In an Internet laden world, where everything happens with a click, it is not arduous to expect an application that will provide you with a helper on a click. Yes, Handy is doing something similar and they call themselves as the Uber of Home Maintenance.
Handybook is an enterprise that provides you with help by providing them with a plumber, cleaner or a handyman with a click on your exquisite iPhone. The application aims to simplify life of common people to the core level. Their efforts seem to resonate with their vision and this is one of the reasons behind the huge popularity of the enterprise and their application.
Oisin Hanrahan and Umang Dua are two talented founders of the company. The idea came to them from their daily learnings. Their habit of watching things and learning from them, inspired them to start an enterprise that solves real life problems with great ease.
You can download the mobile application for free from varied app stores. The brand is growing at a neck breaking speed. They have acquired a whopping investment of 12$ million in the recent past from VCs like General Catalyst Partners and Highland Capital Partners. A report suggested that their sale is growing by 60 percent per month, which is good enough to give the established enterprises a run for their money.
The company is based in New York city; there are like 50 permanent employees working at the office and thousands of freelance cleaner, plumber and mechanics associated with the enterprise. All of these freelancers are registered on the application. People can identify the service provider from their locality and order for them with a click on their phones.
Currently, Handybook is functional in 13 cities and recently they have acquired west coast cleaning business for a sum of 10$ million. The acquisition will leverage their business with a new strength. They will be able to provide people with guaranteed cleaning services at all hours of the day.
Handy is very specific with the freelancers. Every freelancing application goes through a background check, tons of interviews and referrals from the localities. A study showcased that out of tons who applied only three percent of freelancers have been approved to work with Handybook.
The redefined experience and the competent freelancers available on the board are the USPs of this business. People can see their bill at the time of requesting a helper, the bills charged are inclusive of all taxes.
Handybook for sure is on the path of becoming the Uber of home maintenance. With their high quality services and reliable processes they are bound to impact lives and make this world a better place to live.