Handyman

About Our Handyman Service

Senior Services offers a handyman program for seniors in Midland County.  A volunteer team helps seniors maintain their homes by making them safe and secure.  Many older adults have to give up the independence of living in their home simply because the home has not been modified for their safety.  Senior Services Team of Handymen to the rescue!

For more details about our Handyman Services, please call 633-3700 and be on your way to a safe and secure place to live!

What Team Handyman Will Do

Team Handyman will make sure that:

• All exterior doors are secure
• Windows and screens are secure and working
• The outside entrance lights are working
• The exterior areas around the house are safe
• Slip hazards inside the home such as, rugs, cords, etc. are secured
• Stairs and handrails are secure
• Ceiling light bulbs are replaced
• Anti-slip surfaces are installed in bath tubs
• Grab bars are installed
• Raised toilet seats are installed

Additional Handyman Services

The team can also

  • Install smoke alarms
  • Offer energy efficient light bulbs
  • Complete other safety-related repairs and tasks

Is There a Cost?

Labor and parts are free to seniors in Midland County who own their homes.  However, donations are greatly appreciated and are used to help expand the program and help more people in the community.

Things Our Handyman Service is Unable to Do

Our Handyman Service is unable do the following:
• Roof work
• Eaves replacement or cleaning
• Plumbing projects without a shut off valve
• Crawl space work
• Lawn and garden work
• Painting
• Floor replacement
• Wash windows
• Chemical applications
• Furniture moving or rearranging
• Any job which is outside of the available talent of the current volunteers