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Prep Your Home for the Holiday Season With Handyman on Purpose

Welcome to the holiday season! It’s time for everything fun, flannel, and football around the household. Also, for many of us, this might be the first time in a very long time when you’re welcoming friends and family back into your house for the holiday season!   With that in mind, it’s important to make…
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Setting Up for Halloween with Handyman on Purpose

There’s nothing like the Halloween season. It’s a time filled with candy, haunted hayrides, scary movies on television, and plenty of trick-or-treating. Of course, central to the Halloween experience is the decor of your house! There’s nothing that makes your property stand out quite like an atmosphere of haunted fun. If you’re looking to create…
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Are Your Decks and Porches Ready for a Good Time?

When the weather breaks, it’s time to have that much-anticipated BBQ party or relaxing conversation on the porch. However, before you send those invitations, it’s essential to check that your outdoor spaces are in top shape. The last thing you want is to leave a poor impression with your guests, or worse, have them be…
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Get Ready to Go Back to School!

Back-to-school time is quickly approaching. Families are getting prepared by completing the usual back-to-school checklists, which may include shopping for school supplies, clothing, and shoes, and getting back on a schedule. As you help your family get ready to go back to school, don’t forget to prep your home spaces for school days as well.…
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Get a Free Peace of Mind Check-Up

There are many hidden spots involved in home maintenance that usually stay out of sight. However, these areas still require the utmost consideration. It’s difficult for modern individuals with hectic schedules to scan each corner of their properties to maintain optimal living conditions. Yet, it’s necessary to promote the safest environment for all occupants and…
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Five things you can give to your handyman

A handyman can help you with more than an extensive remodel or a standard repair job. And here at Handyman on Purpose, we believe that no job is too small for our team. Check out our list of five things you didn’t know you could give to your handyman! Working at heights Any time you…
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What every Landlord needs to know about Rental Maintenance

This is a guest post, submitted by T.E. Johnson & Sons of Winston-Salem, NC. For both landlords and tenants, proper maintenance is easily the most significant issue in a rental property. Landlords struggle to keep up with the home’s demands on their time and money. Renters often choose to leave a home they like because…
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No Job is too Small for Handyman On Purpose

Sometimes we may look around our home and realize some small things need attention, and we could use some help to get them done. But who do you call when you have small things to accomplish? Many contractors won’t take these jobs, but Handyman on Purpose has a different view on these jobs. If you…
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Finding the Right Space for Your Small Business

It takes dedication to create a business from scratch, from gathering the necessary funds to registering your business as an LLC. To successfully run the company out of your home takes even more energy. Working from home means battling distractions, whether it’s family members roaming the house or the ongoing temptation to take a break…
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Benefits of a Regular home check-up by a Qualified Professional

When you live in your home for a while, you see it as a unique and safe place to relax. With our hectic schedules and daily routines, it is easy to overlook items that fall into disarray. Walking through your home, you may ignore the ceiling, walls, cabinets, or under the flooring. You may even…
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Prepping Your Home for Sale? Why You Should Hire a Handyman!

This is a guest blog originally published by Redfin As you get ready to sell your home, you may discover the need to make a few (or even many) repairs and updates – from touching up paint on walls and replacing hardware to fixing your mailbox or repairing drywall. Sure, there will be home repair…
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Holiday Traditions Around the World

The holidays are just around the corner, with Thanksgiving less than two weeks away and Christmas following only a few weeks after that. 2020 has been a challenging year for most of us, but I suspect that most of us are looking forward to some holiday cheer this year. In light of that, let’s look…
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Floors, Floors, and more Floors

Have you ever walked around the flooring section at a home improvement store and been completely overwhelmed (or slightly overwhelmed) with the different kinds of flooring? There are so many different kinds of flooring that can be confusing to know which style is best for which room. Our goal is to give an overview of…
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How to keep your rental dream from becoming a nightmare

We all know that real estate can be an excellent investment. Tenants help you build your nest egg while you sit idly by and collect all that passive income. If you own, or in our case, work on any rental properties, you know that that is not the case. Rental management can be a chore…
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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

As homeowners, we often find ourselves with a list of small things to do that we may not be comfortable doing ourselves. But then what? Most handymen or contractors don’t want to do these little jobs, so we are left trying to figure out who might be willing to do the work. Handyman on Purpose…
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Storage Solutions Across the Spectrum

One feature a home can never have too much of is storage. Everyone needs space to store a wide variety of items- holiday decorations, books, movies, photo albums, prized collections, and the list could go on and on. What happens when these items take more space than you have? One solution is creating more storage…
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