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Recent Gyprock Installation reviews in Canberra

Willy did an amazing quality job! Very professional and highly skilled. I will definitely be using his services in the future.

I need gyprock installation & repair

$300

Fantastic work. On time. Professional. Highly recommended.

Two 200mm x 200mm holes in gyprock repaired

$100

Gentleman and done excellent job.

Install shelves in gyprock

$50

Mark is very friendly and professional in his work. Will definitely contact him again if I need anything fixed in the future.

Fix damaged gyprock wall

$60

Turned up on time. Very pleasant gent with good banter. Nothing seemed too hard.

Quote to remove an interior, gyprock, non LB wall

$5

Alex was great to work with, fast, did a great job and really helpful!

Secure bookshelves to gyprock wall

$100

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

$57 - $390

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$57

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$200

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$390

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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 Canberra

Installation of 3 false gyprock ceilings in motel room

$2,000

Page ACT 2614, Australia

16th Jan 2023

3 rooms of a single hotel unit require new, false ceilings to be built over existing ceilings: a) 5600 x 3480 b) 1700 x 1200 c) 3100 x 3300 Existing ceilings: a) panel board b) gyprock c) concrete slab - Due date: Flexible

Wall mount tv to gyprock wall

$100

Greenway ACT 2900, Australia

14th Jan 2023

40” to be wall mounted to a gyprock wall. Crest wall mount from Bunnings. - Due date: Flexible

Tim was friendly and professional. He was even able to hang some extra stuff while he was here!

Fit two electric heaters onto Gyprock wall.

$250

Belconnen ACT, Australia

13th Jan 2023

Remove 2 existing old plug-in electric panel heaters from Gyprock wall. Fill existing screw holes. Screw 2 New larger plug-in electric panel heaters onto Gyprock Wall adjacent to existing power points. - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock small room

$500

Monash ACT 2904, Australia

30th Dec 2022

Looking for someone to install insulation and gyprock a small room (unsure of specific dimensions, can supply photos). Materials need to be provided in quote. Flexible with timing. Located Gowrie ACT 2904 - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock a hole in the wall

$150

Mawson ACT, Australia

6th Dec 2022

We need some one to patch a medium/large hole in the wall - Due date: Flexible

Seeking gyprocking quotes of internal wall

$5

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

29th Nov 2022

We are having ducted air con installed in our house in the coming weeks, with the installers removing our old redundant gas heater at the same time. Upon removal of the unit we will need the wall re-gyprocked to get rid of the giant cavity the removal of the gas heater will leave. The unit itself is 50cm wide by 200cm high but would need to factor in more gyprock being needed as I imagine the removal will leave a gap in the gyprock wider than the actual unit. Seeking quotes from people who are experienced in working with gyprock to a professional standard as to what this would cost for us to get it repaired. Examples of previous work from respondees to this ad will be greatly appreciated. Gyprocking only required, we will paint the replaced gyprocking ourselves. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 10 December 2022

Gyprock work

$11

Weetangera ACT, Australia

13th Nov 2022

We need to remove /demolish around 6sqm gyprock wall and do repairs and patches - Due date: Before Sunday, 27 November 2022

Et good job!

Repair gyprock and plaster in garage

$200

O'Connor ACT, Australia

31st Oct 2022

Recent rain had caused some damage to our garage ceiling, the roof has been repaired but would like a competent plasterer to patch and plaster the ceiling approx 1m x 1m of patching - Due date: Flexible

Build in wardrobe with gyprock

$300

Narrabundah ACT, Australia

29th Oct 2022

We have 2 IKEA wardrobes, side by side and would like them to be gyrocked in so they look properly built in. We only need the framing and gyprocking done, painting will be done separately. - Due date: Flexible

Install Gyprock

$350

Kambah ACT, Australia

23rd Oct 2022

5 or 6 pieces of gyprock need to be screwed to walls, joints need to be plastered as well. No painting required. The room is dark so you might need to use a portable flood light if you have one.

Need 1 brick wall covered with gyprock/vilaboard in a bedroom.

$150

Pearce ACT, Australia

7th Oct 2022

I have a 3 metre bedroom wall I'm needing covered with plaster board and to be taped/ prepared so I can wallpaper it - Due date: Flexible

Rescrew gyprock in double garage.

$5

Kaleen ACT, Australia

6th Oct 2022

Im Interested in how much it would cost to rescrew gyprock in a double garage ceiling and if rescrewing is generally worthwhile. The sagging at this point is only minor but interfering with the garage roller door operation.

Hao provided a few options for fixing our garage ceiling. He was upfront about the pros and cons of each option and the relative costs. He did a really good job for a fair price.

Small cut and gyprock work about 1 square metres

$50

Wright ACT, Australia

21st Sep 2022

Cut a woodwork and set up a frame of about 1 square metre for A/C return. Fix the A/C return and complete the gyprock work and patches about 1 square metre. Finish with painting. Paint will be provided. - Due date: Before Monday, 19 September 2022

Roof flashing and internal gyprock repairs

$200

Isabella Plains ACT, Australia

6th Sep 2022

Roof leaking, I imagine it is flashing as it’s a colorbond roof. Internal gyprock repairs required due to leak. Unsure of pricing - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock Ceiling

$100

Harman ACT 2600, Australia

5th Sep 2022

Gyprock Ceiling in Garage - Due date: Flexible

Hang two heavy mirrors on gyprock walls

$150

Calwell ACT, Australia

4th Sep 2022

Two large mirrors on gyprock wals - Due date: Flexible

On time, professional job. Fantastic

Fix gyprock wall

$100

Fisher ACT, Australia

28th Aug 2022

Need help fixing hole in gyprock wall, including sourcing material - Due date: Before Thursday, 1 September 2022

Rick was great! Easy to communicate with and got the job done quickly and smoothly. He came back several times over a few days to ensure the wall was patched up as best as possible. Highly recommend.

Patch & paint a hole in gyprock

$150

Moncrieff ACT, Australia

22nd Aug 2022

A hole in gyprock requiring patching/fixing and re-painting of the area. Require it to be done after 4pm on weekdays, or we can find a suitable time over the weekend. - Due date: Before Sunday, 28 August 2022

Gyprock install

$400

Causeway ACT 2604, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

there is a hole in the ceiling where the aircon unit went in, need bracket/frame work put in again and plaster/gyprock square put up. hole is about 1.5x1.5m or slightly bigger. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 6 August 2022

Patch and fill gyprock lighting holes

$120

Wright, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

8th Jul 2022

I am looking for someone to patch and fill the holes from the old lighting in our apartment. Please see pictures attached.

Very professional, on time and quality work. Highly recommended ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐