Welcome to Cool Hand Carpentry your go-to source for Home Repairs, Handyman Services, Landscaping and Maintenance.

My name is Scott Fingal and I spent a lot of years as a graphic designer. I have also spent that time fixing houses. So  I’ll bring that designers eye, attention to detail and sense of creativity to your every home repair, handyman, home maintenance, and landscaping project.

I am registered (HIC Number: PA130532), insured, neat and dependable. Call or email me today for a FREE ESTIMATE.

Landscape Services

I am now a Phipps Sustainable Landcare Accredited Professional!

I am now a Phipps MASTER GARDENER!!!!!!!

Let us make your yard the envy of the neighborhood! Grass-cutting and Trimming • Organic Lawn Care • Edging • Mulching • Bed Planting • Rain Barrels and Stormwater Issues • Building Raised Beds • Gardening  Starting Vegetable Gardens • Trimming Shrubbery • Landscape Design • Theme Gardens (Butterfly/Pollinator Gardens, Bird Attractors, Cutting Gardens, Shade Gardens).  LIMITED OPENING FOR SPRING 2024 LAWN SERVICE AND  YARD CLEAN-UPS.  

Call Today 412-398-7700. Schedule fills up fast!

Home Repairs and Handyman Services

Do you  have a growing to-do list of home improvements?  Then Call Cool Hand: Basic Carpentry • Wood Trim • Deck Cleaning and Repair • Drywall Installation or Repair • Wood Fence Cleaning and Repair • General Maintenance • Painting

Selling Your Home: Call me for that much need curb appeal! Some inexpensive ways to quickly spruce up your house include: Planting, Edging, Mulching , Painting the Front Door, Upgrade your Mailbox, Installing New House Numbers. Installing Flower Boxes, and Power washing.

Once your house is sold, I can correct many issues commonly found in home inspections (hand rails, GFCI, peeling paint, etc). And if your house is still on the market after you moved, I can keep the grass cut and trimmed so you can enjoy your new home.


Protect your biggest asset.  Drywall repair, painting, wood fence and deck cleaning and  repairing, leaks,  carpentry, tile  and wood trim… let me fix those small problems before they become major problems.


Call, text or email me .  I will give you an honest assessment  of your project to see if it fits my scope and skill sets.  If it does, I’ll give you a free written estimate, if not I have a whole network of amazing trades peoples that I can refer to you right on the spot.