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Bournemouth & Poole Handyman Service

The Handyman Service
Bournemouth, Poole & Christchurch

Looking for a genuine, reliable, local handyman?

I provide a good value and efficient handyman service in the Poole, Bournemouth and Christchurch areas. I’m an experienced tradesman that carries out work to a high standard and my rates are very competitive. If the service you’re looking for isn’t listed below then give me a ring – I’ll tackle almost anything. All my work is guaranteed and I have full liability cover.

My rates

  • I charge £30 for the first hour and a labour rate of £20 per hour thereafter for all handyman services.
  • I do charge for materials and fixings
  • If you need me to collect specific materials for you, I charge for my time. (e.g. timber, fencing, gates, etc.)

I am pleased to provide services to commercial customers, including factories, offices, letting agents, shops and restaurants.

Typical jobs include


  • General Repairs
  • Hanging mirrors
  • Minor carpentry
  • Changing strip lights
  • Assembling or building shelving & storage
  • Flat pack furniture assembly
  • Painting
  • Wallpaper hanging
  • Wood & laminate floor laying
  • Fitting Venetian blinds and curtains
  • Picture hanging


  • Fence, gate install & repair
  • Gutter replacement
  • Fascia boards and soffit repairs
  • Painting
  • Gutter cleaning
  • Garden tidying
  • Lawn mowing
  • Hedge trimming
  • Tree pruning


  • Change taps
  • Fix dripping taps
  • Replacing ball valves
  • Repair leaks
  • Toilet repair & replace
  • Plumbing in sinks/basins
  • Installing washing machines and dishwashers


  • Add shelving
  • Picture & Mirror hanging
  • Flat pack furniture assembly
  • Bed installation


  • Changing taps & washers
  • Installing shower doors
  • Fit shower pumps
  • Fit power showers
  • Fix faulty cisterns
  • Fixing general plumbing problems
  • Towel rails hung
  • Painting
  • Re-grout
  • Tiling
  • Re-seal (Silicone)


  • Counter top installation
  • Installing & upgrading cabinets
  • Replacing cabinet doors/fronts
  • Installing cabinets & appliances
  • Kitchen sink installation
  • Tap replacement
  • Install Breakfast bars


  • Replacing lights
  • Replacing light switches
  • Replacing sockets
  • Replacing extractor fans

Larger Jobs

For larger jobs, I can quote a fixed price to complete the service.

Priced jobs can include kitchen fitting, bathroom installations, tiling, and other installations which would require my services for longer than a day.



£30 First Hour
£20 per hour thereafter


All Work Guaranteed

Areas Covered

Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne, Ferndown, Verwood

I have full public liability insurance.

Private and commercial work undertaken.

Jobs I don't undertake

Sorry, I don't carry out...

  • Door Hanging
  • Gas fitting or repairs
  • Extensive carpentry work
  • Some electrical work
  • Landscaping
  • Rubbish removal
  • Drainage work

I recommend that you get a specialist company to complete the above tasks.

About me

The Handyman Service is provided by:

Pete Quenault t/a QQS
53 Bowden Road,
BH12 4PW