Captain Handy

General Contractors
Richmond Hill ON L4C 0H4
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Csaba in Toronto
Csaba in Toronto
0 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Basement renovation

We got Alex to come for basement estimate, and he was on time and provided very clear quote. It took him to finish 900 sq ft basement in 4 weeks. All job was done very nice and clean. Alex is very responsive and provided an updates all the time, even we didn’t ask him. If you are looking for a quality job, just call captain handy.

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Beverley in Toronto
Beverley in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Front Landscape and Interlocking

Working with Alex and his team was an absolute pleasure. From the very first meeting, Alex listened well, was up front and very easy to deal with. He was flexible and accommodated my wishes kindly. The contractors that Alex provided delivered high quality workmanship. I want to give a shout out to Sandro and his team who took care of building the retaining walls, all the interlocking work and laying the coping tiles on the porch. All the stone work that he and his team did is really beautiful. Another call out goes to Paul for the deck lighting - it looks great. Ihab must be commended for the really efficient and professional irrigation and sodding. From installing meters and connecting to our existing system, he took the time to make sure everything worked perfectly. In addition, he was obliging and helpful. Alex ensured that the work was done in a timely manner, meeting promised deadlines and communicating with me throughout so that I always knew who was coming and when. The site was always left neatly stacked at the end of the work day. Alex was very present. He checked in on the site daily to ensure that all work was going according to plan - and it did. We are thrilled with the job and all the neighbours passing by remark on the excellent job. Thank you Alex and your Captain Handy team. I am very happy that I chose you for this project. I give you a 10 even though there are only 5 stars to give!

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Thank you for great review. It was pleasure to work at your project
Captain handy

Diego
Diego
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Stone patio with a deck

Captain handy did a great job at my backyard. They were quick and responsible. Now I have a beautiful stone patio with a deck where we can enjoy with my family. Alex was reasonable with a price and always responsive. Highly recommend.

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Dennis Thomson
Dennis Thomson
2 reviews Brampton, ON
10/10

Sod Laying

Captain Handy re laid sod at our house and it looks fantastic. They were prompt , courteous and professional. On time and job well done. I would refer these men for any job needed to be completed around your home.

Dennis Thomson

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Thank you Dennis for an honest review

Rajshah50 in Toronto
Rajshah50 in Toronto
1 review Pickering, ON
10/10

Outside Projects [Sodding + Automatic Water Sprinkler System]

This is Raj Shah from Pickering Ontario.
After reviewing several quotes for the Sodding that we needed for over 2300 Square Footage area we finally selected Captain Handy by meeting with the Owner Alex.
When the work started, their staff were very professional and courteous in their conduct and more importantly their Project Manager Ihab made it absolutely clear that he would ensure that we were 100 % satisfied with the work they had carried out.

Ihab needs to be recognized separately because he not only exhibited customer focus but went an extra mile to meet customer expectations.

Once the Sodding was completed, we decided to engage Captain Handy to install Automatic Sprinkler System and when I told Ihab that I am looking for a slightly more expensive and reliable system, he immediately agreed and did not ask for any additional money.
In our opinion Ihab has been an exemplary employee of the Captain Handy and with his Interpersonal Skills he would bring absolute success to the business.

We are very happy with their professionalism and customer focus attitude and I am glad to say that in 2022 we would be engaging Captain Handy to replace a large area of Interlocking Driveway, Pathway and Patio at our residence.

If I am asked to rate this company and specially their owner Alex and Project Manager Ihab plus their employees, I would gladly give them 12 out of 10

Raj & Meena Shah

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Thank you very much for your great words.
It was pleasure to work at your project.
Thank you
Captain handy

Sarah
Sarah
2 reviews Newmarket, ON
10/10

Huge Project!

I was waiting for other jobs to be done for overall picturesque review but Covid made everything slow. Alex was a first response to a quote last year & this year the job was completed. He demolished & built a 102’ x 4’ retaining wall, interlock, new lawn, & beautiful wall at the front of the house. Alex was professional, price reasonable & workmanship excellent. He keeps his word! Just one before & after shot & the wall. The transformation of this yard is mesmerizing. Compared to other’s I called Alex was very responsive. I would have him do any reno’s for me.

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Thank you Sarah for such a beautiful review.
Alex

Jonathan
Jonathan
6 reviews Milton, ON
10/10

Outside Project

Great job done by Alex and team. It started as a smaller project to put interlocking stones in our backyard, and quickly expanded to double the original plan where we added lighting and replacement of the front porch. Alex was very accommodating for all the last minute changes, and we are very happy with the final project. Thank you!

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NS
NS
4 reviews , ON

First Review

10/10

Shed, Front Porch, Front Walkway, and Side Walkways

Alex and specifically his team were exceptional. The project started according to the estimated schedule. They first completed the shed which we love. The front porch and walkway was done with the natural stone cladding which looks stunning - we have gotten several compliments. The side walkways we asked for concrete slabs with gravel between which look great and functional.
Alex was accommodating through out the process and ensured that we were satisfied. His workers were very kind and respectful to both us and our property. We were very happy with the service and will use them again in the future.

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Dima in Toronto
Dima in Toronto
0 reviews Newmarket, ON
10/10

Retaining wall

Alex did retaining wall for my backyard. His crew is very professional and responsible. They finished work on time and now i can enjoy my backyard.
If you need anything, just call captain handy
Highly recommended

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Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Brampton, ON
10/10

Would definitely use them again

I had contacted a number of companies for my interlock project. After speaking with Alex, I decided to go with Captain Handy because he was knowledgable, quickly answered my questions, and fairly priced.

When the project started, here was a clear picture of what would be happening. Alex would stay in constant communication about the project to make sure I was getting what I wanted. Fadi led the team very professionally, he was friendly also the project was completed very efficiently. It was a very great experience. I love my backyard and I'd use Captain Handy again in a heartbeat. Thanks Captain Handy

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Thank you Deb for your awesome feedback. It was pleasure to work with you
Alex

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More about Captain Handy

Singular Focus:

Most landscape and renovation companies try to serve many types of customers at the same time; homeowners, shopping centers, office buildings, golf courses, and the list goes on. They are pulled in all directions trying to be everything to everyone. At Captain Handy Co, we focus on one customer, you, the homeowner. We have a singular focus on bringing you the best landscaping and interior renovation, the best customer service, and the best value for your home. When you consider that quality renovation can improve the value of your home by 10%-15%, why wouldn’t you hire the one company that focuses specifically on residential landscaping? We are Your Residential Landscape and interior renovation Company.
Easy:

Our business makes your life easier. We are committed to improving the quality of life for our customers so they can spend their time on other things. Our customers are busy and have hectic lives. They do not have time to deal with different companies for lawn care, mowing, design, patio building. Captain Handy Co. offers turn-key solutions to your landscape needs. One call connects you with one of our very qualified Landscape Advisors who will make sure that you are delighted with your landscape. It is that easy.
Hassle-Free:

Ever notice how some companies make it a hassle just to do business with them? Who needs hassles? Life is complicated enough as it is. With Captain Handy Co, you can expect fast response times, clear and concise proposals, and work to be done how and when we promise it would be. You can also expect us to stand behind our work, show up when we say we will and take care of the little things that can take a landscape,renovation and experience, from blah to wow! We take away the hassles so all you have to do is enjoy your landscape.
Professional:

With 5 years under our belts, we know a thing or two about being the professional contractor of choice. Our staff has an average tenure rate of over twelve years, and some team members have been with us for over two decades! They undergo extensive and on-going training to not only assure that your renovation looks fantastic, but also to make sure that you are treated superbly. Our staff members are clearly recognizable in their sharp uniforms so you will know who is on your property. With so many companies claiming to be “professional”, isn’t it nice to work with a company that actually is?
Our Values:

At Captain Handy Co, we provide Tender Loving Care to both you and your interior and landscape renovation. These are our Values:
• Treat people honestly, fairly and with respect in all situations
• Create a comfortable environment in which to work and do business
• Be open to problems and complaints, and work quickly to a fair resolution
• Present a professional image and working safely
• Have a “can-do” attitude
• Stand behind our commitment to quality and service
• Be active, responsible and positive citizens in the communities in which we work

CATEGORIES
General Contractors, Interlocking Stone, Decks, Landscape Contractors & Designers, and Fences & Gates
PRODUCTS
Interlocking Driveway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Driveway DesignI, Interlocking Driveway Building Permit, Gravel Driveway, Permeable Stone Driveway, Concrete Driveway, Asphalt Driveway, Stone Driveway Lightning, Interlocking Patio Installation & Repair, Interlocking Patio Design, Backyard Landscaping, Outdoor Kitchens, Fire Pit Installation, Interlocking Design, Pool Decks Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Hot Tubs Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Steps Installation & Repair, Interlocking Walkway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Design, Front Steps & Entry Way Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Front Entrance Landscaping, Interlocking Steps Installation, Flagstone Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Flagstone Design, Flagstone Pressure Washing & Sealing, Retaining Walls Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Wooden Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Retaining Wall Design, Interlocking Driveway Repair, Interlocking Walkway Repair, Interlocking Patio Repair, Front Steps & Entry Way Repair, Flagstone Repair, Natural Stone Repair, Pool Decks Repair, Retaining Walls Repair, Natural Steps Repair, Deck Installation, Deck Design, Deck Repair, BBQ Installation, Deck Lighting, Deck Benches Installation, Deck Railings Installation, Cedar Decking, Pressure Treated Wood Decking, Composite Decking, Trex Decking, AZEK Decking, Fiberon Decking, IPE Decking, PVC Decking, Timbertech Decking, Fence Installation, Fence Repair, Fence Painting, Fence Pressure Washing, Fence Staining, Gate Installation, Cedar Fence, Swing Gate Installation, Composite Fencing, Fence Design, Pergola Installation & Design, Gazebo Installation & Design, Cabana Installation & Design, Driveway Sealing, Asphalt Repair & Patching, Catch Basin Installations, Painted Line Markings, Recaps / Resurface, Speed Bumps, Potholes, Ramps, Manhole Repair, • Parking Lot Sealing, Commercial Asphalt Sealing, Commercial Crack Filling/Repair, Asphalt repair, Patching, Paving, Catch Basin Installation, Catch Basin repair, Line Painting, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Pothole Repair, Pressure Washing, Commercial Asphalt Repair, Residential Asphalt Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Speed Bumps, Paving, Ramps, Crack filling, Pothole repair, Line Painting, Symbol Painting, Traffic Marking, Speed Bump, Pothole Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Pressure Washing, Parking Curbs, Rubber Speed Bumps, Alley Bumps, Bollard Covers, Flex Bollars, Wall and Corner Guards, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Concrete Paving & Repair, Concrete Driveway Installation & Repair, Concrete Sidewalk Installation & Repair, Concrete Patio Installation & Repair, French Curbs, Concrete Floor, Basement Underpinning, Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Concrete Stairs Installation & Repair, Patterned Concrete Installation & Repair, Disposal Services, Underpinning Services, Waterproofing Services, Trenching Services, Stamped or Aggregate Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Deck Pressure Washing & Staining, Fence Pressure Washing & Staining, Interlock Pressure Washing & Sealing, Interlock Repair, Weed Removal, Polymeric Sand Installation, Concrete Crack Fixing, Residential Snow plowing, Commercial Snow Plowing, Ice Management, Residential Snow Removal, Commercial Snow Removal, Walkway Shovelling, Front Entrance Shovelling, Steps Shovelling, Salting , Driveway shovelling, Sanding, Grass Sodding, Planting, Outdoor Kitchens Installation, Dining Areas Installation, Fireplaces Installation, Fire Pits Installation, Lightning Features Installation, Water Fall Installation & Repair, Water Features, Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring, Unfinished Hardwood Flooring, Custom Designed Hardwood Flooring, Laminate Flooring, Hardwood Installation, Stair Installations, Stair Refinishing, Hardwood Refinishing, floor Lying, Floor Sanding, Commercial Flooring, Parquet, Tile Flooring, Engineered Hardwood Floors, Cork, Bamboo Floor, Basement renovations, drywall installation, ceiling popcorn removal, kitchen installation, Bathroom Renovation, Painting, Drywall repair, Tiling, Kitchen design and installation, Complete bathroom renovations, Complete basement renovations, Complete basement finishing, Kitchen backsplash
SERVICES
Interlocking Driveway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Driveway DesignI, Interlocking Driveway Building Permit, Gravel Driveway, Permeable Stone Driveway, Concrete Driveway, Asphalt Driveway, Stone Driveway Lightning, Interlocking Patio Installation & Repair, Interlocking Patio Design, Backyard Landscaping, Outdoor Kitchens, Fire Pit Installation, Interlocking Design, Pool Decks Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Hot Tubs Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Steps Installation & Repair, Interlocking Walkway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Design, Front Steps & Entry Way Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Front Entrance Landscaping, Interlocking Steps Installation, Flagstone Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Flagstone Design, Flagstone Pressure Washing & Sealing, Retaining Walls Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Wooden Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Retaining Wall Design, Interlocking Driveway Repair, Interlocking Walkway Repair, Interlocking Patio Repair, Front Steps & Entry Way Repair, Flagstone Repair, Natural Stone Repair, Pool Decks Repair, Retaining Walls Repair, Natural Steps Repair, Deck Installation, Deck Design, Deck Repair, BBQ Installation, Deck Lighting, Deck Benches Installation, Deck Railings Installation, Cedar Decking, Pressure Treated Wood Decking, Composite Decking, Trex Decking, AZEK Decking, Fiberon Decking, IPE Decking, PVC Decking, Timbertech Decking, Fence Installation, Fence Repair, Fence Painting, Fence Pressure Washing, Fence Staining, Gate Installation, Cedar Fence, Swing Gate Installation, Composite Fencing, Fence Design, Pergola Installation & Design, Gazebo Installation & Design, Cabana Installation & Design, Driveway Sealing, Asphalt Repair & Patching, Catch Basin Installations, Painted Line Markings, Recaps / Resurface, Speed Bumps, Potholes, Ramps, Manhole Repair, • Parking Lot Sealing, Commercial Asphalt Sealing, Commercial Crack Filling/Repair, Asphalt repair, Patching, Paving, Catch Basin Installation, Catch Basin repair, Line Painting, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Pothole Repair, Pressure Washing, Commercial Asphalt Repair, Residential Asphalt Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Speed Bumps, Paving, Ramps, Crack filling, Pothole repair, Line Painting, Symbol Painting, Traffic Marking, Speed Bump, Pothole Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Pressure Washing, Parking Curbs, Rubber Speed Bumps, Alley Bumps, Bollard Covers, Flex Bollars, Wall and Corner Guards, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Concrete Paving & Repair, Concrete Driveway Installation & Repair, Concrete Sidewalk Installation & Repair, Concrete Patio Installation & Repair, French Curbs, Concrete Floor, Basement Underpinning, Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Concrete Stairs Installation & Repair, Patterned Concrete Installation & Repair, Disposal Services, Underpinning Services, Waterproofing Services, Trenching Services, Stamped or Aggregate Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Deck Pressure Washing & Staining, Fence Pressure Washing & Staining, Interlock Pressure Washing & Sealing, Interlock Repair, Weed Removal, Polymeric Sand Installation, Concrete Crack Fixing, Residential Snow plowing, Commercial Snow Plowing, Ice Management, Residential Snow Removal, Commercial Snow Removal, Walkway Shovelling, Front Entrance Shovelling, Steps Shovelling, Salting , Driveway shovelling, Sanding, Grass Sodding, Planting, Outdoor Kitchens Installation, Dining Areas Installation, Fireplaces Installation, Fire Pits Installation, Lightning Features Installation, Water Fall Installation & Repair, Water Features, Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring, Unfinished Hardwood Flooring, Custom Designed Hardwood Flooring, Laminate Flooring, Hardwood Installation, Stair Installations, Stair Refinishing, Hardwood Refinishing, floor Lying, Floor Sanding, Commercial Flooring, Parquet, Tile Flooring, Engineered Hardwood Floors, Cork, Bamboo Floor, Basement renovations, drywall installation, ceiling popcorn removal, kitchen installation, Bathroom Renovation, Painting, Drywall repair, Tiling, Kitchen design and installation, Complete bathroom renovations, Complete basement renovations, Complete basement finishing, Kitchen backsplash
BRANDS
Unilock, Techo-Bloc, Permacon, Belgard, Oaks, Banas Stone, Brampton Brick, Best Way Stone
STYLES
Our style is simple: QUALITY without compromise. We design and create the project as a reflection of your wishes & lifestyle. With many years and hundreds of jobs we have created a wide variety of projects.
SPECIALITIES
Interlocking Driveway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Driveway DesignI, Interlocking Driveway Building Permit, Gravel Driveway, Permeable Stone Driveway, Concrete Driveway, Asphalt Driveway, Stone Driveway Lightning, Interlocking Patio Installation & Repair, Interlocking Patio Design, Backyard Landscaping, Outdoor Kitchens, Fire Pit Installation, Interlocking Design, Pool Decks Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Hot Tubs Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Steps Installation & Repair, Interlocking Walkway Installation & Repair, Interlocking Design, Front Steps & Entry Way Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Front Entrance Landscaping, Interlocking Steps Installation, Flagstone Installation & Repair, Natural Steps Installation & Repair, Pool Copings Installation & Repair, Flagstone Design, Flagstone Pressure Washing & Sealing, Retaining Walls Installation & Repair, Natural Stone Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Wooden Retaining Wall Installation & Repair, Retaining Wall Design, Interlocking Driveway Repair, Interlocking Walkway Repair, Interlocking Patio Repair, Front Steps & Entry Way Repair, Flagstone Repair, Natural Stone Repair, Pool Decks Repair, Retaining Walls Repair, Natural Steps Repair, Deck Installation, Deck Design, Deck Repair, BBQ Installation, Deck Lighting, Deck Benches Installation, Deck Railings Installation, Cedar Decking, Pressure Treated Wood Decking, Composite Decking, Trex Decking, AZEK Decking, Fiberon Decking, IPE Decking, PVC Decking, Timbertech Decking, Fence Installation, Fence Repair, Fence Painting, Fence Pressure Washing, Fence Staining, Gate Installation, Cedar Fence, Swing Gate Installation, Composite Fencing, Fence Design, Pergola Installation & Design, Gazebo Installation & Design, Cabana Installation & Design, Driveway Sealing, Asphalt Repair & Patching, Catch Basin Installations, Painted Line Markings, Recaps / Resurface, Speed Bumps, Potholes, Ramps, Manhole Repair, • Parking Lot Sealing, Commercial Asphalt Sealing, Commercial Crack Filling/Repair, Asphalt repair, Patching, Paving, Catch Basin Installation, Catch Basin repair, Line Painting, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Pothole Repair, Pressure Washing, Commercial Asphalt Repair, Residential Asphalt Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Speed Bumps, Paving, Ramps, Crack filling, Pothole repair, Line Painting, Symbol Painting, Traffic Marking, Speed Bump, Pothole Repair, Catch Basin Repair, Pressure Washing, Parking Curbs, Rubber Speed Bumps, Alley Bumps, Bollard Covers, Flex Bollars, Wall and Corner Guards, Parking Lot Signs and Posts, Concrete Paving & Repair, Concrete Driveway Installation & Repair, Concrete Sidewalk Installation & Repair, Concrete Patio Installation & Repair, French Curbs, Concrete Floor, Basement Underpinning, Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Concrete Stairs Installation & Repair, Patterned Concrete Installation & Repair, Disposal Services, Underpinning Services, Waterproofing Services, Trenching Services, Stamped or Aggregate Concrete Pressure Washing & Sealing, Deck Pressure Washing & Staining, Fence Pressure Washing & Staining, Interlock Pressure Washing & Sealing, Interlock Repair, Weed Removal, Polymeric Sand Installation, Concrete Crack Fixing, Residential Snow plowing, Commercial Snow Plowing, Ice Management, Residential Snow Removal, Commercial Snow Removal, Walkway Shovelling, Front Entrance Shovelling, Steps Shovelling, Salting , Driveway shovelling, Sanding, Grass Sodding, Planting, Outdoor Kitchens Installation, Dining Areas Installation, Fireplaces Installation, Fire Pits Installation, Lightning Features Installation, Water Fall Installation & Repair, Water Features, Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring, Unfinished Hardwood Flooring, Custom Designed Hardwood Flooring, Laminate Flooring, Hardwood Installation, Stair Installations, Stair Refinishing, Hardwood Refinishing, floor Lying, Floor Sanding, Commercial Flooring, Parquet, Tile Flooring, Engineered Hardwood Floors, Cork, Bamboo Floor, Basement renovations, drywall installation, ceiling popcorn removal, kitchen installation, Bathroom Renovation, Painting, Drywall repair, Tiling, Kitchen design and installation, Complete bathroom renovations, Complete basement renovations, Complete basement finishing, Kitchen backsplash
WEBSITE
https://www.captainhandy.ca/?utm_source=homestars
YEAR ESTABLISHED
2014
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
12
PAYMENT METHOD
Cash, E-transfer, Check
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
DIPLOMAS
Yes
PROJECT MINIMUM
No minimum
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
Up to 5 years
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