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At American Home Maintenance, we understand the value of having a reliable and skilled handyman to take care of all your home improvement needs. Finding a trustworthy and experienced handyman can be a challenging task, but with our 30 years of experience serving the North Shore community of Illinois, we have established ourselves as the go-to handyman company. Contact our team today for expert help you can trust.

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30 Years of Experience

What Is a Handyman?

A handyman is a skilled professional who can perform a wide range of maintenance, repair, and improvement tasks for both residential and commercial properties. They are typically trained in multiple trades and can handle tasks such as plumbing, electrical work, painting, carpentry, and much more. They are often a more cost-effective option than hiring individual specialists for specific tasks.

At American Home Maintenance, our handymen are highly experienced and can handle a variety of tasks, making them a convenient and practical solution for all your home improvement needs.

What we do

Installations, Repairs, Remodels, and Custom Woodworking

At American Home Maintenance, we take pride in being a luxury contracting company dedicated to serving the North Shore community of Illinois. Our unwavering commitment to our core values of honesty, commitment to service, and respect drives us to deliver exceptional handyman services. With an impressive track record of more than 30 years, we bring expertise and skill to every project, offering a diverse range of installations, repairs, remodels, and custom woodworking services.

Choose American Home Maintenance as your go-to handyman, and experience the difference our dedicated team can make in maintaining and improving your home.

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Tips for Finding the Best Handyman in Illinois

Hiring a handyman can be a great way to save time and money on home maintenance and repairs, but it’s important to find the right one for your needs. Here are some tips for finding the best handyman in Illinois:

  1. Get recommendations from friends, family, or neighbors who have used a handyman before. Personal referrals can be valuable in finding a reliable and trustworthy handyman.
  2. Do your research and read reviews online. Websites like Yelp and Angie’s List can provide helpful insights into a handyman’s reputation and quality of work.
  3. Look for a handyman who is licensed, insured, and experienced in the specific services you need. This ensures that the work will be done correctly and safely.
  4. Ask for references and follow up with them. This will give you a better idea of the handyman’s work ethic and customer service.
  5. Get multiple quotes and compare them. While cost shouldn’t be the only deciding factor, it’s important to find a handyman who offers fair and reasonable prices.
  6. Trust your instincts. If something feels off or you have doubts about a handyman, it’s best to keep looking.

By following these tips and choosing American Home Maintenance, you can feel confident in finding the best handyman for your North Shore home. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help with your home improvement needs.

Our Handyman Services in Illinois

When it comes to finding a reliable and skilled handyman, we have you covered. With years of experience serving the local community, we take great pride in offering a comprehensive range of handyman services designed to meet all your home maintenance and improvement needs. From installations to repairs, and remodels to custom woodworking, our team of experts is ready to tackle any project, big or small. With a commitment to delivering exceptional service and ensuring customer satisfaction, you can trust us to provide the highest level of craftsmanship and professionalism. Give us a call today at (847) 807-1583 and let us take care of all your handyman needs.

HVAC Services

We specialize in a comprehensive array of air conditioning services, ranging from the seamless installation of cutting-edge models to meticulous maintenance routines that keep your system purring like a contented kitten. Should any unexpected hiccups arise, fear not! Our North Shore handymen are here to mend the inner workings of your AC unit. And when the time comes for a refreshing change, we offer a seamless replacement process that guarantees the rebirth of cool breezes on your property. From the blissful chill that envelops your living space to the continuous flow of hot water that brings you comfort in the depths of winter, our passion lies in crafting an environment that nurtures both body and soul. When you hire one of our handymen, you can expect the following services to be taken care of:


  • Air Conditioner Installation, Maintenance, Repairs, and Replacement
  • Attic Fan Installation, Repair, and Replacement
  • Hot Water Heater Repairs, Installations, and Maintenance

Home Appliance Services

Your appliances maintain a level of comfort and easy living that is indispensable in our daily routines. Our home maintenance company in the North Shore can help you ensure that all of your appliances are in great working condition. From fixing malfunctioning dishwashers to installing new refrigerators, we take care of all your appliance needs. Our handyman services also extend to Chicago bathroom remodeling, where we can help you with the installation and replacement of various bathroom fixtures and appliances including:


  • Appliance Installation (dishwasher, refrigerator, etc.)
  • Garbage Disposal Installation, Repairs, and Replacement
  • Dryer Vent Cleaning

Exterior Home Renovation Services

As experienced home renovation contractors in Chicago, we are well-equipped to handle all your exterior needs with handyman services throughout the North Shore. Whether you’re looking to simply elevate the allure of your home or you need to repair some faulty structural elements, American Home Maintenance has capable hands you can rely on. From expertly installing and repairing windows to revitalizing your outdoor space with deck repairs and power washing, we offer solutions that transcend the ordinary, harmoniously fusing aesthetics and functionality to make your house a home.

  • Awning Installation
  • Brickwork (Laying New Brick, Repairing Brick Structures)
  • Deck Repairs and Staining
  • Deck Cleaning
  • Driveway Repairs and Patching
  • Fencing Installation and Repairs
  • Gutter Repair and Replacement
  • Mailbox Installation
  • Masonry Work (Tuckpointing, Repairs, and New Installations)
  • Porch Installation
  • Roof Repairs and Replacement
  • Sealing Driveways
  • Screen Replacement and Repairs
  • Shutter Installation
  • Siding Repair

Interior Home Remodeling Services

With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to quality craftsmanship, our North Shore handymen can transform any space. Our abundance of home remodeling services makes for the perfect makeover project. As a trusted renovation company with Better Business Bureau (BBB) accreditation, we reliably deliver the goods to all of our clients. Our eye for detail encompasses your entire property. In particular, you can have our handymen help with:

  • Basement Cleanups
  • Bathrooms (Remodeling, Toilet Replacement)
  • Caulking (Exterior and Interior)
  • Child Proofing
  • Closet Updates and Expansion
  • Computer Installation
  • Countertop Upgrades
  • Crown Molding Installation
  • Drywall Repair, Texturing, and Painting
  • Electrical Work (Outlet Installation, Wiring)
  • Fixture Installation (Ceiling Fans, Light Fixtures, etc.)
  • Flooring Installation and Repairs (Wood, Carpet, Tile, etc.)
  • Furniture Moving
  • Glass Replacement
  • Grouting of Tile
  • Handrail Installation
  • Hanging of Items (Artwork, Curtains, etc.)
  • Cabinets (Removal, Installation, Repair, and Painting)
  • Insulation Addition
  • Kitchen Remodeling (Fixtures, Counters, Cabinets, Appliances)
  • Large and Small Projects
  • Leak Repair
  • Light Bulb Replacement
  • Lock Installation (Door Locks)
  • Paneling Installation and Painting/Staining
  • Painting (Interior and Exterior, Trim, Cabinetry)
  • Plaster Repair
  • Plumbing Needs (Installation, Repairs)
  • Rust Removal
  • Shower Door Repair and Installation
  • Shower Installation
  • Sink and Faucet Installation, Repairs, and Replacement
  • Carpentry (Interior and Exterior Projects)
  • Sliding Door Installation and Repairs
  • Smoke Detector Installation and Replacement
  • Tile Repair
  • Toilet Repair and Replacement
  • Towel Rack Installation
  • Trim and Molding Installation, Painting/Staining
  • Television Set-Up and Wall Mounting
  • Vanity Replacement (Mirror, Sink)
  • Venting (Ductwork Cleaning, Repairs)
  • Window Installation
  • Window Repair (Moving Components)
  • Wheelchair Ramp Installation
  • Yearly or Monthly Maintenance

Yard and Landscape Services

Our local handymen can help you maintain a yard you can be proud of. From the tender touch of regular yard maintenance, nurturing every blade of grass with tender love, to the grandeur of spring and fall cleanups, sweeping away the remnants of seasons past, we are trained to handle all of the tasks you need.


  • Yard Work (Leaf Raking, Cleanups)
  • Landscape Work (Tree Trimming, Irrigation Systems)
  • Flower Box Installation
  • Sprinkler System Installation, Repairs, and Winterization

Miscellaneous Services

Our mission is simple yet profound: to deliver reliable, efficient, and remarkable solutions that surpass your expectations. Whether it’s a tiny odd job or a complex undertaking, our handymen are here to bring our expertise, craftsmanship, and attention to detail to every project. Let’s roll up our sleeves and create something truly extraordinary, leaving you satisfied.


  • Battery Back-Up
  • Clean-Ups (Garage, Landscape, etc.)
  • Moving Assistance
  • Pest Control
  • Weather Proofing (Crawl Spaces, Basements)

Available All Hours For Emergency Service

We understand the importance of prompt assistance, which is why we provide a standout feature: our 24-hour emergency handyman service available seven days a week. Our clients can trust us to be there for them in times of urgency, ensuring their peace of mind. As a comprehensive solution for all home maintenance needs, we offer an extensive array of services designed to enhance the safety, comfort, and aesthetic appeal of homes.

Design in the Details

From renovation to repair, installation to restoration, we do it all. Count on American Home Maintenance for everything from handyman services to full renovations. Discover the difference from North Shore’s trusted handyman and contractor company.

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Why Choose Us?

    • Experience: With over 30 years of experience, we have the knowledge and skills to handle any home improvement project.
    • Quality Work: We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality workmanship that exceeds our clients’ expectations.
    • Reliable: We understand the importance of timely and efficient service, and we always strive to complete projects within the given timeline.
    • Customer Satisfaction: Our priority is our clients’ satisfaction. We go above and beyond to ensure that our clients are fully satisfied with our work.
    • Competitive Prices: Our pricing is fair and honest, with no hidden fees. We strive to provide cost-effective solutions without compromising on quality.
    • Full-Service: As a full-service handyman company, we can handle all your home improvement needs, saving you time and hassle.

    Don’t let your home maintenance projects linger any longer. Take advantage of our reliable and professional handyman services. Contact American Home Maintenance today at (847) 807-1583 to schedule an appointment or discuss your specific needs. We are here to help you transform and maintain your home with the highest level of expertise and attention to detail.

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    No matter what your home maintenance or improvement needs may be, our team of experienced handymen is ready to help. We are dedicated to delivering exceptional service and ensuring customer satisfaction in every project we undertake. Contact us today at (847) 807-1583 to schedule an appointment for expert handyman services in the North Shore, Illinois area. Let us be your go-to handyman for all your home improvement needs.

    A five star experience. He called me back right away. He was friendly and helpful. He showed up when he said he was going to. He diagnosed the problem with my dishwasher. He did all the plumbing and had the right tools in his truck. He charged me a fair price. I highly recommend him.
    Ethon has always done a great job for us. For any work, big or small, he gets it done. Because of his experience, his company has helped us solve problems in the home in a very efficient and cost effective manner. We highly recommend Ethon and his company. – Sally Winter
    Ethon knows what he is doing. I had him hang my antique chandelier in my historic home in Lake Forest. He was very careful when moving my furniture & he didn’t scratch anything. He was quick and gracious. I recommend them whole hardily. – Layla

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