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86% Recommended

21 Years In Business

Company Details


5 Comsewogue Ct.
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776


  • Mon: Open 24 Hours
  • Tue: Open 24 Hours
  • Wed: Open 24 Hours
  • Thu: Open 24 Hours
  • Fri: Open 24 Hours
  • Sat: Open 24 Hours
  • Sun: Open 24 Hours
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Service Details

  • Small Jobs Welcome

Areas of Expertise

  • Cost Effective Problem Solving
  • Fluid Communication between Client and us
  • NYS Certified Building Inspection / Fire Emergency Inspection
  • Building / Construction Project Management /
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Cost Information

  • Free Estimates
  • Trip Charge May Apply
  • Credit Cards Accepted


23 Verified Reviews
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0.50 Roberto P. Bay Shore, NY

Too expensive and they want people to live in that house help him and charge a lot money for small project no good.

5.0 Nancy P. Manorville, NY

We were very happy with the work Steve did. Took about two hours and was very reasonably priced. Would definitely hire Steve again!

5.0 Larry N. Commack, NY

Excellent quality and service.

0.50 Eileen P. Sayville, NY

Learn from our mistake. Do not hire Steve Applebaum, the. LI Handy Hubby. Seven weeks ago Steve estimated $80-$100 to fix our hot tub leaks then charged us $252. He said the repair was more difficult than he thought. We found out, after running it, that it still leaked at his repair areas. So Steve lied and said he stood by his work and would fix it. He came back once and told us to spray it with flex seal. We did and it still leaks, we think because he used the wrong PVC pipes. We asked for a partial refund minus the cost of parts. No response. He still won’t respond to our calls and emails. Like many amateur hubbys who think they are handy, Steve guesses how to do repairs and it ends up costing you tons more cause of hubby’s mistakes. Now we know Steve is the type of guy who would ask relatives to write those positive reviews that had impressed us. We should have known the type of fraud he was by Steve’s business card slogan: “Size doesn’t matter.” Ugh. We are honest hard-working, trusting people and Steve made fools of us. Beware and don’t get schnookered by hiring LI Hubby. You’ve been warned. We gave Steve half a star rating only because he showed up. He really deserves all zeros.

3.0 Aiesha F. Deer Park, NY

While we were happy with the completed work, we really wish Steve was available more to do the work in the mornings instead of afternoons. It was hard to nail down times with him but to be fair, it also snowed 3 of the 6 weeks he was working on our staircase. His prices were quite reasonable compared to others we interviewed. He even offered a reduced fee when the work became more extensive and stretched into additional weeks.

5.0 Richard S. Ridge, NY

Steve Applebaum did an outstanding job. Very personable and will hire him again.

0.50 Arlene F. East Northport, NY

Steve did not show up or call to do the job he said he would do.

5.0 Deborah S. Sound Beach, NY

Handy Hubby Steve repaired cement stairs and installed a new outside back door. He did an awesome job. Steve was always on time and made sure everything was done properly. His prices were very reasonable. Great personality. Very personable. I will definitely use him in the future for any other repairs I need done.

5.0 Allen B. Smithtown, NY

I had a handyman replace my sink and vanity in the bathroom of my home. He was very reliable. He took ownership and returned to fix a leaky faucet. He took care of the issue immediately. Fantastic customer service.

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