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  • Location: Age UK Hertfordshire
  • Price: £25.00

Age UK Hertfordshire
1st Floor, Beane Bridge House
34 Chambers Street
SG14 1PL
United Kingdom

Our Handyperson service will be available to all older people living in Hertfordshire. We aim to provide solutions to your home DIY tasks, enabling independent living in the home and the garden.

What we offer

Our Handyperson service is delivered by trusted, fully DBS checked staff, and is available to all older residents living in Hertfordshire.
Our team of knowledgeable, fully insured staff can complete basic DIY tasks such as:
• Install curtain poles and window blinds
• Build flat pack furniture.
• Install grab rails
• Wall Hangings
• Install Keysafe
(all materials should be supplied by the client).

What we charge

Installation of a curtain pole or a window blind up to 6ft is £38.00 anything over 6ft is charged at £60, excluding materials.
For tasks such as building flat pack furniture and wall hangings our charge is £25 per hour. (Please note that large or heavy wall hangings, such as mirrors, or flat pack furniture such as double wardrobes, may need two members of the Handyperson team to attend and as such the hourly rate will be £50).

Installation of a grab rail to any tiled wall is £35.00 per grab rail, excluding materials.
Installation of handrails along your staircase, our charge is £95.00, excluding materials.
Install Keysafe £89.50, including key safe.

All payments are taken on the day, by debit or credit card.

How to get in contact

For Winter Welfare check enquiries please call Chris on 07903 429743 or email

To speak to someone about becoming a new handyperson client in North and Central Herts (Royston, Baldock, Letchworth, Stevenage, WGC, Hatfield, Bishops Stortford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas please call Julia Fallon on 07538 471967.

To speak to someone about becoming a new handyperson client in in South and West Herts (Watford, St Albans, Three Rivers, Hemel Hempstead, Tring, Berkhamsted, Kings Langley, Abbots Langley and surrounding areas please call Liz Raymond on 07976 206941.

For all other handyperson enquiries please call Chris on 07903 429743.

Please note we are not qualified tradespeople; therefore we are unable to help with elements of plumbing, electrical work, painting and decorating, general building and carpentry. Please note that for certain specific jobs such as electrical, plumbing and general building works we will not be able to help, and you may need to contact an appropriate trade.