Frequently Asked Questions
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What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Please check their business license and insurance. You will be glad you did. We have many horror stories of people who had bad jobs and had to call us to repair the problems
If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
We would like everyone to know that people with no insurance and no business license are not reliable to hire. They will not stand behind their work. When they mess things up, they just disappear and you have to find a reputable company in the end to get the job done. Call us and get a much more satisfying experience
What important information should buyers have thought through before seeking you out?
You should be prepared to answer various questions about your project and to be able to make an appointment for one of our techs to come see you. Understand that a little hole in the wall is not necessarily a small project. We will always give you the best deal around for your project. Call us today
Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A1 Handyman is a dependable and reliable company. You will never call us and have a no-show. We will do what we say we are going to do and be where we say we will be. Communication is top priority with us.
What do you like most about your job?
We are most delighted with meeting so many wonderful people. We are proud to be able to get their projects done without breaking the bank. Call us for your quote
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Most of the time, they want to know our prices. We do not make that up as we go. We have set prices for residential and set prices for commercial. If you call us for a price, we will give it to you without any questions. If you need an estimate, we will come out to see you. Call us for anything you need.
What do you wish customers knew about you or your profession?
We wish people would understand that there are some truly honest and reliable handymen out there. We are competing with hobbiests and fly by nights with no insurance and cheaper prices. We would like the people to know that you get what you pay for.
How did you decide to get in your line of work?
In 1997,we owned an employment agency, a temp service. We had no jobs and we had an abundance of skilled laborers and technicians waiting around for work. We decided to put together crews to do maintenance for home owners and commercial properties. We exploded at that time and built a great business serving the Baton Rouge and Louisiana area. We are one of a very few companies like this and we are competively rated. Call us for your projects
What are your most common types of jobs?
We do almost everything! We have done everything from pest evacuation to hurricane damage repair. We do a lot of doors and floors. We do everything from the ground to the crown.
Tell us about a recent job you did that you are particularly proud of.
We were given the opportunity to assist a big store in New Orleans relocate. We accomplished total renovation of their new space and was ready for them to move all in 7 days. We did flooring, electrical, plumbing, showcase repair, signage, new locks and alarms and cleaning within their expected time frame.
Do you do any sort of continuing education to stay up on the latest developments in your field?
We are a lifetime member of the Handyman Club of America and stay up on all new projects and products. We have a new floor covering and sealer that is the most durable product we have come across in a long time. Annual covering of garage floors and swimming pool decks has become a thing of the past with this product. Call us to find out more.