2014 September 23

Helping Hands

Don’t you sometimes wish you had an extra set of hands?  Or could be in two places at once?  Or had paid more attention in shop class? A bunch of companies have sprung up to provide a helper or two when you need it. Handy (formerly Handybook) connects  you with home cleaners and handymen who are “experienced, friendly, background-checked, and insured.”  There are 20 categories of services, the most popular being furniture assembly, interior painting, light fixtures, moving help, faucets, and home cleaning.  …

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