The BEST Episodes of High Maintenance (2016)
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 6, 2019
Jump into the daily routines of a diverse group of New Yorkers and how they light things up. "The Guy" is a nameless pot deliveryman whose client base includes an eccentric group of characters with neuroses as diverse as the city.
#1 - Derech
Season 2 - Episode 4
An ex-Hasidic man explores the world outside his sect as he connects with a writer who may have ulterior motives. A nightclub performer’s night out takes an unexpected turn. The Guy bonds with a driver when he finds himself in need of a lift.
#2 - Craig
Season 3 - Episode 2
After his bike is stolen, regular customer Marty consults The Guy, whose suggestion sends him down a surprising path. Bored with her mundane life, Darby finds ways to unnerve and bewilder strangers.
#5 - Globo
Season 2 - Episode 1
The Guy has a busier-than-usual day as New Yorkers react to world-changing news. The morning after a hookup, carefree hotel guests spend an indulgent day, unaware of what’s going on outside their door. With the world around him in disarray, a client’s roommate struggles to maintain his commitment to losing weight.
#6 - Cruise
Season 3 - Episode 9
Leonard, an acting teacher, contemplates moving back to New York. The Guy connects with old high-school friends Sarah and Brian, who are visiting the city under difficult circumstances.
#7 - M.A.S.H.
Season 3 - Episode 1
While spending time away from the city in his RV, The Guy gets upsetting news, but makes an intriguing new connection. Cori, meanwhile, tries to adjust to a new reality without her friend.
#8 - Scromple
Season 2 - Episode 5
The Guy tries to de-stress when he ends up in an uncomfortable situation. A freelance brand strategist struggling with her latest assignment embarks on a desperate search for a weed fix.
#9 - Fagin
Season 2 - Episode 2
A couple visiting their daughter in Bushwick embraces the urban surroundings while dealing with a less-than-ideal rental that comes with an unwelcome roommate. The Guy delivers to Brenna and Molly’s all-female, politically-minded meetup, where things get dramatic fast.
#10 - Namaste
Season 2 - Episode 3
An industrious Brooklyn realtor endeavors to hustle her way to a new home. After winning an affordable-housing lottery, Candace and John face culture shock and notice a class divide when they move into their new apartment. The Guy considers his living situation.
#12 - Dongle
Season 3 - Episode 7
Oscar, a recent arrival from Puerto Rico, starts a construction job and develops a crush on a bodega worker. Sophia steps up when her family’s annual fireworks display hits a snag. The Guy and Lee attend a “Holidazzle” boat party, where they run into a familiar face.
#13 - Ghost
Season 2 - Episode 8
When a high-strung mother finds herself more involved in her college-aged daughter's life than her own, her husband turns to The Guy to get a prescription for her stress, not to mention their underwhelming sex life. After a routine delivery, The Guy's good deed helping out an elderly man turns into more than he bargained for.
#14 - Tick
Season 1 - Episode 4
Aging parents Joon and Wei navigate their son’s recent success and new lifestyle. The Guy delivers to Jim, a retired, former workaholic living downstairs from his neurotic daughter, Quinn, and her husband and baby.
#15 - Grandpa
Season 1 - Episode 3
When Chase and his sensitive yet fun-loving dog Gatsby move from the suburban Midwest to Queens, culture shock takes its toll – until they cross paths with Beth, a whimsical dog walker.
#16 - Blondie
Season 3 - Episode 3
Young Raymond tries his best to be useful on a day off from school. Barbie, a longtime New Yorker, must find a new place to live and becomes roommates with The Guy's nudist client, Arthur.
#17 - Museebat
Season 1 - Episode 2
Eesha, a young girl living with her aunt and uncle in Brooklyn, struggles to be a “normal college student,” despite her family’s religious values. The Guy delivers to Leo and Gigi, a jaded couple throwing an intimate gathering for Leo’s birthday – an event marked by accusations, recriminations and a troubling revelation.
#18 - Fingerbutt
Season 3 - Episode 6
When Mamie, a stylish septuagenarian, gets an unexpected offer to model in an ad campaign, she finds the experience makes her more self-conscious about her age. Meanwhile, a veterinarian suffering from depression decides to try microdosing mushrooms, with some advice from The Guy — but quickly builds up a tolerance.
#19 - Selfie
Season 1 - Episode 5
Anja, a twentysomething aspiring writer who spends most of her time on social media, convinces The Guy to sit down for a one-on-one interview, but her social media addiction threatens to blow up the story. Former customer Heidi enlists The Guy’s help when she is confronted by her past.
#20 - Pay Day
Season 3 - Episode 5
Ayasha and Doc, a BDSM-inclined couple, decide to start trading sexual experiences for money in their relationship. After discovering he’s internationally known, The Guy pays a visit to a pair of summer-school teachers who have just begun an affair.
#21 - Proxy
Season 3 - Episode 8
Husband-and-wife Adriana and Arturo get a special delivery that changes their family dynamic while an aspiring dancer questions her future as a nanny to two motherless kids.
#22 - Breathwork
Season 3 - Episode 4
The Guy delivers to a film set, where cast and crew are struggling to make it through a day of reshoots. Lee returns to New York City, but has a hard time putting the past behind her.
#23 - HBD
Season 2 - Episode 7
Emily, an artistic teen, has her birthday spotlight stolen by her bohemian mother, her uninhibited friends and a delivery from the Guy; only her mother's European friend gives Emily the attention she craves.
#24 - #goalz
Season 2 - Episode 9
Deciding to embrace a life without the distractions of the Internet, a computer programmer tries out a tech-free night per The Guy's advice. After a controversial tweet draws attention, a comedian becomes inundated by Internet trolls. While attempting to match a world record, a fearless dancer struggles as the hours drag on and her dance partners fall by the wayside.
#25 - Meth(od)
Season 1 - Episode 1
The Guy makes an uncomfortable delivery to a macho client and his taciturn friend. Best friends Max and Lainey’s co-dependent relationship begins to wane after Max accidentally stumbles upon a new group of friends. In order to stay part of this group, Max must maintain a charade, while keeping Lainey’s suspicions at bay.