5 April 2012 While we await the cease-and-desist letter from the Mental Assassin’s people for using his likeness on our site to celebrate Opening Day (the Giants are traveling today for their upcoming start of the season — tomorrow — against the D-Backs in Phoenix, where I hear it is a dry heat), I do … Continue reading RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co. | 5 Apr. ’12
1 April 2012 I was tempted to make an April Fool’s joke about my driving, but this is quite obviously a still from last month’s Alcatraz shoot on Russian and Nob Hills, reflecting an almost-universal desire among 94109/133 residents either to catch air on Taylor or Filbert at some point in their lives, or to … Continue reading RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co. | Week of 1 April ’12
26 March 2012 I want to give a shout out to Dave Glass, the photographer behind this week’s Featured Image on the RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co’s website, which came to our attention via the Facebook group for the Russian Hill Neighbors’ Association. The entire week of the 26th has fully booked as of today — … Continue reading RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co. | Week of 26 Mar. ’12
I’m already scheduled Saturday through Thursday this upcoming week, so I’m booking myself some R&R for today, Friday. As such, I won’t be responding to any customer inquiries until I’m back in the workshop this evening. Please fill out the form on the “Contact Us” page for assistance, but be advised that replies won’t be … Continue reading 23 Mar. 2012 | Out-of-Workshop
21 March 2012 This faucet changed my life. This is the IKEA Hjuvik, which at $239, retails for more than most sofas at the purveyor of Scandinavian domestic melancholy. I wrestled with this purchase for months because I live in a rented apartment on Russian Hill and the thought of dropping the price for a … Continue reading RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co. | 21 March 2012
Monday, 19 March 2012 This week’s appointments have all been booked. The earliest new customer appointments are available beginning on Saturday, March 24th. Please contact us immediately to schedule appointments for the upcoming week, as we’re already scheduling those appointments as of today. New appointments can be requested by clicking here.
A few appointments dropped this morning, pulling Thursday and Friday afternoon off of the calendar, and likely Wednesday morning, but that’s still unconfirmed – so we’ve still got Wednesday mid-day/afternoon available, Friday morning, and Tuesday (tomorrow) available for immediate service. (Gosh, when’s the last time we had a next-day appointment available? I guess that’s what … Continue reading RUSSIAN HILL HANDYMAN Co. | Week of 19 Mar. ’12