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Recent Carpet Laying & Installation reviews in Inner South Melbourne

Great job, would definitely recommend!

Carpet laying

$300

Thanks Steven a great job hope to use your services again

Carpet small room

$120

Thanks Steve!!!

Install underlay and carpet

$200

Great job!

Carpet repair

$150

Steve was great. On time, job done to perfection! Highly recommend.

Carpet stretching

$100

I needed a small carpet repair job done, cutting and edging a damaged piece. Steven did a neat job in a timely way.

Carpet removal and edging

$50

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What do carpet laying and installation services include?

Adding in a carpet to your home can be that final touch when designing your interiors. However, installing a carpet is no easy chore. The best carpet installers near you can measure, cut, and lay your carpet correctly. No need to go through all the hassle of doing it yourself! Here’s what you can expect when booking carpet installations near you: 

Preparing for carpet installation

Before getting your new carpet installed, there are a lot of preparations that need to be done by local carpet installers. First, the floor space is measured. This makes sure that you’ll only purchase the right amount of carpet and that it is cut accurately.

Some Taskers may even offer same-day carpet installation near you. Before rolling out the carpet, they make sure that there are no loose nails and wooden boards. Some installers also help move aside furniture you had assembled to keep everything clear and ready for carpet laying.

Glue-down carpet installation

The glue-down method is the most common method among installers. Here, the carpet is glued directly to the floor. This is ideal for floors that cover larger areas. That is why it is used for commercial carpet installation. It provides solid support, especially for buildings that wish to have carpeted ramps. It is certain to not budge, even with things rolling over the surface daily. 

The best carpet installers make sure that your floors are smooth. This ensures fewer mistakes during carpet laying. When not done correctly, the areas not glued down properly wear quickly. That’s why it’s best to leave it to an experienced Tasker. Once rolled out and secured, you can always have your carpets cleaned and stains removed to ensure a fresh, brand new look.

Stretch-in carpet installation

Most homeowners may opt for a stretch-in carpet. Here, strips of wood containing nails are nailed around the edges of the room. Padding is installed in the middle of the room for the carpet to lay over it. The carpet is then attached to the pins on the strips of wood. From there, your carpet installer will stretch it across the room. A plus to this method is the extra padding underneath the carpet. It provides added comfort and extends the lifespan of the carpet itself. 

Adding a carpet underlay

An added service that is offered by many independent carpet installers near you is carpet underlay. This is a thin cushion put under your carpet. It is made of materials like sponge rubber and foam. A carpet underlay provides extra comfort to your flooring. It also provides your room with acoustic and thermal installation. Be sure to ask your carpet installer for the best underlay for your carpet and its installation method. 

If you're keen to know exactly how much it costs to fit a carpet, check out our easy-to-refer carpet fitting price guide for your convenience.

Recent Carpet Laying & Installation tasks in Inner South Melbourne

Carpet installation small study room

$5

McKinnon VIC, Australia

7th Jun 2024

Need to remove the old carpet and Install a new one, it is a small room measure: 1.98 x 2.94 m And have a carpeted robe too. Make me an offer please

Need someone to remove carpet, sand floor and polish .

$1,500

Glen Huntly VIC, Australia

2nd Jun 2024

Need to remove carpet that was laid 2021, Then need to sand floor, add primer and varnish floor. Wanting three coats of clear varnish. Total area is between 50-60sqm.

Removal of carpet

$100

Glen Iris VIC, Australia

1st Jun 2024

Remove carpet from lounge, hallway and 2 bedrooms. Disposal not required.

Experienced Carpet Fitter Needed

$600

Caulfield South VIC, Australia

31st May 2024

I am undertaking a renovation on behalf of a good friend and so need someone to do a great job for me. I need an experienced carpet fitter to pull up 110m2 of fitted carpet on a top floor level and then a couple of days later re-fit the carpet and make it look the same as it was before. There are 4 bedrooms, a hallway, landing and a walk-in robe The stairs are carpeted and this carpet needs to be removed and will not need to be put back. Once the carpet has been removed, the stairs need to be cleaned of any mastic/staple etc ready for new carpet. Two/three days after you have pulled the carpet up you will need to refit the carpet and underlay. Can you please give me an offer that includes: - Your experience. - Any issues you foresee with pulling the carpet up and then relaying it? - Will the underlay need to be replaced? NOTE: Please put in an offer either with materials or without materials. I am happy to buy any materials for you me to please list what you will need and the cost? There will be 2 people on-site to carry and move the carpet for you.

Reinstall carpet next to the wardrobe

$50

Aspendale Gardens VIC, Australia

31st May 2024

The carpet is cut to install the new wardrobe. It needs to be reinstalled adding a new carpet gripper and make the edges cleaner. Dimensions around the cupboard is 200mm length and 600mm wide I have two of such cupboard edges that need this task to be done.

Carpet stretched in walk in robe is cut to size smoothedge in stalled

$120

McKinnon VIC, Australia

23rd May 2024

Approx 2 square mtr piece of new carpet stretched and trimed. Professional carpet layer required for a perfect job. Smooth Edge in place. Carpet cut to size from template of old carpet. should be quick for a pro.

He done a good job on short notice

Carpet repair - stretching

$50

Caulfield North VIC, Australia

21st May 2024

We have a small room that needs the carpet to be re- stretched . May also need underlay

Jim was great and highly recommend

Small Carpet Patch Repair

$150

Malvern East VIC, Australia

20th May 2024

Repair small carpet area. (500mm x 300mm approx). Carpet on site but will need some underlay. Can be done either today or tomorrow.

Prompt and great service! Thanks Anthony 👍👍

Removal & install of new carpet

$2,000

Bentleigh VIC, Australia

19th May 2024

I require someone to remove, dispose and install new carpet throughout the entire floor plan attached (except for the kitchen and bathroom). There is no furniture so access to do so will be easy.

Removal and installation of new carpet at shop

$1,000

Bentleigh VIC, Australia

19th May 2024

Need brand new installed carpet throughout shop please see photos of floor plan etc (all furniture is now removed)

Install carpets in the bedrooms and living area

$1,500

Aspendale Gardens VIC, Australia

17th May 2024

Installing new carpets - Bedroom size 10sq m each + Living room 20 sq m + additional 10 sq m hallway. Total we are looking at 60 sq m

All brand new carpet at shop

$1,000

Bentleigh VIC, Australia

16th May 2024

Need brand new carpet throughout shop please see photos

Carpet replacement

$100

Carnegie VIC, Australia

8th May 2024

Hi all! We need a section of our carpet replaced as it was burnt with a hair dryer. This needs to be done before Monday. We have carpet to replace in the wardrobes. Any questions let me know.

Thanks Jim - we appreciate your assistance!

Carpet cleaner

$50

Caulfield North VIC 3161, Australia

20th Apr 2024

Carpet stains from water damage from planters

Thank you Mustafa for your expertise and incredible job and punctuality .. awesome 👌

Carpet steam clean

$165

Carnegie VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

3 bedrooms and a small connecting area. Photos are wide angle so looks a bit larger than actual.

Very friendly punctual and throrough. Would definitely recommend...

Carpet stretching

$100

Elsternwick VIC, Australia

17th Mar 2024

Stretch carpet to get rid of bumps between 2 bedroom doorways, along rumpus and hallway. Is a join at one of the bedroom doorways.

Ryan was on time and completed the task as required in an efficient manner and with good communication. Recommend and would use again.

Carpet stretching

$100

Ormond VIC, Australia

1st Feb 2024

Stretch carpet 2 bedrooms - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 2 February 2024

Nathan was efficient, quick and did a great job of carpet stretching

Stitch new piece of carpet in

$130

Elsternwick VIC, Australia

29th Jan 2024

Join a new price of carpet in where wardrobe has been removed. We have the carpet and know it can be stiched from another spot in the house. - Due date: Flexible

Expert. Great communicator. Highly recommend

Kick carpet back down (small section)

$50

Highett VIC, Australia

10th Jan 2024

We lifted the brand new carpet in our walk-in wardrobe and need a professional to kick it back down in the places we lifted. Approximately 4.4 linear meters from my measurements. Highett location - Due date: Flexible

Ryan was great in every respect

Carpet stain removal

$150

Carnegie VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2023

Needed a thorough steam clean and stain removal of a brown stain in corner of room. Special equipment may be needed. Unsure what caused stain as there was a drawer set on top of it before - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 22 December 2023

John and his partner were both efficient, lovely and got the job done. Communication was clear and they were great to work with