Home maintenance can be daunting, especially when problems keep cropping up. From air conditioners to plumbing failures to electrical failures to leaks, maintenance is time-consuming and counterproductive. There are only 24 hours in a day and is limited in what one can do at work and at home. Hiring handymen are great because they are all-in-one people. There is no need to coordinate with different contractors and think about whether they show up or pay separately.