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BRAD HORN/Nevada Appeal Michael Buckner will start his home repair business on May 1.

Action Home Repair

1312 Mountain Park Drive


Name: Michael Buckner

Position: Owner

When he starts: May 1

What he does: He fixes doors, fencing, decks and “everything under the sun,” he said.

What he likes about the job: He’s been in construction for more than 30 years, and started his own business because, he said, “I always liked working for myself (and) having the freedom of being my own boss.”

Strangest repair he’s done: He said he once had to close a crawl space under a man’s entry way to keep out raccoons.

When he came to Carson City: Buckner visited Carson City in 1989 for a Harley Davidson run, met his wife and moved to the city a year later.