This Handyman Contract (the “Contract”) is made and entered into by and between [HANDYMAN NAME] (the “Handyman”) with an address of [HANDYMAN ADDRESS], and [CLIENT NAME] (the “Client”) with an address of [CLIENT ADDRESS], on [EFFECTIVE DATE] (the “Effective Date”).
Whereas, Handyman is a duly licensed and insured independent contractor, and Client seeks to hire Handyman to provide handyman services (“Services”) as specified in this Contract;
Now, therefore, in consideration of the mutual promises, covenants and agreements contained herein, the parties agree to the terms of this contract.
Scope of Services
The Services to be provided by the Handyman shall include, but are not limited to, the following:
The Handyman shall complete the work at the Client's home address and will be solely responsible for providing all necessary materials, supplies, and labor to complete the Services.
The Handyman shall be entitled to receive payment for Services provided in accordance with the following terms: [PAYMENT TERMS].
All payments are due within 14 days of completion of the Services. The Handyman shall invoice the Client for the Services provided and the Client shall pay the invoice in full within 7 days of receipt.
If payment is not received within 7 days of completion, the Handyman may charge interest of 1.5% per month on the outstanding balance.
Insurance and Liability
The Handyman shall maintain appropriate insurance coverage for the duration of the Services and shall provide proof of such insurance to the Client, if requested.
The Handyman shall not be liable for any damages or losses, unless such damages or losses are proven to be caused by the Handyman’s negligence or willful misconduct.
The Handyman shall not be liable for any indirect, special, or consequential damages, including but not limited to lost profits or loss of data.
In the event of a dispute or disagreement between the Client and the Handyman, the parties shall attempt to resolve the dispute or disagreement through good faith negotiations.
If the parties are unable to resolve the dispute or disagreement through negotiations, the parties shall mutually agree to submit the dispute or disagreement to mediation or arbitration.
The costs of the mediation or arbitration shall be shared equally by both parties.
Termination of Contract
This Contract may be terminated by either party, with or without cause, upon written notice to the other party.
Upon termination, the Handyman shall be paid in full for any services already performed and any materials already purchased in connection with the project.
The Client shall be responsible for any additional costs incurred due to the termination of this Contract.
The Client shall also be responsible for any costs associated with the return of any materials purchased on the Client’s behalf that have not yet been used.
This Contract shall be governed by [STATE OR COUNTRY] law, and the parties agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of [STATE OR COUNTRY] with respect to any disputes arising out of this Agreement.
This Contract represents the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes any prior agreement or understanding, written or oral, relating to the subject matter hereof.
No amendment, modification or waiver of any provision of this Contract shall be effective unless in writing and signed by both parties. No waiver of any provision shall constitute a waiver of any other provision or of the same provision on a future occasion.
The undersigned parties hereby agree that they have read and understood the full contents of this Handyman Contract and its attachments, and hereby agree to its terms and conditions.
This Contract will become effective on the date specified, and all parties agree to abide by and uphold its conditions at all times.
The parties further agree to take all necessary steps to ensure that the contract is enforced to its fullest extent.