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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, window, flooring, tiling and room updates — to complete home remodeling projects for your bathrooms, kitchens, family rooms, dens, decks 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
  • Framing 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
  • Drywall installation and repair
  • Painting and staining
  • Fix and replace garbage disposal
  • Furnace filter replacement
  • Door installation and repair
  • Clean out duct work and dryer vents
  • Window and screen installation and repair
  • Patch cracks in driveway/seal driveways
  • Fix clogged sinks and toilets
  • Seasonal work/snow removal, leaf raking, yard work
  • Roof repairs and patching
  • Caulk interior and exterior

New Work

  • Deck and railing repair
  • Fence installation
  • Repair and replace wood trim
  • Decks and patios
  • Wall paper removal and installation
  • Kitchen cabinet and countertop installation
  • Repair and install shelves and storage units
  • All types of flooring repair and replacement
  • Repair and replace automatic garage door openers
  • Ceramic wall and floor tile

Miscellaneous

  • Move heavy items and appliances
  • Hook up appliances/move appliances
  • Assemble furniture/cabinets
  • Install ceiling fans and light fixtures
  • Minor electrical
  • Repair and replace sidewalks
  • Repair and install smoke detectors
  • Dock and pier installation

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

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

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

Kost's Korner

Painting your cabinets is the newly affordable fix to revitalizing your kitchen!

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Kitchen renovations are high on the list of most expensive home-improvement projects, but it is entirely possible to give your tired kitchen new life without breaking the bank. At the most basic, new paint and cabinet hardware freshen the look; while at the high end, upgraded cabinets and appliances within the original framework save the expense and hassle of moving plumbing and electrical lines. So, if changing trends or normal wear and tear means it’s time for a “kitchen -lift," here are a few simple and affordable upgrade ideas from thisoldhouse.com:

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Signs of a major leak under your home

Thursday, August 3, 2017

If you’ve noticed unexplained cracks in your home and office that appear to be growing larger every day, it’s likely these cracks in your walls or pavement are only a small sign of a much bigger problem - below your feet. Foundation problems can  undermine the infrastructure of a home or commercial building.  Foundation plumbing leaks or slab leaks have been known to literally tear building structures apart slowly over the course of years before an owner suspects anything.

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