Hometalk DIYers on demand

Choose a project and a local skilled DIYer will help you do it yourself:

What you'll get

Plan & material list

An experienced DIYer will create a plan with instructions and the necessary tools & materials.

Hands-on help

Your DIYer will begin the project together with you, so you’ll be all set to complete it on your own.

New DIY skills

Your DIYer will teach you the skills & techniques you need to tackle your project.

Watch our DIYers in action

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Get a look you’ll love

Your DIYer will work with you to create a polished, customized look for less.

Get past step #1

Your DIYer will make sure you have everything you need for a smooth, seamless start.

Get rid of “I can’t!”

Your DIYer will give you the hands-on help you need to avoid common mistakes and pitfalls.

Frequently asked questions

  • Are the DIYers vetted?

    Before they can offer DIY help on Hometalk, every DIYer receives a thorough background check. We contact each DIYer personally via phone and verify that their information is accurate and the projects they post are authentic and belong to them.

  • Is travel time included in the price?

    Yes, travel time is included in the price.

  • Will I need to pay extra for the materials?

    Before your session, the DIYer will send you a prep sheet that will include a list of materials you need to purchase. You will not be charged for any additional materials.

  • How do I become a DIYer?

    Just reach out to miriam@hometalk.com and we will be in touch.

Become a DIYer and empower others to tackle projects in their home


Doing it yourself doesn't mean doing it alone