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Your Reliable Handyman in Richboro, PA

Have you ever noticed that every time you cross one task off your home maintenance to-do list, it seems like two more jobs pop right up to take its place? From rotting deck boards to holes in the drywall, that long list of nagging repairs and desperately needed improvements can feel never-ending. Richboro homeowners and business owners are proud of their properties and want to keep them in top-notch condition, but that can be extremely frustrating when you aren't equipped with the right tools or expertise to handle everything that requires upkeep. Luckily, there’s a Richboro handyman service that helps with all those nagging problems — much more!

It's understandable when property owners tend to procrastinate on repair and maintenance tasks. But neglecting those "little" spots of damage can have unfortunate consequences when the damage worsens and requires more costly and time-consuming repairs — leaving you wishing you'd found someone to take care of it earlier.

That's where Mr. Handyman of Newtown and Yardley comes in! Our skilled service professionals have years of hands-on experience in repair trades, plus specialties with carpentry and tile installation. That experience has given them the ability to deliver an outstanding quality of workmanship and excellent customer service on every job. Don't give yourself the hassle of hiring multiple contractors to take care of everything when Mr. Handyman is your convenient, one-call solution to get every task crossed off your list.

We understand that it can be stressful to have someone working on your home or commercial business, and you deserve a safe, worry-free experience. Our handymen are committed to providing exactly that by always treating you and your property with respect and communicating honestly with you. We'll arrive promptly for your scheduled appointment, take the time to answer any questions you may have, and explain our recommendations. That way, we can ensure that the final reveal of your finished project meets or exceeds your expectations for quality of service.

Looking for Richboro Handyman Services?

As a locally owned and operated business, we are proud to provide a wide range of repair, maintenance, and improvement projects to the residents of Richboro and nearby areas such as Langhorne and Southampton. Our maintenance and repair services are designed to enhance the comfort and appeal of your property, and our skilled service technicians are capable of handling everything from minor maintenance tasks to major projects such as bathroom remodeling.

Have some questions about our Richboro handyman services, or want to know more about a project that has been on your mind? Give us a call and chat with our friendly office staff! We're pleased to offer some expert advice, so you can make an informed decision about what's best for the care of your property. Or, check out our tips for finding the best "handyman near me."

Richboro Drywall Repair Service

Drywall really doesn't qualify as the most thrilling or noticeable building material, so it's not surprising that it never crosses most people's minds — right up until it has suffered damage and your eyes go straight to the problem area every time you enter the room. However, drywall damage is not just an unsightly cosmetic issue; it can cause some serious problems for homeowners and business owners, including:

  • Reducing sound separation between rooms

  • Encouraging rodent and insect infestations

  • Increasing your utility costs by allowing warm or cool air to escape inside the walls

  • Lowering your business credibility in the eyes of customers who, fair or not, are judging based on appearances

Our drywall experts will take care of every step of the repair process, from removing old drywall to mudding, sanding, and joint taping. We'll refinish the wall so the repair is invisible, and even rehang your framed photos and curtains for the finishing touches.

But there's even more to it, and this is where having a multi-skilled Richboro handyman on your side is really useful. Sometimes you know exactly what caused the damage to your drywall — an amateur karate move or naughty pet, for example — but other times, it's more of a mystery. If you're not sure where the problem originated, we'll trace the damage to its source and eliminate that as well so you're not dealing with the same thing in a few weeks or months.

Richboro Wood Rot Repair

Wood rot is a form of decay caused by wood-eating fungi that require timber to have a moisture content of 20% or higher to begin growing. That means any timber that is regularly exposed to water, such as your deck or porch, is particularly vulnerable. It can also affect wooden window frames and door frames, along with other exterior trim — especially if your rain gutters are overflowing or broken and unable to protect your home from all the rainwater that falls on your roof. (For the record, just one inch of rain on a 1,000 square foot roof produces a surprising 620 gallons of water.) Wood rot can damage the inside of your home as well, especially areas like underneath a sink with a leaky pipe or in a poorly ventilated bathroom.

Not sure if you've got a wood rot problem? Grab a flashlight and screwdriver and thoroughly examine the timber on your property for these warning signs:

  • Patches of discolored wood that appear lighter or darker, or have a white, yellow, or purplish hue

  • Texture changes where timber appears spongy, stringy, or webbed with cracks

  • Timber breaking into cube-shaped chunks, which is called cubical fracture, or it crumbles into "sawdust"

  • In very advanced cases, there may be mushrooms sprouting from the wood

Spot a suspicious patch? Give it a gentle prod with your screwdriver. If it sinks right in with little or no resistance, that's definitely wood rot. There's no way to restore rotted wood to its former condition, so wood rot repair generally involves replacing the affected timber altogether with pressure-treated lumber, then applying a coat of paint or wood stain and finishing with sealant to make it water-resistant. However, if the patch of rot is very small or removing the timber would be prohibitively difficult, your handyman may be able to treat it by scraping out the rotten material and filling the gap with epoxy wood filler.

Richboro Tile Installation and Repairs

Tiles have a powerful effect on the look and feel of kitchens, bathrooms, and other rooms in Richboro. An amazing tile installation is perfect for adding your own personal flair to a room’s design. It’s also an important detail for tying together a great visual design. Broken outdated tiles accomplish the opposite effect. Cracks and missing tiles create visible flaws, and they also open up your home to potential costly complications.

When it comes to tile, it takes someone with experience to properly grout, caulk, and perform all the other key steps involved with tile installation or repairs. Some Richboro homeowners try to do it themselves, but the best option for saving time and effort while guaranteeing you get great results is calling a professional Richboro handyman service provider. Whether you’re planning an entire bathroom remodel or just want new tile for kitchen backsplash, our handyman team members have the skill and expertise to complete your tile project — and get you amazing results!

Looking for a Richboro Handyman?

We’re your local Richboro handyman service provider! When your home or business is looking worse-for-wear, not functioning correctly, or just not tailored to suit your unique needs, you can rely on quality workmanship and a handyman team that goes above and beyond from Mr. Handyman of Newtown and Yardley.

Pick up the phone and call us today at 215-607-6465 to make a service request, and we'll show you why we're considered the number-one choice for Richboro handyman services!

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Mr. Handyman is a Neighborly Company. Handyman repair services are one of the many home maintenance solutions available to you through Neighborly. At Neighborly, we are committed to being there for all your home service needs.