Handyman Franchise Finds Fix in WLR by Luke Jones Posted 5/11/2009 12:00 am Updated 5 years ago John Pierce decided to open a Mr. Handyman franchise for two reasons: the necessity of the service and the strong backing from the corporation that owns Mr. Handyman. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.