Desert Sun Handyman Services

3.68 |23 Verified Ratings
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Desert Sun Handyman Services

3.68 | 23 Verified Ratings
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208-344-3141

1111 S. Orchard St. Suite 101
Boise, ID 83705
 
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Desert Sun Handyman Services


We are a local handyman service based out of Boise, Idaho. We give free estimates within 24 hours. You have tried the rest, now try the best! We can take care of all your house hold needs. Big or small we do it all. If it is not on the list it does not mean we can not do it! Give us a call for all your handyman needs inside or outside we would love to help you.

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Service Area

  • Boise
  • Nampa
  • Meridian
  • Caldwell
  • Kuna
  • Mountain Home
  • Ola
  • Banks
  • Letha
  • Star
  • Emmett
  • Melba
  • Huston
  • Fruitland
  • Idaho City
  • Eagle
  • Parma
  • Payette
  • Horseshoe Bend
  • Marsing
  • Mountain Home AFB
  • Wilder
  • Middleton
  • Sweet
  • Greenleaf
  • Murphy
  • Homedale
  • Notus
  • New Plymouth
  • Placerville
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Services Offered

Appliances
  • Small Appliance Install
  • Microwave Oven Install
Awnings
  • Metal Awning or Patio Cover Repair
Cabinets
  • Cabinet Repair
Carpenters
  • Window Frame Repair - For Business
Decks
  • Deck or Porch Repair
  • Clean & Seal Deck, Fence, Patio or Porch
Doors
  • Door Repair
  • Door Hardware Repair
  • Sliding Door or Tracks Repair
Drywall & Plaster
  • Drywall Repair
Fences
  • Wood Fence Repair
Glass & Mirrors
  • Mirrors Install or Replace
Gutters
  • PVC Gutter Repair
Handyman Services
  • Handyman for Multiple Small Projects
  • Child-proofing Install
  • Weatherstripping Install
Painting
  • Paint or Stain Small Projects - For Business
Power Washing
  • Clean Roof
Roofing
  • Asphalt Shingle Roof Repair
Sheds & Enclosures
  • Shed, Barn or Playhouse Repair
Siding
  • Exterior Trim Repair
Tree Service
Window Coverings
Windows
  • Window Hardware Repair

Areas of Expertise

  • Handyman
  • Landscaping, and Clean ups
  • Cabinets, Windows and Doors
  • Tile,Painting, Plumbing

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Tuesday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Wednesday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Thursday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Friday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Credentials

In Business Since: 2017
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Desert Sun Handyman Services

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5.0   |  
Review by in Meridian, ID
Perform work as stated on work order. Some material was not used was credited before final bill was paid
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Review by in Boise, ID
Project: Hire a Handyman
Watch the workmanship. Bill’s worker was told to take short cuts during pre-painting prep which would result in having to do it again soon. I asked Bill about it and he got mad at me and the worker for confronting him about it. Made me very angry!
Response by Desert Sun Handyman Services: I am very sorry for this comment. All work was completed per the work order that was approved by you. I also did not hear that you had any complaints when you paid your final balance. If there is an issue with work performed please do not hesitate to call the office.
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Review by in Boise, ID
Project: Repair Cabinets
Our experience with this company was extremely poor. Initially, the owner was very professional and presented us with a plan, a timeline and ultimately an estimate for the work. The execution of the plan and the timeline were very far under what I believe is the standard. There was no communication from the office/workers about what time they would be showing up each day. The individual sent to the jobsite on day one and subsequent days had minimal experience (no more than 2 weeks) on the job and had previously never done any type of construction work. He openly told us this. He was left on site with instructions and no supervisor for about 75% of the entire time to do the job. Our floors were not protected during the work and therefore damage occurred to our hard wood floors. As one might imagine, the job took over the projected 3 days to complete (7-10 days longer than projected) and never was completed to a satisfactory level for my next team to come in. I eventually had to hire someone else to complete the job. What I believe to be the worst aspect of this is that in spite of the issues presented and several picture- filled e-mails to document this unsatisfactory work and ask for it to be corrected, the owner (Bill) never came back to inspect the work of his inexperienced crew. This was one of the most disastrous experiences I have ever had with a work crew doing handy projects on my house. We ended up filing a complaint with HomeAdvisor for the terrible experience. In retrospect, they are probably good for small jobs like cleaning gutters or very simple handy tasks as the other reviews have commented, but I would not recommend them for anything complex that requires attention to detail.

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0.5   |  10-16-2018
Review by Tyson C. in Boise, ID
Project: Hire a Handyman
Do not hired this company the promise to complete a project but don't deliver. Each they were at my home there was always a different person at my home working only half a day and still no response from the owner Bill Andrews.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Boise, ID
Project: Repair Window Frames
Was knowledgeable and professional, great job.

1 of 1 users found this review helpful.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Meridian, ID
Project: Repair Drywall
He was very courteous and professional.
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1.5   |  
Review by in Boise, ID
Project: Hire a Handyman
The owner gave me an estimate to remove some old counter tops and backsplash laminate and modify 2 base cabinets to fit 2 small dishwashers. The quote was $410. The worker was here for 2.5 hours the first day. He came back the next day with another person who mostly watched and did another hour's work. We waited for a week to hear back from the company as to when they would be back to complete the work and didn't hear a word. It was then I decided to fire them. I asked for a reduction in the bill based on a reasonable hourly rate ($40 - $50 per hour) as it took far less time than anticipated. I was then told that the minimum labor rate is $75 per hour. This was for relatively low skill demo work mind you. I can see a higher skilled task fetching a higher rate but not for this type of work. The $75 per hour rate is not published so that was a surprise. My bad for not asking and clarifying their labor rate. The worker also had to use up one of my saw blades to finish cutting the cabinets because his blade was too dull. This less than stellar review is justified based on my experience. Overpriced, unreliable, poor customer service. Do not recommend.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Boise, ID
Estimate was same as actual. Professional, efficient, friendly, very Knowledgable.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Boise, ID
Project: Hire a Handyman
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Review by in Boise, ID
They called to let us know they were on their way. They got the job finished in a timely manner. They told that if we had anymore issues with the doors to please give them a call and they would come back out to do any needed adjustments. The bi-fold works are working great.
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