Services & Rates


​At ERRANDS BY ERIN, you can count on high quality services personalized for your unique needs. You will receive professional, courteous and friendly service.

ERRANDS BY ERIN provides a variety of services including, but not limited to:

​***Don't see what you need listed here? No problem! Many other services are available upon discussion!***

Rates will be discussed at time of call. Extra will be applied for a Saturday or Sunday.

*Grocery Shopping - Send us your list and we'll take care of everything! We'll do the shopping and deliver the groceries right to your front door! Your choice of store/location.

*Gift Shopping & Wrapping - Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, anniversary gifts, other holiday gifts - you name it! We'll shop for the gifts and wrap them. Gift delivery service also available! Your choice of location.

*Deliveries - Need something delivered? Anything! Errands By Erin can help!

*Transportation Help - Have an upcoming appointment you need a ride to? We can drive you there, wait for you and drive you back home! Have kids with busy activity schedules? We can help with that, too!

*Dry Cleaning/Laundry Drop Off & Pick Up - your choice of location.

*Prescription Drop Off & Pick Up - your choice of location.

*Post Office Runs - We can mail packages, pick up stamps, pick up packing supplies, etc. We'll wait in line, so you don't have to! Your choice of location.

*Recycling Drop Off - your choice of location.

*Shopping Returns - Need to return something to a specific store? Save time and let us do it for you!

For all "Day-to-Day Errands:"
*30 minute minimum for any service
*Fee will also include $.54 per mile
*$10.00 redelivery fee if the first trip doesn't work out
*Payment will be collected after errand is complete 

Prices listed below.

*House Sitting: $20/visit - We will come and check on your house, collect your mail/newspapers, water plants, check your heat/AC, turn on/off lights, feed fish, move your car around, etc. It's the peace of mind you need when you're away from home!

*Home "Wait-For" Service: $15/hour - We will come and wait at your house for deliveries, cable installation, repair services, landscaping, house cleaning, etc. 

*Car Service: $15/hour - Is your vehicle due for an oil change, maintenance check-up, recall or does it need a repair? We will take your vehicle to the car shop, wait for it and return it to you. Does your vehicle need a wash? We can do that for you, too!

*All "Home Services" will also include a fee of $.54 per mile for any driving time needed
*Payment will be collected after errand is complete 

Prices listed below.

*Transcribing: $30/hour - Need something transcribed for work or school? We can help!

*Meal Prep/Baking: Price depends on the meal/baked good and quantity - Homemade baked goods delivered right to your door! Pies, cookies, cakes, Buckeyes, breads, muffins and more! We can help with bake sales, school parties, church pot-lucks, family gatherings - you name it! We can also make home-cooked meals for you. Crockpot freezer meals and more!
*Fee will also include cost of ingredients 

*Editing/Proofreading: $20/hour - With a BA in print journalism, editing and proofreading are two of Erin's favorite things to do! It never hurts to put a second set of eyes on your work!

*Online Sales: $15/hour - Have some items you'd like to sell? We can handle everything from taking pictures of the items, writing the descriptions and posting them on all the online sale sites. We also work with the potential buyers, so you don't have to do a thing!
*Fees will also be applied for time spent taking pictures of items, measuring items, writing descriptions, etc.

*Ordering Flowers: $5/order - We can order flowers for you via phone or online. Delivery service also available, so you don't have to pay for shipping!
*If delivery service is used, fee will also include an extra $15, plus $.54 per mile for driving time

*Handwriting: $20/hour - We can help address envelopes for holiday cards, invitations, write thank you notes, etc.

*Personal: $15/hour - We can help you keep track of your monthly bills, bill pay, update your checkbook, keep track of receipts, filing important papers, etc. 

*All "Misc. Services" will also include a fee of $.54 per mile for any driving time needed
*Payment will be collected after errand is complete.

Types of payment accepted:
  • Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express via Square
  • Check made out to Erin Thompson
  • Cash
  • Venmo
  • Gift certificates are available, too! Give the gift of errands!
  • Payments must be made within two weeks. After that, a $10 per day late fee will be applied.