (such as how to secure a dresser to an uneven wall, the most efficient way to fix a dresser, etc.). Quality of work was high and I will definitely be using them again. Only reason I did not give 10 stars is because they were about 15 minutes late (although keep in mind I live downtown so traffic is always insane) and one of the tasks was assembling some furniture and the boxes were left stacked next to the recycling bin but not broken down so I had to do that after. Very minor things that should not deter anyone from using this excellent service but just maybe something to ask them to do if you have similar tasks.

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Hi Preet! I'd like to sincerely thank you for taking the time to share your experiences here. We *really* appreciate it, and we're very glad to hear that you were pleased with the work done by Shawn and Tsering. I am sorry that our technicians did not break down the cardboard boxes. We actually spoke to them about this after you posted your review and they explained that they did not think it was fair to bill you for this labour. We apologize for this misunderstanding and will take this into consideration during the next visit. We also apologize that the team was late - you know how downtown traffic can be! ;) We look forward to hearing from you again, Preet. Thanks for the review!

ShaZillmer in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
9/10

Odd Job was recommended to my by a trusted colleague and when I needed to have someone replace the shelving/coat rack in my closet I decided to give them a try. I discovered the problem on a Tuesday evening and sent an email with a photo and link to replacement product...and then followed up with a phone call on Wednesday. Kelly was very professional and was able to schedule an appointment for me that Friday. The work was done very well, at approx the same price as was estimated over the phone. I also had them pick up the materials required. It was a good experience. I will use them again and I do recommend !

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Hi Sharon! We're really pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the experience. Our clients are more than "billable hours" to us and so we strive to provide the very highest quality of workmanship and service. We really look forward to hearing from you again, and thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review!

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PROFESSIONAL HANDYMAN SERVICES

WE ONLY SERVICE THE CITY OF TORONTO

NEIGHBOURHOODS: LEASIDE | HIGH PARK | BEACHES | LESLIEVILLE | BLOOR WEST | YORKVILLE | DOWNTOWN | UPTOWN | MIDTOWN | YORK | LIBERTY VILLAGE | ROSEDALE | ANNEX | FOREST HILL | KING WEST | DAVISVILLE | THE DANFORTH | THE KINGSWAY | BAYVIEW VILLAGE

Odd Job is a full service handyman company that specializes in taking care of all those little repairs, maintenance issues and other small to medium projects that pile up around your home or office.

Founded by Justinian "Justin" George in 2008, the company filled an important void in the industry by making fully licensed, insured professionals available for work that the big contractors weren't interested in doing.

Regular clients include major fashion brands like Aeropostale, Burberry, and Nine West, high class restaurants like Fresh, School Toronto, and companies like Expedia, Sunglass Hut, LensCrafters and many, many others.

We have developed a relationship with our clientele based on their trust in our ability to provide the highest quality of service.

Mr. George received his Red Seal tool and die maker training at George Brown College in Toronto and received his Ontario College of Teachers (O.C.T.) accreditation in Manufacturing and Construction at the University of Western Ontario.

Justin is committed to quality workmanship and great customer service, which includes respecting time commitments and leaving your home or office in a clean condition once the job is done.

CATEGORIES
Handyman Services, Bathroom & Kitchen - Fixtures & Accessories, Tile and Grout Cleaning, Furniture, Home Office Renovation, Drywall Contractors, and Decks
SERVICES
We offer a wide range of handyman services, including all general repairs, hanging, grout and caulking, furniture assembly & maintenance, cabinetry installation, carpentry, painting (mostly interior), drywall installation & repairs, door installation & repairs, deck installation & repairs, fence installation & repairs, tile installation & repairs, backsplash installation, shelving installation, window treatment installations, basic plumbing, site work, demolitions, clean-up, junk removal, and much more. We also offer premium renovation services. Call (416) 520-1161 and request a quote from our renovations division today. We will establish a budget, timeline and plan in advance, and then provide the highest quality of labour, materials and expertise to make it happen. We offer a wide range of maintenance services to homeowners, tenants, property owners, real estate agents and many of the city's most important businesses. Odd Job offers a la carte pricing for all of our services. Our extensive experience has given us a tried-and-true system for evaluating the duration and cost for virtually every standard project.
SPECIALITIES
We specialize in the things found on your "honey-do" list - hanging, drywall, tiling, all general repairs, and small to mid-size renovations.
WEBSITE
http://www.oddjob.ca
YEAR ESTABLISHED
2008
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
7
RETURN POLICY
Ask about our two-year warranty!
PAYMENT METHOD
Visa, MasterCard, Interac, Check, Cash, E-Transfer
LICENSES
Metro License: T85-4305843
MEMBERSHIPS
Association of Certified Handy Professionals
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
PROJECT MINIMUM
$125 includes minor materials
BONDED
Yes
PROJECT RATE
1000 +
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
We offer a two-year warranty on all general repairs and some installations. The warranty does not co
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