Looking for a handyman to fix something at home? You'll be pleased to know that the average cost of home maintenance services in NSW remained unchanged from FY14 to FY15.
Pricing figures from ServiceSeeking.com.au revealed that $50/hr is still the average rate for home handiwork in NSW. Meanwhile, the budget and premium rates saw a price reduction of 11% and 8% respectively. A budget job now costs $40/hr while the premium rate dropped to $55/hr.
For the last financial year, the cost of hiring a professional handyman has been generally stable across Australia. Only ACT and Tas saw a change in the average rates for home handiwork; five states and one territory, on the other hand, saw unchanged prices for the past year. The median rates across different states also remained within the $45/hr to $50/hr range.
Posting a job on the site will help you get reliable quotes from as many as a dozen professional home maintenance businesses. Once you get the quotes, be sure to compare them carefully so that you can get the best value for your money. You can also check out a list of the top handymen on NSW here.