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The Trusted Name in Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation  Referrals

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 screened and vetted. 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  Referral Agency

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 receive professional picture hanging referrals through the Handy platform, 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 the Top Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation  Pros on Handy

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Jessie T.

Handy Premium Pro
334 jobs completed
Hi, my name is Jessie; and, I have been a handyman for years majority of my life. I strive to deliver an A+ service every time. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help!

Michael T.

Handy Premium Pro
28 jobs completed
My name is Mike and I’m what you would call a “Jack of All Trades”. I am committed to providing quality handyman work with great integrity.

Mark S.

Handy Premium Pro
30 jobs completed
Hello my name is Mark and I’ve been in the maintenance field for over 15 years And the electrical industry for 20 years I would love to do your small projects

Customer Reviews

33,605 Reviews for Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 

Thorsten H.

It was great! We had a blast. The work was done well...but Anazing is too strong a word. In other words, if you had a sixth star for amazin

Chera B.

Scott was amazing! He took a very difficult antique hanging job and made it work perfectly. He works neatly and clean, great personality.

Sally H.

Mario was punctual and did a supurb job hanging up a really heavy bookshelf and other items in my new apartment!

denise n.

He was amazing! A pleasure to work with. Listened to what i wanted and was neat and clean. I would recommend this man! Great job!!

Rachael S.

Sam did a great job hanging curtains, shelves and picture frames in my apartment. He was precise, friendly, and great to work with. I will be calling him for help again soon. Thank you!

Alicia C.

Dennis was great! So nice, and he was super knowledgeable. Pictures and shelves that were hung in my apartment look amazing!

Wyatt M.

Loved carlos- came early, worked hard, very respectable, understanding. Handy is great. Please let carlos know

Marishka B.

He was on time (which is hard to find). Did amazing work, and stayed until all of my tedious demands were met... Will always go back!!

Judith S.

Tyler arrived right on time and got right to work! He was courteous, interested in doing his best and that pleased me! I would request Tyler again, for future projects!

Heidi V.

Chetan was great - hung a curtain rod, a tapestry and a number of pictures for me. When some of the plaster wall wasn’t holding, he was ready with the tools and the know-how to adapt!

Recent Job Requests

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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
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September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 26, 2022
Zipcode
19403
Base Hours
4.0
Number Providers
1
Description
# items are very heavy -over # lbs ; between # to # lbs so please bring special hardware to hang over # lb items. Also # items will be hung at # feet high as ceilings are over # feet - so bring a very ...
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Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
63010
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2.0
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1
Description
I have a #”x #” mirror to be hung on the wall. It will need to be hung on the studs. I also have a small light picture to hang.
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September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 28, 2022
Zipcode
60007
Base Hours
2.0
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1
Description
A small white rack/shelf in the master closet fell down. Just need it drilled properly into wall/stud. Should be less than a # hour job.
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
92656
Base Hours
2.0
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1
Description
One hanging swinging chair, baby chair, floating shelf, and a mounted piece of artwork
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
76087
Base Hours
2.5
Number Providers
1
Description
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
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September 26, 2022
Zipcode
41091
Base Hours
2.0
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
92656
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Hanging swinging chair , a baby swing, and an art piece that needs to be mounted please
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 26, 2022
Zipcode
98178
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
53210
Base Hours
2.0
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1
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Curtain rod installation. # window is bay sized. The other two the same size of medium width.
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Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 
Created At
September 24, 2022
Date Start
September 25, 2022
Zipcode
11222
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
I have # #x# mirrors to hang in the bedroom and kitchen, and a #” circular planter I’d like to hang from the ceiling in the living room. I also have a wire shelf I’d like to get hung over the washer an...

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