Award Winning

Golden State

Handyman, Inc.

Northern California's

Premier Handyman Service

with over 40 years of experience

Licensed General Contractor #1038844

John V. Charbonneau

President & CEO

Licensed General Contractor #1038844

Certified Home Inspector - CHI

Certified Mold Inspector - CMI

John Charbonneau is 4th generation San Franciscan raised in Marin County. He began his construction career in the 80's remodeling homes in Marin County. Later he took a position at Jackson's Hardware in San Rafael where he stayed for 10 years. He went on from there to become a Certified Home Inspector owning and operating one of the largest and most successful home inspection companies in the State, performing nearly 100 inspections per week! After a career as a Home Inspector, Defect Recognition Specialist, Certified Mold Inspector and Moisture Intrusion Specialist, John spent some time as the Outside Sales Manager at Mountain Hardware in Truckee, CA. before returning home to Marin County and starting North Bay Handyman, Inc. With all the success that came of North Bay Handyman, John decided to expand his business to his beloved Truckee-Tahoe. North Bay Handyman and Truckee/Tahoe Handyman were combined in 2022 and the Sacramento Valley/Sierra Foothills was added later that year and the company became:

Golden State Handyman, Inc.


John is a Licensed General Contractor (#1038844), Certified Home Inspector and Certified Mold Inspector with a thriving handyman business based in Marin County with offices in Novato, Carmichael and Truckee,  With the help of his dedicated team of Managers and Handymen, John continues to help Realtors, Portfolio Managers, Property Managers, Hotel/Resort Managers, Apartment Complex Managers, Homeowner Associations and Homeowners with remodels, turnovers and maintenance projects in Marin, Napa, Sonoma, Solano, Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, Truckee and the entire Lake Tahoe basin.



Our Simple Promise:

Show Up - Do Our Best

Tell the Truth

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