Serving Winnipeg clients for more than 30 years, A Wizards has proven our reputation as a trusted home renovation and repair contractor with On-Time and On-Budget record. As an experienced Chief Power Engineer with a valid provincial ticket we can provide you with a FREE ESTIMATE for your project. We have an A+ rating with BBB and carry WCB and i read more...
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I hired this father & son team to hang up a few photos in my new condo. They did ok work hanging up the pictures, they were heavy so we needed 50 lb plugs to hold the pictures.
They left grease stains on my walls and didn’t erase any marks. Pretty lazy effort.
I asked them to sand a sticky door that didn’t close properly and they used an electric sander to ruin my door. They made a staircase out of the door. No pride in craftsmanship. Anyone who would be a professional would be embarrassed by that work. So sloppy.
Also, I asked him to hang up a thumbs up door knob. He installed it the wrong way and inadvertently rated his own poor job. I didn’t think anyone would be that stupid to be honest. Common sense isn’t that common.
Do not use these guys - they cut corners at all costs.
Very sloppy work. Have to keep an eye on him and his son. Like to take shortcuts, did not know how to cut stairs (for my deck). I had to help him and supply table saw to get the job done efficiently. He brought a ready made stair stringer from an old stair, probably from another job,but did not know, you have to measure and calculate the rise and run based on the height and distance of the job. I went along with his work and had to make the stringer he brought work by digging out a foot of dirt in the ground so it would work, we adapted the earth to fit his stringer, really he should have cut a stringer, by calculating the rise in run, he did not know that. A real carpenter learns to cut stairs before he can pass a carpentry course.
Had to get a journeyman electrician to check his work. He could not figure out why a two way switch he wired in a hall was not working in sequence with the second switch. The journeyman electrician removed the faceplate of one switch and immediately saw the wiring was wrong. He corrected the wiring and the switch worked the way it was supposed to.
In another electrical job, Calvin suggested I run an underground conduit from the house and have a plugin on the fence post, I was digging up the ground and laying stones for a patio; since the ground was dug up now was the time to do it. Sounded like a good idea , material not to expensive, lets do it,. Calvin told me all the material to buy and I did, and Calvin wired it and set it up. after getting the permit for the work after the job, the city sent a Journeyman Electrician to inspect the job to make sure it was up to code. It failed miserably, Calvin used wrong gage of wire , he used wrong outside receptacle's, he installed the underground conduit against code. It has to be ripped out and reinstalled up to code. Calvin lied and misrepresented himself as a Journeyman Electrician. At this point I FIRED him and told him he will no longer be working for me.
In reference to my previous review, Calvin has changed his company name to "Go to Handyman Service", A-Wizard has a bad name I guess.
Kelvin has provided services for me and my family for over 10 years at a variety of residences. He is always punctual, clean, honest and always has good suggestions also if you're not sure on products or brands. I've been really pleased with all his work over the years and know I can count on his knowledge and professionalism. He's quite funny too! Fair prices, gives a quote beforehand with options once he starts the project.
I have nothing but great things to say about the work that Kelvin has done for me. Everything he has done which has been about 6 jobs has been done to my satisfaction. He's been on time and makes great suggestions if I'm not sure what to do. I would certainly recommend him.
A Wizards Handyman Service has a TrustScore™ of 1.9. The average TrustScore™ for other businesses providing similar services in Winnipeg and the surrounding areas is 2.8. For detailed information on how TrustScore is calculated, click here.
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Simply replacing vanities or toilet or flooring or totally remodelling the bathroom. Â We can provide the experience and knowledge for all the plumbing, electrical and drywall that is required. Updating or adding a new bath to any home is always a great investment. Free Estimate.
Turn your old or unfinished basement into a space you and your family can enjoy for many years to come. Â Create a new game room; or perhaps you're interested in using your basement as a new bedroom or office. Â Complete that Laundry room or add another bathroom. Free Estimate.
Just the right finishing touch with show off your home in it's best light. Baseboards and trim or special cabinets, shelfs or corner pieces are a perfect accent to any room. Add the finishing touch to your yard as well with a custom pergoda. Free Estimate.
Black mold can be cleaned but that doesn't stop it from coming back! To totally correct this problem you must use a special product or remove the infected area with special care. We have the experience and equipment to handle this problem. Free Estimate.
Laminate flooring or vinyl flooring can add richness to any room. But don't forget to have a solid subfloor to ensure the finished product is safe and looks great!! Free Estimate.
A freash update without a lot of expense is with new countertops. Moving appliances or upgrading to new bigger ones? We can adjust your countertops to fit. Free Estimate.
Serving Winnipeg clients for more than 30 years, A Wizards has proven our reputation as a trusted home renovation and repair contractor with On-Time and On-Budget record. As an experienced Chief Power Engineer with a valid provincial ticket we can provide you with a FREE ESTIMATE for your project.
We have an A+ rating with BBB and carry WCB and insurance coverage.
A Wizards can renovate or remodel your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room or basement or provide the smaller home repairs to new windows or door. We can fix or replace sinks and taps, stove, dryer or bathroom vents. We will replace vinyl or laminate flooring and subfloors, patch and paint drywall damage or paint whole homes or rooms. Replacing lighting fixtures or switches are no problem for us.
We will work on project / quoted pricing or bundle any service and work on hourly basis.
|Main contact(s)||Kelvin Hutlet|
|Listed with TrustedPros since:||2013|
|Accepts credit cards||Yes|
|24 Hour emergency service||No|
|Legal structure||Sole Proprietor|
|Licensing information||Contact A Wizards Handyman Service to request licensing info.|
|Insurance information||Contact A Wizards Handyman Service to request insurance details.|
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