Business Idea Center: Handyman - Professions

Board-Up Service

Board-Up Service

If you're in an area prone to hurricanes or tornadoes, help your community with a board-up service.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Boat Cleaning Service

Boat Cleaning Service

Get boats and your business into ship-shape.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No
Boat Moving And Storage

Boat Moving And Storage

If you have extra space, get your move on with this company.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No
Bookbinding and Repairs

Bookbinding and Repairs

Don't be bound to just one job--try bookbinding and repairs for another source of income.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Bug Screen Repair

Bug Screen Repair

Everyone has screens on their windows, and you can be the person to help maintain them.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Cabinet Door Replacements

Cabinet Door Replacements

Cabinetry businesses offer many different services and products. Find your niche through door replacement.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Cabinetmaking Service

Cabinetmaking Service

Make the most of your skills by customizing cabinets for others.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Carpentry

Carpentry

Take your woodworking skills to the masses with a carpentry business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No
Carpet and Upholstery Service

Carpet and Upholstery Service

This maintenance business is in constant demand.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Carpet Installations

Carpet Installations

Use your handiwork skills to lay down a new business.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Carport Conversions

Carport Conversions

Make carports more secure for storage by turning them into a garage.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Caulking and Flashing Service

Caulking and Flashing Service

If you're a person who pays attention to detail and likes working with your hands, this may be the business for you.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Cedar Shake Restoration

Cedar Shake Restoration

The roof over your head can get a lot bigger after you start a successful cedar shake restoration business.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Ceramic Tile Sales and Installation

Ceramic Tile Sales and Installation

You'll be floored by the profits you can make by selling and installing ceramic tile.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Chimney Repairs

Chimney Repairs

A damaged chimney can be the source of unwanted fires or carbon monoxide intrusion. Keep people safe with a chimney repair service.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

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