Valentine’s Day Tasks on Airtasker

Whether you love or hate Valentine’s Day, it’s important to let your significant other know that you appreciate them. Sure "Valentine’s Day Tasks on Airtasker"

Valentine’s Day Tasks on Airtasker

Whether you love or hate Valentine’s Day, it’s important to let your significant other know that you appreciate them. Sure you could buy a card and exorbitantly priced roses, but why not do something different this year with a little help from Airtaskers.

Believe it or not, we’ve had plenty of people or organise romantic surprises via Airtasker over the years, such as borrowing a puppy or singing a special song. Here are some other creative ideas for Valentine’s Day that you could easily get done.

Picnic Set Up

A picnic is nothing new, however, you can add an extra special touch by hiring an Airtasker to pick up everything and set it up for you. They won’t even have an inkling of what you have planned.

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Borrow a Puppy

If you’re a renter it probably means you can’t have a pet at home. So if you’re coupled-up with a someone who tends to squeal at the sight of one, you could borrow one for an hour or so as a special treat.

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Want some more original Valentine’s Day ideas? Read our quirky Valentine’s Day gift ideas.

Favourite Foods

Now this one is a bit different, however if your partner loves a certain type of food (think pizza, donuts or even baguettes) – you can get their favourite food delivered straight to their doorstep for a yummy surprise. This is great for guys and girls because let’s face it, the way to anyone’s heart is their stomach.

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Are you a romantic? Let us know what’s the most romantic thing you’ve done and you could win an Airtasker Valentine’s Day Gift Box. Enter by leaving a comment on this Facebook post.

Sing a Tune

Do you have a special couple song? Or maybe you would just like to organise the ultimate surprise by getting someone to go to their home, workplace or even show up over a bite of lunch and sing a song.

From an Al Green classic to Top Gun – there are endless options!

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Flowers

If sticking to something original is more you, no one ever said no to flowers – especially roses. They can be a tricky item to find on the day if you’ve left it last minute. An Airtasker can help you pick the flowers and also some chocolates on the way.

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Have you got any other romantic ideas? Let us know in the comments below!

AND don’t forget if you need a great unique Valentine’s Day gift this year – get an Airtasker Valentine’s Day Gift Box.

Price Guide: Airtasker Tasks

Not sure what to price an Airtasker task? We’ve put together a clever cheat sheet so you know exactly what "Price Guide: Airtasker Tasks"

Price Guide: Airtasker Tasks

Not sure what to price an Airtasker task?

We’ve put together a clever cheat sheet so you know exactly what to budget for and set the price of your next task. This makes it simpler and quicker to post a task.

Please note: The amounts below are just a rough guide to get you started and from there Airtaskers will make you an offer and you will be able to negotiate a fair price.

Handyman & Tradesmen tasks

Basic: from $30/hr Skilled: from $50/hr Professional: from $90/hr
No specialist skills required

Basic tools e.g. hammer and screwdriver

Some skill required e.g. basic certification

Power tools e.g. sander and drill

Qualified skills e.g. current certificate in discipline required for task

Specific tools e.g. Drop saw and nail guns

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Delivery & removals

Small item: from $28/hr Larger item: from $60/hr Moving: from $100/hr
Easy to carry e.g. flowers and chocolates

Suitable for foot/ public transportation

Car may be required and price per km should be considered

In a large box or package e.g. IKEA furniture

Car required and price per km should be considered

Furniture and heavy items e.g. Fridge or lounge

Truck or van required

Cleaning

Routine clean: from $28/hr Deeper clean: from $30/hr Spring clean: from $50/hr
Weekly clean e.g. vacuum house and wipe surfaces
Supplies provided
Thorough clean e.g. skirting boards and windows
Most supplied provided
 Major clean e.g. sorting wardrobes and pantries
Specialist tools required

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Gardening

General maintenance: from $29/hr  Weeding and mowing: from $40/hr Specialist gardening & landscaping: from $60/hr
Light gardening e.g. watering plants
Tools provided
 Moderate amount of labour e.g. planting and pruning
Some equipment required
 Heavy labour e.g. mulching and removing trees
Specialist tools required

Design & photography

Basic design: from $35/hr Photography and graphics: from $50/hr Design projects: from $70/hr
Simple tweaks e.g. photoshop
Basic design knowledge
Photoshoot or branding design
Some equipment required
 Multiple day project
Specialist skills/ equipment

Office admin tasks

Basic tasks: from $30/hr Semi-skilled: from $40/hr Specialist tasks: from $55/hr
Simple research and data entry
No specialist skills
Spreadsheet and call centre work
Basic admin skills/ experience
 Accounting and marketing work
Specialist skills/ experience required

Computer & website

Basic tasks: from $30/hr Technical task: from $55/hr Specialist: from $80/hr
Simple tech issue or website tweak e.g. software installation,
Basic skills required
Tech help e.g. software and website assistance
Computer skills needed
 Programing and development
Professional skills needed

Research

Basic data collection: from $28/hr ield research: from $30/hr Research participants: from $40/hr
Email, online, phone, in-store
No skill required
Interviewing and mystery shopping
Basic skills
 Focus groups and product testing
Special candidate requirements

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Promotional staff

Leaflet handouts: from $28/hr Event and sales staff: from $40/hr Specialist staff: from $60/hr
Letterbox drops and flyer handouts
Friendly and well presented
Promotional and event help e.g. welcoming and service
Catering and sales skills
 Models, cocktail mixologist and baristas
Previous and professional experience and certificates

Furniture Assembly

Simple: from $27/hr Small item: from $50/hr Medium item: from $75/hr Large item: from $100/hr
Office chairs
Coat or hat rack
Simple table
Bookcases
TV bench
Bedside tables
 Sofa bed
Single bed assembly
Chest of drawers
 Bunk bed assembly
Wardrobe system assembly