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Handyman in Kembangan
Kembangan is a subzone and residential precinct located in the town of Bedok in the East Region of Singapore. It consists largely of private residential areas and a small public housing estate along Lengkong Tiga. Kembangan means "expansion" in Malay. The road Jalan Kembangan was officially named in 1932.
Kembangan along with the wider Geylang district was badly hit by the September 1964 race riots and schools in the area had to be closed for an extended period despite other schools in Singapore reopening after the curfew was lifted. Later in the 1980s, Kampong Kembangan and Kampong Pachitan, which used to stand at present day Kembangan estate, was demolished to make way for redevelopments in the area. Kampong Kembangan lies approximately to the east of the present day HDB flats in the estate, while Kampong Pachitan lie west of the flats. Several roads in the area were removed or realigned with the redevelopments that were in tandem with the construction of the MRT Line and station there.
The estate is served by the Kampong Kembangan Community Club. The Siglap Park Connector which runs to either the Bedok Reservoir Park or the East Coast Park cuts through the area too. There are more amenities located in the nearby Chai Chee and Eunos estates. The area also has multiple places of worship like the Bethesda Chapel, Mangala Vihara Buddhist Temple, Masjid Abdul Razak, Masjid Mydin and The Buddhist Union.
The estate is served by the East West MRT Line at the Kembangan MRT Station. There is only one public bus service (no. 42) serving the area, which also serves the neighbouring Opera Estate. There are more bus services to be found along the one directional Sims Avenue East that lies south of the estate, or the further Changi Road which runs in the opposite direction towards the city. The Pan Island Expressway which lies north of the estate does not have an exit leading into the estate.
So what is a Handyman?
A handyman, also known as a handyperson or handyworker, is a person skilled at a wide range of repairs, typically around the home. These tasks include trade skills, repair work, maintenance work, are both interior and exterior, and are sometimes described as "side work", "odd jobs" or "fix-up tasks".
The services that a handyman can provide vary widely, and so do the rates for such services. The current market and the personal preferences of the handyman affect both of these greatly. Basically, a handyman is a jack-of-all-trades, an individual who is skilled at performing various tasks. Handymen usually take on jobs like minor home repairs and other construction tasks.
How big or small these tasks are, along with how experienced the handyman is will be what determines the rate that you will be paying. Some handymen will estimate how long a job will take and base their rate off that, or will offer a flat rate for the whole job. Paying a flat rate can be advantageous for you if your handyman gives you an honest estimate of how long the job takes.
The flat rate also protects you from complications that may arise that make the job take longer than expected.
What is a Professional Handyman Company?
Most of the handyman prefer to do field work rather than being desk bound and managing the business. While many operate as an individual or a small team and registered as a sole proprietor, there aren’t many truly professional handymen company that are licensed and insured. It is easily to assume that handyman work seems simple, sometime a twist of fate can turn into disaster and can get out of control. Such as drilling through a conceal pipe or electrical wires.
the difference with a professional handyman company is that...
This incident can be prevented with the right use of equipment and know how. However, when disaster strike, a professional company will be able to handle such crisis whereby the individual cannot. Professional handyman company have many teams of technician with various core trade specialist such as carpenter, plumber and electrician. Professional handyman company have more accountability, reliability and credential due to the licensed issued with stringent requirement by the relevant authorities such as HDB and BCA.
A professional handyman company is more organised, better equipt and better trained with constant updates on the current practices. In order to comply to the regulatory of the authority, the cost of a professional company operation gets higher compared to a sole proprietor. Not many wants to or are able to run a full pledge professional handyman company. Ultimately, engaging a Professional Handyman company will give you a peace of mind knowing that the job will be completed due to the solid support of the organisation and its capability to deliver as promised.
We wish you the best of luck with your project.
Services we provide in Kembangan
Our experienced carpenters are able to undertake most repair and fabrication works.
Our plumber and electrician team can troubleshoot to repair or new installation works
Our experience handymen that hang a picture or assemble new flat pack furniture
We are HDB licensed contractor. We can undertake most of the renovation works.
We are a BCA registered contractor. We will reinstate premises to its original condition.
We specialise in seepage and leakage problems. We can solve all of your waterproofing nightmare.
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Our Contact and Location
HRD Professional Handyman Pte Ltd
Blk 9003 Tampines St 93 #04-192 Singapore 528837
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