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The HandyVan Service

New service – The HandyVan team now offer a school and commercial building minor works maintenance service.

Our Handyvan team can offer an extra pair of hands to make your life easier, carrying out both small and larger jobs around the home and garden.

The services are available to all residents of South Gloucestershire. There are subsidised rates for home owners and private tenants who are over 60 years old and/or registered disabled for Home Maintenance.

Important: Our HandyVan team will only visit at a prearranged time (Monday to Friday) and never cold call. We will always be in uniform, carry identification and use a South Gloucestershire Council branded van. If in doubt, ask for identification and/or call us on 01454 864011.

The Handy van service

The Handy van service

Home Maintenance

  • plumbing repairs and maintenance
  • carpentry
  • flooring timber and laminates
  • painting and decorating
  • fencing, decking repairs and replacement
  • curtain poles and blinds
  • shelves
  • flat pack furniture building
  • tiling and grouting

Other services provided:

The HandyVan team now offer a School and Commercial Building minor works maintenance service.

  • plumbing, repairs and maintenance
  • carpentry
  • window and door repairs
  • glazing
  • painting and decorating
  • drains

Please contact us to discuss your requirements, advice or a quote. 01454 864011 or

Garden Maintenance

  • grass cutting and strimming
  • lawn care and weeding
  • hedge trimming and shrub pruning
  • patio and decking repairs
  • fence repairs
  • painting panels and sheds
  • gutter cleaning and repairs

Home security

A free home safety and security service is available to home owners, occupiers and private tenants on request or referral. Improving the security of your home will reduce the risk of burglary and help make you feel safer in your home.

Large scale repairs

Larger repairs and home adaptations are offered at non-subsidised rates. Please contact us to discuss your requirements, advice or a quote.


Here are some recent comments from our Handyvan customers.

“Kind and understanding tradesmen…finding this service helps and has lifted a huge weight off my mind. As a carer it has been very useful”

“We have used this service about six times and every time have been more than please with the work done and the pleasant Handyvan people”

“Thank you for this service, it is a real life line for independent living”

“Excellent service as always, I don’t know how I manage without it”

“An excellent service – from the initial call to the completion of the work. Certainly ‘value for money”

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