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The Trusted Name in Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 

Experienced

Since Handy was founded in 2012, we have connected thousands of our customers to professional picture hangers. The wall hanging experts on the Handy platform have seen it all and done jobs large and small. With years of experience, they’ve been able to create impressive, high-impact wall hanging displays according to the exact specifications of their customers. If the idea of hanging picture frames or installing a shelf leaves you feeling uneasy, the extensive experience of your professional picture hangers should assuage your nerves.

Skilled and Capable

If you need to hang shelves or picture frames and you need it done by a particular date, there's nothing worse than booking professional picture hangers who don't turn up when they're supposed to. Book through Handy and you'll be connected with reliable wall hanging service providers who respect your time. Your wall hanging expert will arrive on time and ready to work. And they'll bring all the necessary equipment with them, so there's no need to rush out to the store at the last minute to stock up on expensive tools. Handy will work to connect you with the wall hanging services you need at a time that works for you. 

Reliable

When you book professional picture hangers, you want the assurance that they're experienced and capable enough to meet your needs. From installing shelves to hanging picture frames to achieve the greatest visual effect, the wall hanging service providers on the Handy platform are vetted and verified. You can even see your professional’s ratings and reviews from past satisfied customers. Also, wall hanging service providers booked through the Handy platform come with the Handy Happiness Guarantee. In the unlikely event that you’re not satisfied, Handy will work hard to make things right. 

Flexible

Booking professional picture hangers through Handy gives you complete control over when and where they turn up. Whether you need wall hanging services first thing in the morning or in a few weeks' time, Handy will connect you with the right pro for the job. All you need to do is type in your zip code, tell us a little about what you need, and within seconds, you'll be set up with one of the best shelf installation experts in your area. Handy will work to connect you with a professional who will leave your home looking absolutely marvelous.

The Best Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 

Leave It to the Wall Hanging Experts

While hanging pictures might not seem like a complicated task, it is not one to skimp on. When you book professional picture hanging services through Handy, you're allowing them to put holes in your wall, and we know how scary that can be!  Best to leave it to an experienced expert who knows how to get the most impact from your art and secure your picture frames firmly on the wall. The walls of your house or apartment are the first thing you, your family, and your visitors will notice when they enter. Using professional picture hangers booked through Handy ensures that your home or office makes the best first impression, every single time.

Shelf Installation is No Joke

There’s nothing scarier than knowing that the only thing standing between the fifty pounds of books resting on your floating bookshelf above your bed and a painful midnight surprise collapse is a tiny nail or two. That’s why thousands have turned to Handy to connect them with experienced shelf installation professionals. Stop worrying about gravity and start worrying about the color scheme of your book covers. And your pro will bring all the tools they need so work can be as quick and efficient as possible. Use Handy to book professional shelving installation services and make the best use of your time.

Wall Hanging Services for Everyone

You don't have to be opening an art exhibit or redecorating a grand foyer to book a picture hanging service through Handy. Many Handy customers are regular people who want to make sure that their home decor looks as neat and professional as possible. Or they’re simply too strapped for time to be able to do it themselves. You can use Handy to find picture hangers for jobs big and small, for as many pictures or shelves as you need. Just tell us just what you need done and we’ll connect you with a hanging service pro with the relevant experience.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need tools or will my hanging professional bring them?

Professionals always come prepared with the proper tools and supplies to get your job done right. They will not bring frames or shelves -- customer is responsible for providing these. Please make sure you let your professional know any specifics ahead of time.

What is the difference between small items and large items in the booking form?

Small items include pictures, mirrors, or shelves smaller than 3 ft x 3 ft. Large items include anything larger than this. Providing an accurate description of your job requirements helps us ensure that your professional books enough time to complete your job on time.

When should I expect my professional to get in touch with me?

After your booking is confirmed, Handy will send you confirmation emails and messages about your booking and professional. You can contact your professional at any time with questions or concerns you might have.

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Meet Some of Our Top Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation  Professionals

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Richard R.

Handy Premium Pro
31 jobs completed
I am very good at assembly and handyman jobs. I am a Vet, and I will do the job right, the first time.

Rodney N.

Handy Premium Pro
69 jobs completed
Hello. My name is Rodney. I am 56. I am prior US Navy. I have been in the trades for years. My assembly background reaches back to 1995. Thank you. Looking fwd to helping you out.

Christopher W.

Handy Premium Pro
74 jobs completed
hello my name is Christopher,I have been in the handyman business for over 20 yrs. making my customers happy is what I strive for. if I get less then 5 stars I would be very disappointed ( I always get 5 stars) hope to work for you soon, Christopher

Customer Reviews

18,948 Reviews for Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 

Cat G.

Christopher was so helpful when he came by to help me hang my paintings. He showed me everything before mounting things to the wall and made sure I approved them and saw they were level. I would definitely recommend him and would welcome him back for other projects!

Natalia G.

Great attitude and super respectful. Got creative when challenges arose. This is the kind of person you want representing your company.

Noelle A.

Ston did a wonderful job!! i was very happy with his work. He is a hard worker, very personable, and would definitely recommend to others!!

JP D.

Ivan did an excellent job. He was on time and professional. We were very happy with the work he did and will certainly use him again.

Constance R.

extremely thorough, and knowledgeable. very high quality work. they were punctual and not rushed despite catching a flat tire on the way!

Christine K.

Albert was amazing. On time and did the job i needed with no complaints and a smile on his face! Thank you!

Ross B.

Shannon did an amazing job hanging 3 shelves and a large wall mirror in our apartment. Overall, he was a pleasure to interact with and I will certainly use him again!

Amber W.

Nicholas was so helpful! He hung everything I needed in my new apartment and it looks great! Would definitely work with him again!

KELSEY M.

Matthew was terrific! On time, so thorough and so pleasant to work with. Really great first Handy experience!

Ali D.

Carlos was awesome. Very punctual, very helpful and accommodating. Can't wait to recommend Carlos and the Handy team to my friends

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