Family enjoying time on the deck after repairs are complete.

With schools out and the July 4th weekend nearly upon us, it must be summertime in Florida. While summer is an exciting time for kids of all ages, it can be a challenge for their parents' already hectic schedules. Day camps, sports camps, family vacations and the desire to maximize time at the pool - summer is a busy time. Finding time to keep up with home maintenance and repairs can be difficult, but delaying that maintenance and repair can increase the cost down the road. That's where Mr. Handyman can help; below is a list of projects you may have on your to-do list this summer. Click on the projects that interest you for some in-depth tips from Mr. Handyman.

Garage Organization Ideas: Organize, Hang-it, Custom Solutions

Deck Repair: Maintenance Steps to Ensure Safety and Avoid Expense

Upgrade Patio Doors

Get Return on Investment with a Finished Closet

Prepare for Emergencies

Replace an Exterior Door

Prevent Water Damage

Reduce Your Cooling Costs

"Mr. Handyman is uniquely positioned for this market", says Mike McCalley of Mr. Handyman. "Our staff averages 15+ years of experience in the Home Maintenance, Home Improvement and Home Repair trade; giving them diverse experience to support most homeowner needs. Home Window Repair Mr. Handyman Technician

We repair a lot of drywall and replace exterior rotten wood on doors, windows , siding, and trim. We repair and replace tile surrounding tubs and showers. We install interior molding and trim , paint it, and paint the room around it if that's desired. We install a lot of grab bars and do a wide assortment of ' odd jobs ' like window screens, replacing bulbs and smoke detector batteries in cathedral ceilings, and assembling furniture from Ikea and other manufacturers. We've seen, and done, just about everything. Most homeowners have a list of things they want or need to get done. Rather than calling and working with multiple service providers, Mr. Handyman can often take care of the entire list."

Mr. Handyman offers Quality, Service, and Convenience by providing the following:

• A live person answers every call to Mr. Handyman.

• Mr. Handyman offers scheduled appointment times.

• Mr. Handyman guarantees all their work.

• Mr. Handyman offers one-call solutions for most needs.

• Mr. Handyman cleans up when the job is done.

Of course, Mr. Handyman is licensed (Florida Lic.# CGC1513681) and fully insured for your protection. Service technicians are employees, not sub-contractors, have a minimum of 15 years of experience, and have passed a driving, background and drug screening prior to being hired. Mr. Handyman is also a Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Business. All this is provided to ensure you a safe, worry free job that is completed by an expert. Few in the professional handyman business offer all this. "With Mr. Handyman, you simply call and schedule the work when you have major/minor home repairs and maintenance needs," said Mike, "our rates are competitive with other professional - experienced, trained, licensed, insured- home services and in most cases, Mr. Handyman can handle your entire list."

Mike & Libby McCalley hope you will call today and let Mr. Handyman complete your "to-do" list. Visit their web site for a complete list of services and to read customer testimonials.

Mr Handyman of Clay County owner Mike McCalley

Mike McCalley is owner of Mr. Handyman Serving Greater Jacksonville, FL providing Handyman Services to Northern Clay and St. Johns Counties, and Duval County, Florida. Mike is active in the Clay County Chamber of Commerce , BizNet, and gives back to the local community and develops the leaders of tomorrow as Scoutmaster of BSA Troop 20 in Orange Park, FL. Mike can be reached at 904-579-2205.

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