In Over Your Head? Don’t Worry!

In Over Your Head? Don’t Worry!

It's not uncommon for homeowners to take on projects that end up being more complicated than they originally thought. In fact, that's one of our most reliable types of business. Thanks to YouTube, just about everybody thinks they can do just about anything around their own home. This can include simple jobs like making minor repairs to an appliance to bigger, more involved jobs like painting the exterior of their home. All you need to do is watch a YouTube video, order a few parts online, and...

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Sometimes DIY Isn’t Such a Great Idea

Sometimes DIY Isn’t Such a Great Idea

If you own your own home or even if you rent, you may have the inclination to try to fix things yourself. This is completely natural because just about everybody wants to feel useful, especially in their own home. But sometimes the desire to "do it yourself" should be resisted, especially if the project is beyond your experience or expertise. While it's fine to tackle simple projects, most homeowners should leave the bigger and more complicated jobs to the professionals. Handyman Jacksonvi...

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Need Help Around the House? Hire a Handyman!

Need Help Around the House? Hire a Handyman!

Every homeowner should have some fix-it skills. If you own a house, you probably need to be able to change a light bulb, replace a furnace filter, or power wash a deck. But some household jobs require more skills, specialized tools, or previous experience. If you have never rewired an electrical outlet or replaced your kitchen cabinets, for example, you probably don't want to just wing it. While you might have the skills and experience to handle most of the jobs around your house, for the ...

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Have You Lost that Lovin’ Feeling for Your Home?

Have You Lost that Lovin’ Feeling for Your Home?

When you first purchased your home, odds are you chose it from all the others because you saw something special about it that you loved. For the first few years, or even the first couple of decades, living in your home may have given you much joy and happiness. But regardless of how much you first enjoyed living in your home, over time that "loving feeling" can fade. Overcoming Over-Familiarity There's an old saying: "Familiarity breeds contempt." When you have been living in your home ...

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Spencer For Hire Gives You More Valuable Free Time

Spencer For Hire Gives You More Valuable Free Time

Regardless of where you live, there are always home repairs, upgrades, and other small jobs to keep you busy. Being a homeowner means you are responsible for everything that happens on your property. Making multiple trips to the home improvement store, tackling household projects, and even performing routine maintenance tasks like mowing the lawn or landscaping can take up more time than most people would like. And that's valuable time you could be spending doing the thing you truly enjoy. ...

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Spencer for Hire Is Always Just a Phone Call Away

Spencer for Hire Is Always Just a Phone Call Away

Homeowners in Jacksonville, FL, are never on their own when it comes to home improvement projects and other household tasks. That's because Spencer for Hire's handyman services are always just a phone call away No matter how large or small the job, we've got the experience, the skills, and the know-how to get the job done right. Handyman Jacksonville FL -- We're Here to Help Some jobs are just too complicated to tackle on your own. Or maybe you've started a home improvement project only...

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Give Us That ‘To-Do’ List You Have Been Avoiding

Give Us That ‘To-Do’ List You Have Been Avoiding

Maintaining a home can be a lot of work. And in today's busy world, there are a lot of other things that can distract homeowners from keeping up with home maintenance. When you don't stay on top of them, to-do lists can often go from just a few items to a whole bunch of tasks in very little time. Pretty soon, it can seem as if you will never finish everything that needs to get done around your home. That's when it's time to call for help. Spencer for Hire can take your to-do list and knock...

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When a Project Gets Too Complicated, Just Call!

When a Project Gets Too Complicated, Just Call!

Many of the clients who call Spencer for Hire are homeowners who tried to tackle a home improvement project on their own and just found that it was too complicated. There's no shame in admitting that you are in over your head. These days, a lot of people believe that taking on a home improvement project is as easy as buying the necessary supplies, watching a YouTube video, and getting the job done. The truth is that many projects are a lot more complicated than they first appear. There's a...

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Spencer for Hire Can Help with Post-Storm Cleanup

Spencer for Hire Can Help with Post-Storm Cleanup

This year's hurricane season has been a bad one. And it's not over yet. Already, Hurricane Harvey has caused billions of dollars of damage throughout East Texas. And now Hurricane Irma is taking aim at Florida while another storm is building in the Gulf. Unfortunately, people living in Florida and around the Gulf are used to bad weather. Cleaning up after a tropical storm or another natural disaster is simply a part of living in the region. Handyman Jacksonville FL - Call Spencer for Hi...

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No Handyman Job Is Too Small for Spencer for Hire

No Handyman Job Is Too Small for Spencer for Hire

Sometimes people are embarrassed to ask for the help of a handyman. Homeowners often feel that they should be able to handle minor jobs on their own without bringing in a professional. But this can lead to problems. Even if a job is small, doing it wrong can lead to big problems down the line. For example, a backed up sink may seem like it's not a big deal. But if you clear it improperly or use dangerous chemicals or equipment, you could be putting both your pipes and your health at risk. ...

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