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Recent Gyprock Installation reviews in Newcastle

fast and efficient

Artwork and frames hung up on gyprock wall


Great Tasker. Came on time and did a great job. Highly recommend

Damaged wall: Replace gyprock


Wonderful. Did the job as required and pleased with the outcome. Thank you

Fix gyprock wall


Job was completed at a high standard. He was helpful & well priced.

Gyprock sheets installed


Fast Response and job well done. cheers

Wall fittings put up on gyprock walls


Great job, tried everything possible to achieve an unnoticeable repair. End result was good, would recommend.

2x Gyprock repair and paint


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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 Newcastle

Replace small patch of water damaged gyprock on ceiling


Cardiff Heights NSW, Australia

14th Nov 2023

A square section, approximately 1.3mx1.3m in the ceiling has water damage and needs replacing. No painting is required. Date flexible from Thursday 16th. - Due date: Flexible

Fast Work. Turned up on time.



New Lambton Heights NSW, Australia

11th Nov 2023

Multiple small patch jobs and a couple of walls that have been built - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock walls and ceiling and cornice


Cameron Park NSW, Australia

4th Nov 2023

Looking to start gyprock in couple of weeks. Wall and ceiling to be done. - Due date: Flexible

Pin gyprock


Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

25th Sep 2023

Needing whole house worth of gyprock pinned to walls, i have someone to set - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 September 2023

Gyprock work


Marks Point NSW, Australia

28th Aug 2023

Have a small house that’s been renovated and need someone to do the gyprock work. It’s currently bare studs and ready to go. - Due date: Flexible

Need gyprocking / plasterer for small area


Lambton NSW, Australia

24th Aug 2023

I need someone who’s confident at gyprocking to finish off a small wall Inc installing the cornice - area is 1.5m wide. View to lots more work on airtasker at a later date. - Due date: Flexible

Steve did a great job, and is friendly and hassle free. Would recommend for any handyman type task.

Setting a gyprock ceiling in small unit in Wyee, Central Coast


Wyee NSW, Australia

23rd Aug 2023

A gyprock ceiling has been roughed in and we now need a setting to complete the task. 2 rooms - 1 is a pitched ceiling, totalling 7x8m, the other is a small triangular room approx 2x3m plus some wall panels (totalling 12m x 2). It's not completely straight so needs a bit of nouse. - Due date: Before Sunday, 27 August 2023

Gyprocker for small cottage


Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia

2nd Aug 2023

Have a small cottage that needs to be gyprocked. Currently bare studs. 2 bedrooms, combined kitchen/living, bathroom, laundry. Needs to be sheeted and square set. Ready to go now but flexible with when you can do it. Happy to pay labour only and I supply all materials. The place is a little remote so have approx 150m walk from car park to get to cottage. I’m hapy to pay extra to get the gyprock to the job or I can arrange someone else to do this. Want a fixed labour price for total job not hourly rate. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 2 August 2023

Patching gyprock and cornice repair


Toronto NSW 2283, Australia

29th Jul 2023

Repair cracks and somenholes - Due date: Before Friday, 4 August 2023

Waterproof Gyprock replacement in existing skylight shaft.


Adamstown NSW 2289, Australia

27th Jun 2023

2 x Remove current old lining of sky light shaft, repair by replacing with rigid (water proof or water resistent) gyprock with aesthetically pleasing modern finish ready for painting. Clean inside of skylights when doing job. 1 in bathroom 1 in kitchen. - Due date: Before Sunday, 2 July 2023

Polite, punctual and skilled.

Gyprock repair


Belmont NSW, Australia

15th Jun 2023

Gyprock repair in toilet. See photos for details and sizes. - Due date: Flexible

Glenn went above and beyond and have no hesitation recommending his services.

Gyprock sheets hung & exterior merbau skirting


Belmont NSW, Australia

6th Jun 2023

I need some gyprock sheets hung in a 3x6 tiny home it is mostly done but needs to be finished off so it can be plastered asap. Also the exterior needs some merbau trim to skirt the windows and doors. The materials are on site I just need the labour. - Due date: Before Sunday, 18 June 2023

Repairs to cracked gyprock walls/ceiling


Hamilton North NSW 2292, Australia

6th Jun 2023

need to have some cracks in the gyprock on the walls and ceiling following pier leveling of the house. Refer to photos for details. These are all in one small bedroom around window, cornices and picture rail Not sure if this is the correct budget price. open to offers - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock and setting


Adamstown Heights NSW, Australia

5th Jun 2023

Set walls in bathroom and sheet around skylight - Due date: Flexible

Square setting gyprock in a bathroom


Kilaben Bay NSW 2283, Australia

15th May 2023

Looking for someone to square set gyprock in my bathroom. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 27 May 2023

Gyprock/plaster ceiling in bedroom 


Edgeworth NSW, Australia

11th Apr 2023

Don’t be afraid to name your price… not 100% what I’ll be looking at. I need a bedroom ceiling re-done as the current plaster is sagging in some areas. Happy to rip down myself if it’ll save me some money. Also happy to pay for materials as I can get discounts. Includes manhole needing to be done. - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock repair


Belmont NSW 2280, Australia

4th Apr 2023

Need a few sections of wall with holes repaired/replaced with gyprock. - Due date: Before Friday, 14 April 2023



West Wallsend NSW, Australia

27th Feb 2023

Supply, install sheets and finish gyprock walls, ceiling and cornices for bedroom. 3.6m wide x 3.6m long x 2.7m high - Due date: Before Wednesday, 8 March 2023

Gyprock repairer / Gap filler


Maryland NSW, Australia

23rd Feb 2023

I have few holes in ceiling due to removal of central lights & fans & aircon. This holes needs to be filled up so that dust, pollen & other materials stay away. - Due date: Flexible

Gyprock/plaster laundry walls and ceiling


Shortland NSW 2307, Australia

20th Feb 2023

Laundy will be gutted by the end of the month. Needing walls, ceiling gyprocked and plastered. Would like a face-to-face measure and quote. - Due date: Flexible