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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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Nicholas M.

Handy Premium Pro
21 jobs completed
Hello. My name is Nick. I have experience in construction, painting, and working on cars. I work as a handyman part time. A work as a firefighter / paramedic full time which helps give me a good understanding of residential construction. I started working with Handy because I like working with tools.

Dale H.

Handy Premium Pro
82 jobs completed
hey I'm dale born and raised southwestern oregon I have been in the construction industry and maintance field home repair from the ground up I have a honest fair reputation and I look forward to helping you with all or any of your handy man needs.thank you have a great day...

Andrew S.

Handy Premium Pro
25 jobs completed
drywall plumbing doors windows decks roofs switchs and outlets

Customer Reviews

3,110 Reviews for Picture Hanging and Shelf Installation 

Melissa B.

José did a fantastic job. He was patient, listened to exactly what I wanted to do, took the time to explain things to me and teach me (e.g., how wall anchors work), went downstairs to his get his car from my building’s valet to get other necessary tools- he was just wonderful. He helped me hang several items and make sure they were all level. José really cares and is there to help you. The job he was going to next was to help an older woman put lights on her Christmas tree! This Handyman app is great

Nancy L.

Robert was amazing. Arrived early, took his time to make sure everything was perfectly measured. A true professional I will refer to all!

Elliot C.

Abdullah did an amazing job hanging up my painting, and centering it above my wall- I also wanted it a little bit lower afterwards and he adjusted it as well! He wouldn't leave until everything was perfect, highly recommend him!

Jennifer M.

Michael was super friendly and easy to work with. He brought all the tools needed and cleaned up afterwards. I highly recommend him.

Annette F.

Thank you Larry you did a great job and Loki enjoy helping you. You patience and kindness was greatly appreciated.

Leslie B.

Very friendly and skilled, went above and beyond when I didn’t like exactly where we hung something. Would work with him again anytime.

Rebecca K.

I had a great experience with Heathrow! He was very efficient, friendly, detail-oriented and professional. I would definitely re-book!

Lance L.

DEFINITELY delivered when he said he'd do a great job. Hakeem and his partner went above and beyond to deliver a quality finished product.

Amanda G.

Dean did a great job hanging two shelves for me which was no easy task. He was courteous, on time, and helped to clean up afterwards. I'd definitely use him again!

Bindu B.

Very efficient and accurate with picture hanging. Also did other odds and ends in the alloted time.

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