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Handyman Services

handyman ocala handyman the villagesKost has been providing homes and businesses throughout Ocala and The Villages® community with quality craftsmanship across all of their repair, maintenance and remodeling projects — both large and small — inside and outside. We specialize in everything from basic repair, carpentry, plumbing, painting and installation tasks — to moderate-sized projects like door, flooring, tiling and room updates — to home remodeling projects for your bathrooms, kitchens, family rooms, dens, and garages.

In addition, we can handle all of your specialized handicap and aging-in-place needs for ramps, grab-bars, railings, door handles and the like.  And, we can also set up a year-round home maintenance program for your home to help you stay ahead of minor repairs before they become more expensive problems.

Kost specializes in services such as:

  • Finish Carpentry
  • Painting

And we can also assist in many of the below services as well:

Home Repairs 

Routine Maintenance

  • Repair cracks or holes in walls and ceilings
  • Clean, repair and caulk gutters
  • Small drywall repair
  • Painting and staining
  • Fix garbage disposal (no electrical)
  • Furnace filter replacement
  • Clean out dryer vents
  • Window repair and screen installation and repair
  • Patch cracks in driveway/seal driveways
  • Fix clogged sinks and toilets
  • Seasonal work/snow removal, leaf raking, yard work
  • Caulk interior and exterior

New Work

  • Railing repair
  • Fence installation
  • Repair and replace wood trim
  • Wall paper removal and installation
  • Kitchen cabinet and countertop installation
  • Repair and install shelves and storage units
  • All types of flooring repair and replacement
  • Ceramic wall and floor tile

Miscellaneous

  • Move heavy items and appliances
  • Hook up appliances/move appliances (no electrical)
  • Assemble furniture/cabinets
  • Repair sidewalks
  • Repair and install smoke detectors (no electrical)

Kost Plumbing services just about anywhere in Marion, Lake & Sumter Counties, including (but not limited to) the following areas:

  • Ocala
  • The Villages® community
  • Belleview
  • Dunnellon
  • Lady Lake
  • Summerfield
  • Silver Springs
  • Reddick
  • Wildwood
  • Leesburg

So whatever project it is that needs to be done around your home, give us a call at (352) 817-7647 or use our online service request form to reach out to us.

What Others Say About Kost Plumbing

We had Kost Plumbing come out on weeknight when we had no water and he fixed the problem THAT NIGHT! We were amazed at his great work ethic and honest prices that he will be our Plumber for Life!!

Susan J., Ocala, FL

Thomas has done numerous jobs for me, and his work is always exceptional. He is very dependable and is willing to go out of his way to make sure the job is done right. In my opinion you could not hire a more professional or honest person.

Barbara A., Ocala, FL

Thank you so much for all the help and support you provided when we had that leak! I couldn't have asked for a better job or price and the fact that you got it fixed so quickly that we were able to keep up our busy schedules without hardly missing a beat was AWESOME!!! Thanks again.

John D., Citra, FL

I do now know where to start, your prices and plumbing expertise are exceptional. I also appreciate your deck building and carpenter skills, not to mention that outstanding kitchen remodel. With your card I do not need anybody's "List" or any "Referral Program". Keep up the good work!

Chuck F., Reddick, FL

Kost's Korner

How to prepare your pipes for the first freeze of winter

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Winters can be particularly harsh on your home’s plumbing. Here are some ways to start preparing now and avoid damage when winter arrives:

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How often do my dryer vents need cleaned?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Much like our home’s air ducts, dryer vents are an often forgotten about the task that when ignored can cause serious fire hazards and a buildup of dust, mildew, and humidity. When lint is blown from the dryer into the dryer vent, it begins to build up and may not be adequately pushed through.

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