1. Modern Kitchen

    The Simplest Ways to Add Value to Your Home

    When it comes to house updates and projects, many homeowners will think about what will help their home increase in value. Your home is a great investment and the more work you do on your home, the more money you will invest, and the more your home will be worth when it comes time to sell. While most home improvement projects will increase the value of your home, there are some simple projects tha…Read More

  2. How a Handyman Can Help You

    Your home is a special place where you make special memories, spend time with friends and family, and live your life. Throughout the years of living life and making memories, your home will likely run into a few issues. From plumbing problems to chipped tiles, anything can happen in your home when you least expect it. These problems shouldn’t take away from enjoying your home. As the home ages, …Read More

  3. Spring Checklist

    It is finally the end of winter, seriously, the first day of spring is only a few weeks away. We can then kick the cold weather to the curb for a while. This time of year is magical with bunnies frolicking, deer prancing in the meadows, and birds chirping in the trees. Like a Disney movie, all of these critters are getting their homes in order. Wait don't deer live in caves? Never mind. Spring is …Read More

  4. Handyman Service Area in Ventura

    ARC Your Local Commercial Handyman

    At ARC, we have primarily talked about our residential services. You know the little home projects that seem to pile up—things like painting, light electrical work, repairs around the home, or even adding shelves to the laundry room. We take great pride in offering superior handyman services to our neighbors in Santa Barbara and the surrounding areas. It has always been the goal of American Resi…Read More

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    Spring Cleaning With ARC Services

    Last time we talked about the services that ARC Handyman Services provides to new homeowners. Services like, setting up your media room, installing a reverse osmosis water filter in your basement, fixing the little dings that occur when moving and even installing that cheese ‘fridge in your bathroom. All services that new homeowners tend to overlook. That being said, what if you have been in you…Read More

  6. Movin’ On Up!

    When you buy a home, that closing day can be the most stressful day of your life. The paperwork alone is enough to consider renting for the rest of your life. It can be the highest of highs and even more stressful than you thought possible. There always seems to be a snag that may prevent the whole deal from going through. It is like the team of realtors and brokers get together and plot a dramati…Read More

  7. Handyman Service Area in Ventura

    ARC, Handyman for the Homeowner!

    Being a homeowner is awesome and nothing can compare to the feeling of closing on your first home. Let’s say that you are a young professional, solidly into the first few years of your job right out of college. Things are going well, you are getting noticed at work, your bank account is growing and you finally think you are ready to buy your first home. Before you do however, you need to conside…Read More

  8. Handyman Installing Sink Drain

    The Best Gift’s Are Not Diamonds

    Guys, it is Valentine's Day in less than a week. Let that sink in real good. We know what you are thinking- that it is time to show your wife how much you love her through frivolous spending. We buy our wives metastable allotropes of carbon (diamonds), long stemmed red plants and heart shaped boxed filled with delicately crafted lumps of sugar. These are all perfectly acceptable gifts for your lad…Read More

  9. Asbestos: What You Need to Know

    As Santa Barbara's Top Rated Local® handyman, we are able to handle just about anything you throw at us. From smaller jobs like fan installation and residential cleaning to big projects like garage door replacement, balcony repair, or even commercial maintenance services, we’re equipped with the right tools and the knowledge to get the job done. But something that we are asked about frequently …Read More

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    Don’t DIY These Home Projects

    As motivated, independent people, we sometimes fall into the trap of believing that the ability to do something automatically means that we should do it. In reality, the inverse is usually a better piece of advice. Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should. This little bit of sage wisdom rings especially true when it comes to home improvement projects. Those of you who have the tools, the kn…Read More