NEED A HANDYMAN?
It’s AVENBURY NEIGHBORS TO THE RESCUE!
Our Neighbor Helping Neighbor volunteers will provide assistance to Avenbury Lakes residents at no charge, except for the cost of any parts used in a repair.
TO CALL FOR HELP - Contact Joi Kime at the Avenbury Lakes Information Center at 937-9441 from 9 AM to 2 PM Monday thru Friday. Or simply print and fill out the Neighbor Helping Neighbor Request Form.
Listed here are some of the simple household repairs we can do as a good neighbor. All assistance will be at no cost for labor.
Repair or replace leaking faucets and sink stoppers
Repair or replace leaking drains
Replace garbage disposals
Unclog stopped up sinks or toilets
Replace toilet seals
Clean out the bath room vents
Replace smoke alarm batteries
Replace smoke alarms
Replace porch, ceiling lights or garage light bulbs
Replace light fixtures or light switches
Replace or install ceiling fans
Repair inoperative doorbells
Garage doors – program remotes or align sensors
Install grab bars on drywall surface only (no shower surrounds)
Help remove screens
Help hanging a shelf
Help hanging pictures
Help rearranging furniture (nothing real heavy)
Fix noisy ceiling fans
Replace lower window lugs
Light gas fireplace
Install peep holes
Replace door sweeps
Replace door frame weather stripping
Align sliding screen doors
Residents are to supply all replacement parts. All jobs should take an hour or less to complete.
Some of the things we will NOT DO are as follows:
Nothing on the outside of the house, except replacing light bulbs and cleaning out bathroom vents
Painting or repairing walls or ceilings
Replacing a leaking hot water tank
Running phone or electrical wiring to a new location
Hanging wall cabinets
If the work requested is something we will not do, the resident has the option to call a professional to do the work.