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TaskRabbit Review: Free Yourself From Every Day Tasks

  • 21 September 2017
  • Marko Jovanovic

Like many other on-demand companies out there, Task Rabbit isn't really selling you a product or service.

What they are truly selling you is the most important thing there is: your time.

Whether it's hanging your new HD TV on the wall, boxing your life for that cross country move to assembling that new IKEA shelf (that’s been sitting in the corner of your room for months now) — Task Rabbit is who many are turning to. 

Thanks to TaskRabbit, you won’t have to deal with these boring and time-consuming tasks. Their platform is designed to give you a convenient way to get things done so you have more time to do whatever it is that you truly want to do.  In this post, we'll take a detailed look into how it all works. 

About TaskRabbit

TaskRabbit is an online and mobile marketplace that connects people who need to a little help with every day tasks around the home with people looking to earn a little extra money by doing them. The company was founded in 2008 by entrepreneur Leah Busque and is now led by CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot.

TaskRabbit is a unique platform, in a way that it is dedicated to making this world a better place. Not only this platform has a friendly community that works together to improve your home and yard, but TaskRabbit also gives its employees good working conditions (free lunch, interesting tasks, dog-friendly workplace, good pay, and insurance).

Because of that, Taskers are motivated to improve their skills and deliver best results each time, making you satisfied. TaskRabbit is available in a number of cities including Atlanta, San Francisco, Orlando, Seattle, San Diego, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, London, and Boston.

Reasons Why We Love Task Rabbit 

Let's take a look at what TaskRabbit offers so that you can make an informed decision on choosing the best people for to get the job done in time.

Source: Taskrabbit.com   


First and foremost, you don’t have to think whether the Tasker you choose is reliable, or can you let them in your home. TaskRabbit understands the importance of trust and safety, which is why their Taskers underwent numerous background and identity checks.

Find what you need

The reason why TaskRabbit is getting more and more popular is their versatility. Everyone can find what they need, whether it be home projects or repairs. Mounting a TV, assembling furniture, shifting heavy items, maintaining your yard, making home improvements, and cleaning are just some of the services that this site offers.

Easy to use

With a well-organized and intuitive interface, you will easily go through different types of services they offer, find out how TaskRabbit works, and much more. You don’t have to look for hours for what you need because TaskRabbit focuses on speed and convenience.

Simple process

Now, you might think that choosing the best Tasker for your job is a complicated task but relax. Quite the opposite, the process of finding exactly what you need is rather simple. First, you need to describe the task and choose the date and time that best suit you. After that, TaskRabbit will find you a list of qualified Taskers so you can choose the best fit. Then, the Tasker will arrive at your doorstep and get the job done.  Lastly, you need to pay for their services.

Payment without any hassle

When it comes to payment, this process is also simple. You just need to pay through their app and that’s it. Speaking of the app, with it you can get the job done on the go. This is a big plus if you are always in a hurry and don’t have time to sit in front of your laptop or PC.


Here are the most common questions related to TaskRabbit that will help you better understand how this platform works and what it offers.

1. Is there a fixed price for all Taskers?

No, there isn’t. Taskers set their own prices, and they vary, depending on the type of the work they do.

2. Do I have to pay for the task right away?

No, you don’t. You will be charged for the task when it is completely finished.

3. What is the cancellation policy?

TaskRabbit has their cancellation policy in order to protect their employees. For example, if you want to reschedule or cancel the task within 24 hours of the stated time, so you might have to pay a 1-hour cancellation fee.

4. Can I deactivate my account?

Of course, you can. You just have to go to the Account page and find the link on the left side that says “Deactivate”.

5. How can I find out which TaskRabbit services are available in my city?

TaskRabbit offers their services in different areas, so you have to check which ones are available in your city (if any). Click on the following link and you will find a list of areas where TaskRabbit operates in.

6. Do I have to chat with a Tasker that I chose for the task?

Yes, you do. In fact, this is the most important step as the two of you need to discuss the details of the task and agree to the terms. You chat with the Tasker through the app or via the website.

Final Thoughts

Outsourcing the things you don’t want to deal with to the people who are skilled to do them is getting more and more popular due to our hectic and busy lives. If you need help and can afford it, we don’t see any reason of why you should not do that.

With Task Rabbit, you can easily and promptly choose the perfect fit for the kind of work you need to get done and pay them through an app. You also don’t have to worry whether the Tasker you chose is safe for your home because TaskRabbit makes sure their employees underwent many background checks.

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