Frequently Asked Questions

Residential Handyman Services

  • What types of residential handyman services do you offer?

    Running Buffalo Resources offers a wide range of services that include electrical, carpentry, painting, plumbing, and general interior and exterior home repairs.

  • Can you help with minor repairs around the house?

    Yes, we can fix most minor repairs around the home.

  • Do you handle installations such as shelves, curtain rods, and TV mounts?

    Absolutely! Whether it’s mounting a flat-screen TV, assembling and installing shelves, or putting up artwork, we are ready to assist with a variety of installation tasks. Just let us know what you need, we’ve got it.

  • How quickly can I expect a response for my residential handyman service request?

    You can expect a call back within 24 hours, emergency calls are returned as soon as possible.

  • Are your residential handyman services available on weekends or evenings?

    Yes, for emergencies and scheduled work.

Commercial Handyman Services

  • What commercial handyman services does your business provide?

    We provide both small- and large-scale commercial handyman services to businesses and organizations. Our services include plumbing repairs and maintenance, electrical repairs and installations, carpentry work, painting, general building maintenance and repairs, appliance installations and repairs, floor and tile repairs, as well as exterior building and property maintenance. We are equipped to assist with various maintenance and repair needs to keep commercial spaces in top condition. Feel free to let us know your specific needs, and we’ll be more than happy to help.

  • Can you assist with office furniture assembly and installation?

    Absolutely. From office furniture to shelving units, chairs, desks, tables, and more, our handyman services include putting together and installing various types of furniture. We’ll ensure that your furniture is assembled and installed correctly and efficiently.

  • Do you offer maintenance contracts for commercial properties?

    Yes, we do offer maintenance contracts for both residential and commercial properties. Our maintenance contracts are designed to provide regular upkeep and repair services to ensure that your property remains in top condition. This can include regular inspections, seasonal maintenance, and ongoing repair and upkeep as needed. Let us know your specific needs, and we can tailor a maintenance contract to suit your requirements.

  • What is your approach to handling emergency repairs for commercial clients?

    For emergency repairs on commercial properties, we have a rapid response team equipped to handle urgent issues. Our priority is to ensure the safety and functionality of your commercial space. When you contact us for emergency repairs, we will promptly dispatch our technicians to assess the situation and make necessary repairs to minimize downtime and inconvenience.

  • Are your commercial handyman services customizable based on business needs?

    Yes, our commercial services can be customized to meet the unique needs of your business. Whether you require ongoing maintenance, repairs, or renovations, we can tailor our services to align with your specific requirements. We understand that each commercial property has distinct needs, and we provide flexible and customizable solutions to address those needs. From scheduling to the scope of work, we can work with you to develop a service plan that suits your business operations and budget.

Plumbing Services

  • What plumbing services do you offer for residential properties?

    Running Buffalo Resources provides residential plumbing services, including but not limited to:

    1. Plumbing Repairs: Such as fixing leaky faucets, repairing or replacing toilets, and addressing issues with water pressure.

    2. Drain Cleaning: Including clearing clogged interior drains, addressing slow drainage, and providing maintenance to prevent future blockages.

    3. Pipe Repair and Installation: Our team can address pipe leaks, repair burst pipes, and even install new pipes for renovations or new constructions.

    4. Fixture Installation: We assist with the installation of fixtures, such as sinks, toilets, showers, and bathtubs.

    5. Appliance Hook-Up: We are fully equipped to connect appliances that require water supply, such as dishwashers, refrigerators with ice makers, or washing machines, as well as appliances that require additional electrical connections and installation.

    Please feel free to inquire about any specific plumbing service you may require, as we strive to accommodate any residential plumbing needs.

  • Can you assist with leak detection and repair?

    Yes, Running Buffalo Resources utilizes various methods of leak detection to identify leaks accurately and efficiently, whether they are in the plumbing system, roofing, or elsewhere in your residential or commercial property. Even if you are unsure where a leak may be but have noticed increases in your utility bills, our tools and experience enable us to pinpoint the source of the leak and to provide timely solutions to fix the issue. Our goal is to prevent potential safety hazards, property damage, and further expenses caused by water damage.
    Please feel free to contact us for leak detection assistance, and we will be happy to discuss your specific needs.

  • Do you handle plumbing installations for kitchen and bathroom remodels?

    Yes, Running Buffalo Resources offers comprehensive installation services for both bathrooms and kitchens. Whether you’re looking to upgrade your faucets, replace countertops, install new sinks, or renovate an entire bathroom or kitchen, our professionals are ready to help. We can assist with the installation of various fixtures, such as sinks, toilets, showers, bathtubs, and kitchen appliances. Additionally, we can provide guidance on product selection, help with obtaining the necessary supplies, and ensure that everything is installed to the highest standards.

    Our goal is to make the installation process as seamless as possible, delivering quality workmanship and ensuring that your new bathroom or kitchen fixtures are functional and visually appealing. Please feel free to reach out to discuss your specific installation needs, and we will be happy to assist you.

  • Do you handle plumbing installations for kitchen and bathroom remodels?

    At this time, Running Buffalo Resources is only equipped to provide emergency services to customers with an established maintenance contract. Terms of response are addressed within the needs of the individual contract.

  • Are your plumbing services licensed and insured?

    Running Buffalo Resources is fully licensed and insured for all of our services.

Electrical Services

  • What electrical services do you provide for residential and commercial properties?

    At Running Buffalo Resources we offer a comprehensive list of electrical services to meet the needs of both residential and commercial clients. Running Buffalo Resources has skilled electricians that are wholly equipped to handle electrical tasks with precision, expertise, and a focus on safety and compliance. The list below outlines the electrical services we offer:

    Residential Services:
    1. Electrical Installations: We will install lighting fixtures, ceiling fans, outlets, switches, circuit breakers, and other residential electrical components.
    2. Electrical Upgrades: Upgrades to electrical panels, wiring, and lighting to improve safety, efficiency, and functionality within your home.
    3. Electrical Repairs: From troubleshooting electrical issues to repairing faulty wiring or outlets, we can address most electrical repair needs in residential settings.
    4. Home Automation: Installation and integration of smart home technologies, including smart lighting, thermostats, security systems, and more.

    Commercial Services:
    1. Lighting Design and Installation: Customized lighting solutions for commercial spaces, including offices, retail establishments, and industrial facilities.
    2. Electrical Safety Inspections: Our team conducts thorough electrical safety inspections to ensure compliance with regulations and identify potential hazards.
    3. Data Cabling and Networking: We offer structured cabling and networking services to support the communications infrastructure of commercial properties.
    4. Backup Power Solutions: Design and install backup power systems, such as generators and UPS units, to ensure continuity of operation during power outages.

    Additional Services:
    1. Electrical Maintenance: We offer ongoing electrical maintenance services for both residential and commercial properties to ensure the reliability and safety of electrical systems.
    2. Emergency Electrical Repairs: In the event of electrical emergencies, we provide prompt and efficient repair services to minimize downtime and safety risks.

    Our commitment to quality work, adherence to industry standards, and dependable customer service sets us apart as a trusted provider. If you have specific electrical needs, we are ready to discuss how we can assist you.

  • Do you offer electrical panel upgrades and replacements?

    Yes, we offer panel upgrades and replacements as part of our electrical services. Our skilled electricians are experienced in upgrading electrical panels to improve safety, capacity, and efficiency in residential and commercial properties. Whether you need to replace an outdated panel or upgrade an existing one to meet increased electrical demands, we can assess your specific requirements and provide professional panel upgrade and replacement services. We focus on ensuring compliance with electrical codes and standards while delivering reliable, long-lasting solutions for our clients. If you have a panel upgrade or replacement project in mind, we are ready to discuss how we can assist you.

  • Can you assist with troubleshooting electrical issues?

    Yes, our team of skilled electricians will troubleshoot and diagnose electrical issues. Whether you’re dealing with faulty outlets, tripping circuits, flickering lights, or any other electrical problem, our professionals have the knowledge and tools to identify the source of the issue. We prioritize safety in our troubleshooting process to ensure that your electrical systems are functioning properly to pinpoint and restore the functionality of your electrical systems. If you’re experiencing electrical issues, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for prompt and reliable troubleshooting services.

  • Are your electricians certified and experienced in handling various electrical tasks?

    Yes, our electricians are certified and experienced and have undergone rigorous training to ensure that they are well-qualified in residential and commercial electrical systems. Additionally, our electricians stay current with the latest industry standards and best practices to deliver high-quality service.

    We prioritize safety and precision in every task, and our goal is to provide our customers with reliable solutions that meet their needs. When you choose our services, you can trust that our certified and experienced electricians will deliver top-notch workmanship and exceptional customer service.

  • Do you provide electrical inspections for homes and businesses?

    Yes, for both homes and businesses. Our certified electricians are able to assess the safety, functionality, and compliance of electrical systems in residential and commercial properties. During an inspection, we examine wiring, electrical panels, outlets, switches, and other components to identify possible issues or potential hazards.

    Our goal is to ensure that your electrical systems are operating optimally and that they meet all safety and regulatory standards. Following the inspection, we provide a detailed report outlining our findings and recommendations, which may include necessary repairs, upgrades, or maintenance.

    Whether you’re buying or selling a property, in need of routine maintenance, or simply want to ensure that your electrical systems are in top condition, our electrical inspection services will provide you with valuable insights and peace of mind. Please feel free to reach out to discuss scheduling an inspection for your home or business.

Remodels & Renovations

  • What types of remodeling and renovation projects do you provide?

    Running Buffalo Resources offers remodeling and renovation services for residential and commercial properties. Our typical projects include:

    1. Kitchen Remodeling: Kitchen renovation services, including cabinetry installation, countertop replacement, fixture upgrades, and full kitchen design and remodeling.

    2. Bathroom Remodeling: From bathroom fixture installations to full bathroom renovations, including tiling, plumbing, and electrical work.

    3. Basement Finishing: We can transform your basement into a functional living space by handling insulation, drywall installation, flooring, and lighting, as well as creating additional rooms or recreational areas.

    Whether you have a specific remodeling project in mind or need assistance with a custom renovation, our team is well-equipped to deliver high-quality workmanship and personalized service to bring your vision to life. Feel free to reach out to discuss your remodeling or renovation needs, and we’ll be happy to provide you with a tailored solution to meet your requirements.

  • Can you help with kitchen and bathroom remodels?

    Yes, our kitchen renovation services, include cabinetry installation, countertop replacement, fixture upgrades, and full kitchen design and remodeling.
    Our bathroom Remodeling includes fixture installations, full bathroom renovations, tiling, plumbing, and electrical work.

  • Do you provide design consultation services for remodeling projects?

    Yes, our team understands the importance of thoughtful and functional design in any renovation or remodeling endeavor. Whether you’re looking to revamp your kitchen, bathroom, basement, or any other space, our experts can provide valuable design insights and assistance to help you achieve the vision you have for your property.

    During the design consultation, we will work closely with you to understand your goals of the project. We’ll take into account your practical needs, style preferences, and budget to create a customized design plan. Our goal is to ensure that the final design not only meets your expectations but also maximizes the functionality and aesthetic appeal of the space.

    Our design consultation services encompass space planning, material and finish selection, color coordination, and the integration of various design elements to create a cohesive and harmonious look.

    By combining knowledge with a keen eye for design, we strive to provide you with a seamless remodeling experience. If you’re interested in exploring our design consultation services for your remodeling project, please get in touch with us. We look forward to partnering with you.

  • How do you ensure projects stay within the budget and timeline?

    Your budget is our top priority. We have a structured process in place to manage these aspects of our projects. Here’s how we do it:

    1. Thorough Planning: We start by conducting a detailed assessment of the project requirements and create a plan. This includes a breakdown of the tasks, required materials, labor, and estimated timelines. By establishing a clear plan from the outset, we can minimize unforeseen costs and potential delays.

    2. Transparent Communication: We maintain open and clear communication with our clients throughout the project. This allows us to address any concerns, discuss potential changes, and provide regular updates on the progress. By keeping our clients informed every step of the way, we ensure that everyone is on the same page to make informed decisions.

    3. Experienced Project Management: Our project managers oversee the execution of the project. They coordinate tasks, manage resources, and swiftly address any issues that could impact the budget or timeline.

    4. Contingency Planning: We always account for unexpected circumstances by building contingency measures into our project plans. This gives us the flexibility to address unforeseen challenges without significantly impacting the budget or schedule.

    5. Strategic Scheduling: Project managers schedule the sequence of tasks and allocates resources to optimize the project timeline. We work diligently to ensure that each phase of the project is completed on time.

    6. Vendor and Supplier Management: We have strong relationships with reliable vendors and suppliers. This allows us to secure quality materials at competitive prices and ensures that the necessary resources are readily available, thereby minimizing potential delays and cost overruns.

    By implementing these strategies and maintaining efficiency, we can manage projects to stay within budget and timeline. Our goal is to deliver high-quality results while adhering to our clients’ expectations and project parameters.

  • Are your remodeling and renovation services customizable based on client preferences?

    Yes, absolutely. Remodeling and renovation services are fully customizable to meet our clients’ preferences and specific requirements. We understand that every project is unique, and we are committed to tailoring our services to align with your vision, style, and budget.

    During the initial consultation, we take the time to understand your goals for the project. Whether it’s a specific design, material choice, or a particular layout, we work closely with you throughout the project to incorporate your preferences into the remodeling or renovation plan.


  • What sets your handyman and service company apart from others in the industry?

    Running Buffalo Resources stands out in the remodeling and renovation industry for several key reasons.

    Firstly, we prioritize customer satisfaction above all else. We are committed to delivering high-quality services and we are dedicated to ensuring that every detail of the project is executed flawlessly.

    We place a strong emphasis on open communication and transparency to keep our clients informed and involved from initial planning to the completion of the project.

    We have a skilled and knowledgeable team who are well-versed in various remodeling and renovation techniques. Our attention to detail, craftsmanship, and ability to adapt to our clients’ unique preferences and requirements set us apart from our competitors.

    In addition, we understand that each project is unique, and we work closely with our clients to tailor our services to their specific needs and preferences. Whether it’s a small renovation or a large-scale remodeling project, we are committed to delivering customized solutions that align with our clients’ vision.

    Finally, we take pride in our commitment to using high-quality materials and ensuring that our work meets industry standards. We strive for excellence in every aspect of our services, distinguishing us from others in the industry.

  • How do you handle customer satisfaction and follow-up after service completion?

    Customer satisfaction is of utmost importance to us, and we have established a process to handle it effectively, along with a robust follow-up strategy. Here’s how we ensure customer satisfaction and carry out follow-up:

    1. Clear Communication: From the initial consultation to the completion of the project, we maintain open and transparent communication with our clients. We actively listen to their needs and preferences, providing updates and addressing any concerns promptly. Clear communication helps us understand our clients’ expectations so we can deliver results that align with their vision.

    2. Quality Workmanship: We are committed to delivering high-quality craftsmanship and using premium materials for every project. Our skilled professionals pay close attention to detail, ensuring that each aspect of the remodeling or renovation meets our clients’ standards.

    3. Project Management: We employ effective project management practices to ensure that the project progresses smoothly and efficiently. This includes setting realistic timelines, adhering to deadlines, and proactively addressing any issues that may arise.

    4. Customer Feedback: After the completion of the project, we actively seek feedback from our clients. We value their input and use their comments to continuously improve our services. This feedback loop allows us to understand our clients’ experience and make necessary adjustments for future projects.

    5. Follow-Up: We follow up with our clients to ensure that they are fully satisfied with the results. We address any post-project concerns and offer support if additional adjustments or touch-ups are needed.

    6. Warranty and Service Guarantee: We stand behind our work and offer warranties on our services and products. Our goal is to build lasting relationships with our clients and ensure that their experience with us is positive from start to finish and long after completion.

  • Do you offer free estimates for potential projects?

    Yes, in most cases we are able to give free estimates on potential projects

  • What safety measures do you take during service provision, especially in sensitive areas like plumbing and electrical work?

    Safety is of utmost importance. Here are some specific safety measures we take for plumbing and electrical work:

    1. Risk Assessment: Before beginning any plumbing or electrical work, we conduct a thorough risk assessment to identify potential hazards and take appropriate measures to mitigate them.

    2. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Our team members are equipped with safety glasses, gloves, and insulated footwear, to protect against electrical and plumbing hazards.

    3. Lockout/Tagout Procedures: For electrical work, we follow lockout/tagout procedures to ensure that electrical circuits are de-energized and tagged before any maintenance or repair work begins. This prevents accidental energization while work is in progress.

    4. Proper Tools and Equipment: We use specialized tools and equipment designed for plumbing and electrical work to ensure safe completion of tasks. This includes insulated tools for electrical work and appropriate wrenches, cutters, and other tools for plumbing work.

    5. Adherence to Codes and Standards: We strictly adhere to local building codes and safety standards for plumbing and electrical work to ensure compliance and safety.

    6. Minimization of Water and Electricity Exposure: When working on plumbing systems, we take steps to minimize water exposure to electrical components and ensure that electrical components are protected from water damage. Similarly, when working on electrical systems, we take steps to minimize exposure to water and moisture.

    7. Proper Ventilation: When working in confined spaces or areas with potential gas or fume exposure, we ensure proper ventilation to maintain air quality and reduce health risks.

    8. Proper Training: Our team members undergo specialized training in electrical and plumbing safety to ensure they have the knowledge and skills to work safely in these areas.

    9. Communication and Coordination: We communicate closely with the occupants of the property and relevant personnel so that they are aware of the work being carried out and any associated safety precautions that may need to be taken.

    By implementing these safety measures, we aim to ensure the safety of our team members and the occupants of the property.

  • Are there any warranties or guarantees provided for your services and materials used?

    As a professional handyman service, we stand behind the quality of our services and products. Here are our typical warranties and guarantees:

    1. Workmanship Guarantee: If there are any issues arising from the quality of our installation, repair, or maintenance work, we will address them promptly and without additional cost.

    2. Product Warranties: When we use products or materials as part of our services, we ensure that they are of high quality and typically come with their own manufacturer warranties. We will assist in any warranty claims or resolution if there are issues with the materials we’ve used.

    3. Satisfaction Guarantee: We are committed to the satisfaction of our clients. If there are any concerns or issues with the work we’ve done, we will work to resolve them to the client’s satisfaction.

    4. Safety and Compliance: All our work complies with relevant codes, standards, and regulations.

    The clients of Running Buffalo Recourses can have peace of mind, knowing that they can trust in the materials we use and the craftsmanship we provide.