Vehicles, Tools & Materials

We use different vehicles for different jobs and divisions and also carry on-board different tools and materials, depending on the division and job. 

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Any job-specific materials required for jobs can either be supplied by the client or sourced and supplied by City Handyman. 

Below is a summary of some of the vehicles, tools and materials we routinely work with.  

Assembly Division:


Depending on the job location, we use scooters and bikes for the City Handyman Assembly service. 


On the scooters, the toolkits are compact and fit under the seats, on a bicycle, the tools can be carried via backpack or bike rack. Tools include: compact drill, compact driver, set of drill bits, driver bits, pliers, allen keys, stanley knife, screwdrivers, small socket set


Minor selection of screws, brackets, washers, plugs

Pro & Projects Divisions: 


We use traditional trade vans and utes for the City Handyman Pro & City Handyman Project jobs. These vehicles  are stocked with a wider tool range, and a healthy mix of handy materials and consumables. 


  • 18V Battery Charger
  • 18V Circular Saw
  • 2 x 3.0AH batteries
  • 18V Planer
  • 18V Driver
  • 18V Angle Grinder
  • 18V Drill
  • 18V Vacuum
  • 18V Rotary Hammer Drill
  • Additional tools such as an orbital sander, reciprocating saw may also be carried
  • Irwin Quick grip clamps
  • Screwdrivers (Flat & Phillips)
  • Chisels
  • Hammer
  • Vicegrips (locking)
  • Stanley knife & Blades
  • Pliers (standard)
  • Mallet
  • Pliers (needle nose)
  • Rivet gun & Rivets (may be optional as rarely used)
  • Tinsnips
  • Square
  • Shifter
  • Pencil
  • Small Spanner set (eg.8mm,10mm,13mm,15mm,17mm)
  • Small level
  • Bolt cutters
  • 600mm or 1200mm level
  • Handsaw
  • Tape measure
  • Hacksaw & Blades
  • Stud finder (and/or magnets)
  • Metal file
  • Metric allen key set
  • Wrecking Bar
  • Imperial allen key set
  • @ 2.1m Step Ladder to get to ceiling @3.5m-4m (eg. an A-frame that folds out to extension as a good option to lean against walls/buildings)
  • Tool Bags x 2 as desired, or a trolley/box on wheels
  • Step Ladder


  • Drill bits HSS and Masonry/SDS
  • Driver bits (Mixture of)
  • Grinding discs for metal and masonry/tile
  • Mixed tray of screws (Wood/Metal/Galvanised)
  • Mixed Masonry Fixings (eg, dynabolts etc)
  • Masonry Wall Plugs (Star Plugs, eg red, green, blue)
  • Wallmates & Toggle style fixings for hollow walls
  • Clear General All Purpose silicon - Clear (Parfix Bunnings)
  • Bathroom Silicon - White  (Parfix Bunnings)
  • Door Wedges
  • Mixed Packers
  • Handyman Projects On-board Materials will be predominantly as above, but also will be Project Specific

Painting Division:


We use traditional trade vans and utes for the City Handyman Painting division jobs. These vehicles  are stocked with a wide tool and equipment range, including ladders, drop sheets, etc., along with a mix of materials and consumables. 


  • Paint stirrers
  • Paint Scrapers
  • Paint pots
  • Caulking Gun
  • Plaster Saw
  • Plaster trowel/s + Optional hawk
  • Roller frames (eg. 270mm for walls, 100mm baby roller for doors)
  • Paint brushes (mixed sizes)
  • Heat Gun
  • Stanley knife
  • Blades
  • Paint trays
  • Drill/driver
  • Orbital Sander
  • Screwdriver set
  • Allen keys
  • Mixed hand tools
  • Drop sheets 
  • Cover sheets
  • Materials
  • Plasterboard patches
  • Timber
  • Screws
  • Drop sheets
  • Acrylic Gap filler
  • Plaster Filling compounds (eg. cornice cement/rapid patch/top coat
  • Roller sleeves (eg. 270mm for walls, 100mm baby roller for doors)
  • Roller trays + optional disposable inserts
  • Masking Tape (eg. blue painters tape)
  • Sand paper (multiple grits, eg. 80,120,180)
  • Sanding block or Hand sander
  • Sugar soap
  • Sponges
  • Rags

As you can see, the divisions of City Handyman are all equipped in different ways.

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