People are always asking how I came up with the idea for Mrs. FIXIT. "It's simple," I tell them, "I'm married to Mr. Break-it!" My husband is very successful on his own merit, but when it comes to home repairs and fixing things around the house, he's more apt to be called Mr. Hire-it-out! So, after a few years of trying to schedule hired workers to come in to fix things -- and watching expenses mount -- I decided to try and make a go of it myself, to save some money and fix things according to my own time. That's how the idea for Mrs. FIXIT was born.
I had an interest in fixing things, but no building or contracting...