Handy Manners

Bulk Courier Service

Do you need help with delivery? During L3, people still need to shift big stuff but we can’t always just drive where we like. Handy Manners has vans, utes, trailers and strong men to help you shift some of those things that are just too...

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Working in Lockdown

Handy Manners is a recognised essential service provider. We have been open for business and serving clients during level 4 lockdown, provided the work is essential for the safety and security of people in lockdown. During lockdown we got several...

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HANGING DOORS – 22 JUNE 2018

A thrifty home-owner found some cheap doors on TradeMe to replace the broken old ones in her home. Unfortunately, they were not quite the same size. She called Handy Manners and we came buy to make adjustments to fit the doors properly. Job done...

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FENCE REPAIR – 11 JUNE 2018

Bit of an oops in the driveway and the neighbors’ fence needs a bit of help. Not a problem for Handy Manners. We got the fence fixed before the neighbor came home from holiday. Ok, the new wooden fence palings are not as weathered as the...

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PROPERTY TIDY-UP

The landlord hired Handy Manners to tidy up a tenanted property. We had a long list of small jobs to complete including: House wash Waterblast steps Treat driveway with Wet & Forget Fix boundary fence Fix curtain rod Repair garage door...

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PROPERTY TIDY-UP 15 JUNE 2018

Landlord called Handy Manners to tidy up a property in preparation for new tenants moving in. His priority was that we had to be done by Thursday and we had to keep under a specified budget so we prioritised jobs and got as much as we could...

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CONCRETE CUTTING – 8 JUNE 2018

Got called to cut some concrete. The homeowner wanted to put some drainage, wanted to do the work himself. But first, he needed a 16m trench cut in the concrete patio so he could dig and lay the drainage pipe. Not a problem. We had that done in a...

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SAD BUT SWEET – 30 MAY 2018

An old woman called and asked us to come to bury her cat. The cat had crawled under the house to die and she needed someone to get it out and bury it. Poor dear. She was really pleased that we took care of the task with respect and dignity and...

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PREP HOUSE FOR SALE – 5 JUNE 2018

A lovely older lady called us to prepare her house for sale with a long list of little jobs Rebuild the spa pool enclosure Paint the front steps Waterblast pathways Clean spouting Wash the house Fix the latch on the gate Re-hang a door Install a...

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OFFICE FIT-OUT – 9 MAY 2018

Got a call for an urgent office fit-out in the city. Something went wrong and they needed us to get them ready to open for business in 2 weeks. We reviewed the site, drew up plans and we started work. The site was prepped, painted, wall...

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