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Stan’s Handyman Service
Chicago, IL 60659 (map)

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Stan’s Handyman Service provides rapid remodeling. I am located on the north side of Chicago, Portage Park, West Rogers Park, Evanston, Andersonville,Saganagh,Norridge,

I have pictures and my references are available upon request. I also provide emergency service on evenings and weekends, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

I am professional, punctual, efficient, very detailed, hard working, quick, clean, reliable, and mission-orientated with a can-do attitude.

I am also customer service orientated. There are no problems, only solutions!

With over 18 years of experience in business, A 10 years US Air Force Veteran in aircraft mechanic- environmental / electrical systems . I have 3 years Southern Illinois University under Industrial Technology.

I specialize in the following:

* Painting – Interior and exterior. I have over 10 seasonal years with Color Perfect, a company that relocated in McHenry and Wisconsin owned by Craig Rawlins.

* Drywall – hanging, taping, plastering, skim coating

* Carpentry – doors, windows, framing, trim, kitchen cabinets, closet systems, vanities, pictures, mirrors, wall shelves, install plasma TV and do window treatments

* Plumbing – toilets, faucets, drains, garbage disposals, dish washer hook up, sweating copper.

* Tiling – all kinds such as ceramic and porcelain

* Electrical – light fixtures, ceiling fans, can lights, switches, outlets, dimmers. Exterior lighting-low voltage, add new cicuit, under cabinet lighting.BX – Greenfield – Conduit.

* Flooring – laminate and ceramic

* Bathroom remodeling

* Kitchen remodeling

* Clean furnace and change filters – appliance hook up

* Apartment preparation – presently responsible for a 10-unit building on north side Addison and Paulina, and a 3-unit Jonquil terrace and Sheridan Road

I specialize in move outs and on-call repairs. I have a van and all tools.

I am presently working for Dads Handyman Service part time.

Very recently completed 5 kitchen backsplashes with glass tile .

Doing power washes and stain 750 sq. ft.deck – Desplains
2 story porch and small deck replced and reinforced 80 lin ft. hand rail.

Previously worked for Handyman Matters, a national handyman company for 4 months. done framing, drywall, taping, priming and painting as well as garbage disposals, faucets, gutters, and bi-fold doors. I was only working for 10 to 15 hours a week. Most of my work was downtown, north side, and north suburbs.

I worked for Great Lakes Retail Services and installed counter tops for Jenny Craig.

Recently, I worked for I Beam Team through a temporary agency for 6 months traveling throughout Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana.

We did merchandising resets for Home Depot, 2-6 bays to whole aisles, followed Plan-o-grams, with graphics and carpentry. I worked for 10-12 hours a day, 4 days a week or longer until I get the job completed.

I still have my own small remodeling business called Rapid Remodeling for 18 years. Due to family looking for full-time work closer to city, most of my customers were up in Chain of Lakes Area. My last job in 2 years was in Antioch, Fox Lake, and Ingleside in Illinois.

In Saginaw neighborhood, I installed in 2 storm doors, a 100-foot wooden fence and gate, and installed over the stove microwave.

In Evanston, I installed 2 storm doors, sanded 2 fireplace mantles, and installed 1000-sq. ft. laminate. I also installed exterior light fixtures, and changed 4 light switches to dimmers.

In Andersoville, I skim coated and painted 2 bedroom apartments.

In Wrigleyville, I painted 2 one-bedroom apartments, unclogged toilets, bathtub drains, and new copper hot water line in the 2nd floor.

In Antioch, this spring I just finished a big job of 2 Cottages, 2-3 years. Look for Tom Tomesello, the owner, as my reference.

In Loon Lake, I did 4 bedroom summer homes, replaced 26 windows, rerouted and replaced kitchen water lines, plumbed, water lines and drained for the 2nd floor laundry room. I rerouted the kitchen gas pipe, installed heating ducts for furnace and soffit for ducts, replaced hot water heater, and skim coat sanded and prime painted the entire interior.

Cross Lake – I complete the bath and Kitchen, 10 can lights, framed drywalled walk-in-closet. Power washed, repaired, and put railings on 30′ X 10′ deck. I installed 220V line for electric stove. I also plastered, primed and painted the interior of a 3-bedroom cottage as well as floor and wall tile bathroom.


5/5 stars June 10, 2012



Stan Ramirez





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