Does Your Realtor Have A Lisa?

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A unique market produces a unique contractor-realtor-homeowner service! A personal assistant that helps organize the many projects that need to happen in order to maximize the sellers profit. Here is a video that I made of a home that I helped to prep for sale here in Denver.  You can find several videos of work related to this home in my blog.  What amazed me the most was the staging of this home.  After two weeks of hard work they brought in all this nice furniture, art and rugs.  All of it made our struggles just somehow seem so worth …

Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring Install Under Washer & Dryer

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Does your laundry area look scary? Here is a small project where I pulled up some old laminate and then installed new luxury vinyl plank.  This was part of a second project where I fixed the bi-fold doors to the same area.  Luxury Vinyl Flooring is my favorite type of quick floor.  There are two styles and this is the glue edged tiles.  My preference is the snappable tiles.

Shower Valve Replacement With Shark Bites

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Got no fire to solder a pipe? Here is a home repair project where the shower valve needed to be replaced.  When I first started to take this valve apart I discovered that it was a solid housing.  Originally I thought it just had a cartridge and would be a quick fix.  I decided that the only way to get this faucet to stop dripping was to replace the entire valve. Shark Bites work!  I have only ever seen one fail and it was my own fault.  I cut the pipe a little crooked and then forced the connection.  Here …

Drywall Install (2 Full Sheets) Plus Insulation

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Got A Noisy Neighbor? Here is a small home improvement project out of North Denver (Highlands).  In the rear of the building there was an area that was an old porch or add-on to the building.  The common wall between the left side and the right side of the building was not secure.  The idea was to seal and partially soundproof this area.  My job was to install the drywall, insulation and Spackle it all.

Adjustable TV Mount Installation

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Need Someone to install your TV mount? Make sure you considered these things before you buy yours. *The size on the mount box is in inches. *Decide on flat mount or adjustable mount.  * Find a good wall to secure the mount too. * Decide on better screws, anchors or board upgrade.  🙂 Here is a short video of a small job I did in North Denver.  This was a great project and I really enjoyed working with this couple.  They had a heavy TV and the best wall for hanging the TV had a recessed door running through it.  …

Installation of an all-in-one laundry tub or wash sink

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Wash Sinks: Perfect for washing stuff you’d never put into the kitchen sink. Here is a video of the installation of an all-in-one laundry tub kit.  You can get one of these at your local Home Depot or Lowes.  Ps. You have to have water supply and drain in order to install one of these.  This all-in-one kit includes the cabinet, sink basin and faucet.  The faucet is actually fairly nice and it’s pull out feature is excellent for washing large item. 

Hot Tub Carpentry Repair West Arvada

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Here’s A Unique Arvada Handyman Project! This carpentry repair should stop that Colorado wind! Home Repair Overview: *Install 2″x3″ wood supports to give additional support to the Jacuzzi lid bar.  Tub was damaged when high winds hyper extended the lid support breaking the exterior fascia. This was an interesting home repair project for me.  I always love when I come across something new that challenges me to find a way to solve the issue.  This type of problem solving is my favorite part of running a small handyman business. In all this handyman and carpentry repair took about 4 hours …

Is Your Flooring Waterproof or Just Water Resistant?

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Look for the “100% waterproof” statement on your new flooring. Water resistant ISN’T waterproof, there’s a difference! In the video above you can watch as several different types of floating flooring is tested.  As a consumer you need to know that some of these vinyl floor still have wood in the core or may be wood plated.  For many consumers choosing a wood laminate flooring is their first choice just because of price. In reality, we actually charge less to install luxury vinyl flooring than that cheap discounted wood laminate stuff!  In fact, the labor charge is about 35% cheaper!!! …

Luxury Vinyl Flooring Installation Arvada Colorado

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WOW!  Luxury Vinyl Flooring Rocks! Commercial grade, 100% waterproof vinyl, lifetime residential warranty, no glue or saw needed, floating floor. This was just an amazing project with amazing people!  First, a special thanks to Pam & Derrick for the cookies, Chinese food, pork chops, mashed potatoes, corn surprise and great review.  In the above video you can see this home improvement project unfold.  Luxury Vinyl Flooring comes in many patterns and thicknesses.  Here I installed commercial grade thick luxury vinyl tile made by Allure.  This luxury vinyl flooring comes in planks(LVP) and tiles(LVT).  There are hundreds of colors if you …

Baseboard Caulking & Small Drywall Repair

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A Simple Project Prepping A Baseboard For Paint. Caulking get rid of the dark areas created by cracks & gaps. In this video we do a simple caulking project that really makes the difference in how our final painting product will look.  For those that want to save a few dollars on caulk…  You can by the cheap stuff from Home Depot for $2 a tube or go to Dollar General “the everything’s a dollar” store.  They have caulk for a buck. There was also a quick repair done to the drywall in the lower corner of the bathtub.  Remember …

Bathroom Double Sink Counter Top Caulking

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Looking For Someone That Can Caulk A Straight Line? Painting prep makes all the difference! There are many types of caulk for both interior and exterior applications.  In this video we are caulking a double bowl bathroom sink counter top.  Nothing makes a painting job look better than caulking and sealing all the cracks and seams. Check out all our Denver painting services here! View More About Our Services:  Handyman Services       |       Painting Services       |       Plumbing Services Landscaping Services       |       Pet Poo Services       |       VIDEOS Electrical Services       |       Rental Tenant Services       |       Carpentry Services Luxury Vinyl Flooring       |       Laminate Flooring       …

Chimney Sweep Denver

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Looking For Someone To Check The Chimney? We do the simple chimney sweep jobs only! Are you looking for someone to clean your chimney?  We clean one story chimneys on all ranch style home and on occasion an easy higher one.  This is a fairly simple thing to do and many ranchers have a single fireplace in the living room.  Soot needs to be removed every few years depending on how much the chimney and fireplace are being used.  Give us a call and we’ll come out and take a peek! View More About Our Services:  Handyman Services       |       Painting …

Deck Repair Denver

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Looking For A Quick Repair To Your Deck? This deck should have been torn down… Here is a video of a repair that we did on a heavily damaged deck.  We all agreed that this one should have had a little more rehab than it actually got.  The steps were the worst.  Both risers were cracked and the bottom step sheared off. We installed several new blocks at the base of the steps and a new sister board at the top.  We also replaced two 4×4 supports.  This deck was not built to any code and will eventually need to …

Refrigerator & Stove Cleaning Denver

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Looking For Someone To Clean An Appliance Like a Stove? We have cleaned some really nasty things to almost new! Here is a video of a stove that we cleaned in Aurora after some tenants moved out.  We offer tenant make ready services for home owners and property management companies!  OK, back to our story… This stove hadn’t been cleaned in some time and they seem to have loved bacon or something just as greasy!  After several hours of buffing and shinning…  The stove turned out almost brand new in appearance.  We can clean some of the toughest and nastiest …

Trash & Garbage Removal Denver

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Looking For Someone To Get Rid Of Some Junk? We offer truck and trailer trash pickup or by dumpster drop off. Here is a video of a dumpster we loaded during a home remodel and demo.  Actually this home is a rental and was heavily damaged by tenants and owner neglect.  We remodeled the kitchen and three bathrooms.  This home is a 5 bedroom 3 full bath located in a decent Aurora neighborhood.  If you are looking for help cleaning something out, give us a call.  We will customize a trash pickup service that is just right for you.  We …

Tub Tile Repair Denver

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Looking For Someone To Repair Damaged Tub Tile Set? We do small tile repair jobs throughout Denver! This bath tub tile wall was recommended to be replaced completely.  The home owner (property Manager) decided to try to get another year out of this.  The entire wall in some areas had damage as far in as the wood beams inside the wall.   I removed the damaged tiles which had previously had several repairs done to them.  I cleaned the tiles the best I could of old mortar and wall board.  Removed the old damaged drywall and install a new piece …

Window Blind Installation Denver

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Looking for a handyman to install some window coverings? We can install those blinds for you! Here is a video of several inexpensive window blinds we installed in an Aurora apartment flip.  These blinds take about 20 minutes to install properly.  The cost for the materials is inexpensive and these blinds can be cut down and modified on site.  If you are considering new window blinds and need a pro to install them, give us a call.  We offer a-z handyman services and can install your new blinds, curtains and even build things like shadow boxes around the window. View …

Window Caulking & Sealing Denver

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Interior Window Caulking & Painting Prep Top of the line paint jobs have the best paint prep. Learn more about our painting services here! Here is a video of a quick and cheap home repair that makes your painting look fantastic.  Caulk can fill in gaps and cracks that show dark spots rather that the true color of the paint.  Have a look and see just how much of a difference caulking and proper paint prep makes. This project was part of a much larger project where we flipped an apartment for a property management company.  Yes, we offer complete …

Garbage Disposal Installation Plumbing South Denver

South Denver Garbage Disposal Installation (Cherry Creek)

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Looking For A Handyman Plumber To Install A Plumbing Fixture? Here is a video of an InSinkErator (Garbage Disposal) installation. Here is a video of a garbage disposal installation.  The homeowner picked up the top of the line Insinkerator at a cost of $340.  Our cost to install it was just $125 with all the parts included. Yes, we always replace the strainer with every install.  The strainer is the part that makes the seal where the water drain starts.  Many handymen will not replace this since it takes a little skill. Learn more about our Denver Plumbing Services Here! …

Downtown Denver Interior Painting Service

Large Interior Painting Project South Denver (Capitol Hill)

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Looking For A Painter In The Capitol Hill Area? Here is a video of a large Interior Paint Job South Denver. In this home improvement video you will see a home that is about to go on the Denver market.  The homeowners needed a miracle and they needed the whole place painted.  Have a look at the before and after videos and just look at how nice this turned out. This project included several extras like trim repair and trash cleanup.  We painted the ceiling, walls and the worst parts of the trim.  Over 200 holes were patched on the …

Downtown Denver Interior Painting Steps

Interior Painting Downtown Denver (Congress Park)

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Looking For An Interior Painter & Handyman? Here is a video of a local downtown Denver interior painting project we did. These steps needed a lot of paint!  The homeowners were putting their home on the market and we had to work with the homeowners and the realtor.  We actually did about $6,000 in work in this home and it sold in 3 weeks. The steps, rails and spindals were all painted and painted in two colors.  The step itself needed a high traffic type paint and the railings needed just semigloss. View More About Our Services:  Handyman Services       |       …

Denver Handyman Clients Pet Siberian Tiger Cats

Siberian Tiger Cats Denver Handyman

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Here Is A Short Video Just For Fun! One of our clients had two Siberian Tiger Cats and they were huge! We love our clients pets(most of the time) and really had fun with these cool cats.  This is the first time I have ever seen or touched a cat this big.  They were so friendly we had to keep them locked up while we worked or they would be rubbing past us. During lunch I got some time to play and pet them.  They are Siberian Tiger Cats and have some of the coolest markings. PS.  I would happily …