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Recent Gyprock Installation reviews in Illawarra

Khan is so professional and did amazing job to my house. He is very patient and explained the process to me. 5 star highly recommend! I will definitely invite him for more task.

Gyprock ceiling and walls


10 out of 10. Excellent work

Carpenter - Instal a door and surrounding gyprock.


Thanks so much for helping us out

Repair of hole in gyprock wall


Khan and his workers did a fantastic job, they arrived on time, great communication and professional during the process, I was so impressed with the result and I will highly recommend them.

Gyprock ceiling and cornice


Amazing work. Courteous, timely, professional. Definitely someone who takes pride in his work and makes sure everything is done to a high standard. Jason even went above and beyond, patching a few blemishes that were outside the agreed upon job. Would recommend.

Patch and paint gyprock


Andrew is wonderful to work with. Reliable and trustworthy.

Wall mount a IKEA Symfonisk speaker on gyprock wall


What's the average cost of a gyprocker installer in Illawarra

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What does a gyprock installation services include?

Installing or repairing gyprock drywall generally involves assessing your space, measuring, cutting, applying adhesive, hanging, joining, and finishing. But there can be some variation in the method, depending on where your gyprock is being installed. Here are some of the most common drywall installation and repair jobs:

Gyprock wall installation

Installing gyprock walls starts with measuring the wall dimensions and cutting the plasterboard sheet with a knife. Your plasterboard installer will do one sheet at a time, laying sheets of gyprock on the wall studs and attaching with adhesive, then nailing into place. They’ll repeat the process until all gaps are filled with gyprock sheeting, before joining any edges (using angle beads on corners) and coating with Gyprock compounds. Once the compounds are dry, they’ll sand the surface for a smooth finish.

Gyprock ceiling installation

Installing gyprock ceilings involves a similar process to walls, with a few key differences. After measuring and cutting, your installer will then measure and mark locations for electrical wires and fixtures. They’ll cut these holes using a small saw before attaching the gyprock sheets, one at a time, to the ceiling joists with adhesive. Next they’ll screw the sheet into place before moving onto the next sheet, ensuring minimal gaps between sheets. Your installer will use a ladder and will most likely work with a second person to carefully place each sheet on the ceiling. After the ceiling is complete, they’ll join the edges with compounds (up to 3 layers may be required) before sanding smooth.

Gyprock cornice installation

Once walls and ceiling are in place, your handyman will install gyprock cornices to neatly mask the joins. They’ll measure each room along the top of the wall, from corner to corner, to determine the length of each cornice piece. They’ll mark each cornice and cut it to size, using a mitre box to get the right angles for each end. Next, they’ll line up each cornice, checking that the lengths and angles are correct, before applying adhesive and lightly securing them in place with nails. Your installer will apply cornice cement to the corner points where two cornice pieces join and any other gaps. They’ll use a damp sponge to clean off excess cement. After setting to dry for a couple of hours, your handyman will carefully remove the nails and fill holes with more cement, cleaning the area and sanding once dry.

Gyprock repair

Gyprock can wear down over time and is prone to scratches, dents, and holes from everyday use, whether you have active children or need to move around furniture. It’s important to get gyprock wall repairs sorted sooner rather than later so that problems don’t get worse over time. Your handyman will start the gyprock hole repair by cleaning the area and scraping out any excess plaster or debris that may have accumulated. The next step will depend on the size of the hole or issue. Holes bigger than 1cm that go all the way through will need a bridging material (like adhesive fibreglass mesh) installed. This will cover the hole, with a 2-3cm overhang. After applying the mesh, your handyman will apply a layer of fast-setting putty to cover the area. Once it’s dry, they’ll gently sand the area and repeat with a second layer of putty, before doing a final sanding. 

Recent Gyprock Installation tasks in Illawarra

Gyprock 2 walls and fix water damage


Thirroul NSW, Australia

31st Jan 2024

Gyprock 2 walls floor to ceiling Fix 2 spots on ceiling that have water damage I can help where needed - Due date: Before Thursday, 1 February 2024

Gyprock veranda ceiling


Dapto NSW, Australia

29th Jan 2024

Replace veranda ceiling with Gyprock had a leak but all fixed now - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock and fan in bathroom


Mount Warrigal NSW, Australia

21st Jan 2024

Fix ceiling and install fan cover. Fan is already installed, just needs to be finished properly. - Due date: Flexible

Replace a section of gyprock on a laundry wall.


Towradgi NSW, Australia

23rd Nov 2023

The plumber has cut away part of the wall to install new pipes in the laundry. It's the size of about a square metre. I need this done ASAP as I can't install the new laundry tub cupboard until the plaster is done. I have photos to share if that helps. - Due date: Before Saturday, 2 December 2023

Small hole patch up with gyprock


Calderwood NSW, Australia

6th Oct 2023

We have a small l hole in our gyprock that needs patching up, plastered and sanded. It’s the size of the top of a coke can..if that makes sense. No need to be painted as I’ve already got a painter. Thanks in advance - Due date: Before Friday, 27 October 2023

Great service from start to finish.

Fix safe to a gyprock wall


Kiama NSW, Australia

28th Sep 2023

Stand-alone gun safe needs fixing into place against a gyprock wall and on concrete slab. Have the bolts, just need power tools and labour - Due date: Flexible

Awesome job, thanks Sol.

Urgently need Gyprocker


Calderwood NSW, Australia

27th Sep 2023

Urgently need experienced Gyprocker to do few patches and Gyprocking in a new house - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 28 September 2023

Gyprock plastering


Figtree NSW 2525, Australia

1st Sep 2023

Three walls and a ceiling. One wall has a large window so wont be much on that wall. No cornices. Square to ceiling edges. And along one beam between kitchen and dining room. Above kitchen cabinets to be filled after installation of those on 15th sept. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 11 September 2023

Gyprock removal


Mangerton NSW 2500, Australia

30th Aug 2023

I have 1 sheet and some offcuts of gyprock I need gone. - Due date: Flexible

Great help thanks mate



Kiama Downs NSW 2533, Australia

10th Jul 2023

We need one room finished off - sanding and the cornice installed and two walls in another room gyprocked (attached to bricks). All equipment is already here. - Due date: Before Thursday, 13 July 2023

Insulate and gyprock a ceiling roughly 48sqm


Yallah NSW, Australia

11th Jun 2023

I need a mezzanine ceiling insulated for sound then gyprocked - Due date: Flexible

Re-fix baby proofing gate into gyprock


Calderwood NSW, Australia

16th Jan 2023

Our baby proofing gate has come off its fixture which was in the gyprock. This needs to be fixed back in but I think the gyprock may need some reinforcement first. - Due date: Flexible

Gyprocking top coat and sanding


Bulli NSW, Australia

28th Dec 2022

Complete setting top coat and sanding of gyprock - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock repairs


Bulli NSW 2516, Australia

14th Dec 2022

Repair some holes in gyprock walls. - Due date: Flexible

Great work!

Kayak holders installed on garage wall (gyprock)


Kiama Downs NSW 2533, Australia

26th Nov 2022

Have bought a set of kayak holders that screw into the timber studs of a gyprock wall. Need assistance installing as I had trouble finding the studs and have now drilled some useless holes through the plasterboard. Its literally 8 long 3mm screws in total (2 mounts per rack with 2 screws per mount) but my cheap drill also not great at driving screws into timber. Should take only a short time for someone more skilled than me - Due date: Before Tuesday, 29 November 2022

Jim came out at short notice on a Sunday morning to help with this fiddly job and actually needed to get creative with the mounting as the racks mount pointe themselves were not simple to align with the studs. He even patched the drill holes I had made in my attempts to DIY. Will use him again!

Frame/gyprock fireplace


Balgownie NSW, Australia

20th Nov 2022

I need my freestanding jetmaster gas fireplace framed and plaster boarded over to look built in. I have included pictures of how it looks currently where flue will be added in next few days. I would like to to go around 300mm wider than fireplace and up to ceiling. I am not sure if it needs insulation or not. Only will use someone who has done this before thanks - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 24 November 2022

Small gyprock repair in ceiling


Woonona NSW, Australia

16th Nov 2022

Small repair to gyprock ceiling - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock Plasterer


Figtree NSW, Australia

24th Oct 2022

Experienced plasterer required to finish joins/corners and patch one wall. Gyprock has already been installed bar 1 room which will also be done prior. There is also a small section of 90mm cornice approx 4.0m which requires completing. There is approx 16m of horizontal joins, 5 internal corners and 2 external corners 1.2m in height. - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock Ceiling


Shellharbour NSW, Australia

18th Oct 2022

Want to change ceiling of my shop .Have to remove existing ceiling and tracks and install a new one. It is about 180 sq mt - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 31 October 2022

Remove internal gyprock wall 3.5m L x 2m H not attached to ceiling


Koonawarra NSW, Australia

14th Oct 2022

There is a gyprock kitchen wall attached to my laundry that is 3.5 l x 2m h. It has kitchen cupboards on it. Require the wall and cupboards to be removed. It is not attached to the ceiling. - Due date: Before Sunday, 23 October 2022

Lee was amazing and did all the work carefully and properly and helped remove all the boarding and unwanted gear. I highly recommend him.