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Recent Gyprock Installation reviews in Illawarra

"10 out of 10. Excellent work"

Carpenter - Instal a door and surrounding gyprock.

$1,300

"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

$5

"Absolutely brilliant, could not recommend enough. Easy to deal with, hard-worker, and a nice bloke. "

Set my gyprock walls and edges

$500

"Andrew is wonderful to work with. Reliable and trustworthy."

Wall mount a IKEA Symfonisk speaker on gyprock wall

$30

"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

$200

"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

$5

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

$141 - $500

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$141

median

$275

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$500

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Average reviews for Gyprock Installation Services 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

Kayak holders installed on garage wall (gyprock)

$90

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!

Gyprock Plasterer

$500

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 sanding

$150

Kembla Grange NSW 2526, Australia

17th Sep 2022

I require the Gyprock that has been set yesterday to be sanded with a vacum pole sander. I dont want dust, so vacuum must be used - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 18 September 2022

Gyprock wall

$5

Bellambi NSW, Australia

1st Sep 2022

We're looking for a professional gyprocker plasterer as we need to gyprock an existing timber frame, the wall is 3.6 mt tall and on one side is over a staircase so some scaffolding is needed. - Due date: Flexible

Install and set gyprock 4.5x1.8 ceiling. Need labout

$45

Barrack Heights NSW, Australia

6th Aug 2022

Install and setting for a balcony ceiling, materials provided - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8 August 2022

Building, project management, gyprock, electrical

$9,000

Mount Pleasant NSW, Australia

28th Jun 2022

A room in basement needs some framing attached to concrete ceiling slab, using saddles etc. In order to make a normal gyprock ceiling - currently has suspended ceiling. Also wall frames need extending. Architraves etc. Gyprocking. Electrical work. Bit hard to explain, would need inspection. We can remove old ceiling and wall paneling, and make sure room is ready for work. Work quoted can be for whole project, or individual trades. I can repost with individual posts. Waiting on feedback.

Patch and paint Gyprocker ceiling

$350

Kogarah NSW, Australia

20th Apr 2022

Need to patch and paint , small hole in ceiling. Adress is in Corrimal Can you come today please ?

Frame/gyprock fireplace

$1,000

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

Gyprock Ceiling

$100

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

Gyprock repair

$150

Flinders NSW, Australia

12th Sep 2022

I have a hole in the gyprock approximately 300mm*300mm. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 13 September 2022

Jim did an amazing job. He left the job clean and clear. I highly recommend Jim for any jobs needing a skilled, courteous and professional Tradie.

Gyprock walls & ceiling

$5

Russell Vale NSW, Australia

1st Sep 2022

Job for GYPROCK G. Approx 12-14m² of gyprocking of ceiling & walls in the small laundry & utilities room. Removal & disposal of old panel board & chip board ceiling too Can you please quote whilst at the Bellambi job (we are a few mins drive from there) Price is for initial inspection & quote.

Good quality work. Hard worker. Didn't stop all day. Definitely recommend

Gyprock and Paint Repair located inside garage not a big job!

$100

Woonona NSW, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Gyropck and paint repair located inside a garage not a big job Gyprock repair and painting required in Woonona Wollongong area - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 1 August 2022

Gyprock hole in roof

$200

Figtree NSW 2525, Australia

22nd May 2022

Hi guys, Have a hole in the roof of one of our rooms that needs gyprocking over.

Gyprock repairs

$1,500

Bulli NSW 2516, Australia

3rd Dec 2022

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

Small gyprock repair in ceiling

$150

Woonona NSW, Australia

16th Nov 2022

Small repair to gyprock ceiling - Due date: Flexible

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

$300

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.

Install gyprock/setting ready to paint

$5

Warilla NSW, Australia

3rd Sep 2022

Wall has been removed and needs gyprock installed, setting and sanded ready to be painted. I will cut an access panel in and will also need setting around.

Great service. Finished the job to perfection. Very profesional. Easy to talk to, would recommend tommy and would use his services again for sure👌🏻

gyprock patchwork

$150

Horsley NSW, Australia

16th Aug 2022

Just need some patchwork done inside garage wall . 500mm x 500mm. I’ve got a sheet n timber already. Flexible for this week any day before Friday - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Gyprock & Paint Repair located inside garage not a big job

$50

Woonona NSW, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Gyropck and paint repair located inside a garage not a big job Gyprock repair and painting required in Woonona Wollongong area - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 1 August 2022

Gyprock and paint section of a wall

$350

Wollongong NSW, Australia

16th May 2022

Hi would like a professional with experience to help me repair a square in the wall as per picture . I will supply the paint and insulation you just need to supply a piece of gyprock and material for patching etc. Would like it all patched and repaired to blend with existing wall . The area It’s 162cm x 142cm Thanks

Jim done a good job and turned up on time