Finding a handyman is just like finding the best doctor that can work with you. The professional must be able to put you at ease with the job that needs to be done. Handymen have different approaches when it comes to their processes as well as fees. There are some that will give you a quote over the phone but there are also those that need initial consultation and inspection of your home to arrive at an exact value for the repairs needed. Handyman repairs in Essex can be charged per project or on an hourly basis.