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Jay was punctual and professional in getting the work completed. Provided very helpful advice as well. Highly recommended.

Roof insulation

$350

Jay was punctual and efficient. He did a good job with our underfloor insulation.

Installing underfloor insulation

$750

Rodney T from Airtasker (and Taylor'D Property Maintenance) just came to fix some insulation in our roof. I can highly recommend him. He responded promptly to our messages, he came when he said he would, he did the job efficiently and cleaned up. He even gave us some advice on other issues related to our house. We were very impressed and we will definitely ask him to come back if we need anything else done. He does all kinds of property maintenance and he comes very highly recommended from us!!

I need insulation

$150

Amazing. Jay her been fantastic. Really knows his stuff. On time. Efficient. Helpful. Highly recommend.

Under floor insulation

$200

Jay performed a challenging job with professionalism. Worth engaging.

Install sub floor insulation

$150

Great work by Jay. Very attentive to the task and communicative. Recommend him for your insulation jobs.

Under floor insulation installation

$500

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What does a roof insulation service include?

Roof insulation may seem like a simple process - measure, cut, and install. But effective insulation installation requires a professional to consider a number of issues, like the building frame, ventilation, air gaps, and vapour barriers. Your installers will then choose the best type of insulation for your climate and home and organise installation for you. Here are some common types of insulation service and what you can expect from each:

Bulk insulation

Bulk insulation is the most common type of insulation because of its availability and effectiveness. It works by trapping millions of air pockets that resist heat. This type of insulation can come in batts, boards, or loose-fill, and can be produced from a variety of materials. Your installer will climb into your roof cavity to access the ceiling and measure the required dimensions. Next, they’ll cut the material to the right size and install your insulation. They’ll be careful to avoid compressing the bulk insulation, as the compression can reduce air pockets and compromise the material’s insulation ability.

Batts insulation

Many consider batts insulation as the best format for bulk insulation. This type of insulation often comes in rolls and is easy to transport and carry. Ceiling batts insulation can be made from a range of materials, including natural wool, polyester, fibreglass, and rockwool. Your installer will help you choose the best option based on your budget, environmental concerns, the potential for fire hazards, and other factors. They’ll install your insulation batts, ensuring no gaps between insulation. When they’re finished, they’ll clean up the area and any tools used.

Board insulation

Board insulation has a high insulating value for a relatively small thickness. This type of insulation is useful in buildings where there is very little space between the ceiling and the roof. It’s most popular for commercial buildings. Board insulation usually comes in polystyrene or polyisocyanurate (PIR). Polyisocyanurate is a thermoset, rigid foam, typically with reflective foil laminate on one or both sides, and has excellent fire and moisture absorption properties. Polystyrene is generally used for buildings where thermal performance is required because of its exceptional compressive strength. Your installer will recommend the most suitable materials for your building.

Loose-fill insulation

Loose-fill can be used in ceilings, however, it can settle over time and lose effectiveness. Loose-fill is best used for adding insulation to the nooks and crannies around irregularly shaped areas and obstructions. The most common materials for this type of insulation include cellulose, fibreglass, and mineral wool (rock or slag). Your installer will recommend the best type of loose-fill depending on the weather conditions and temperature ranges in your home.

Reflective foil insulation

Reflective foil works by reducing the heat transfer across enclosed spaces. This material works most effectively when the shiny surface faces inwards towards an enclosed space - like in most roofs. Your installer may use reflective foil on its own or with bulk insulation for an effective ‘hybrid insulation’. The roof insulation installation process is similar to the ceiling insulation installation, however, the installer will use a staple gun to apply the material to the roof. The most commonly used materials for this type of insulation include wall wrap, aluminium foil adhered to paper or plastic substrate, concertina batts, foiled cardboard, and/or foiled bubble wrap.

Recent Insulation tasks in Canberra

Insulation removal/replacement.

$800

Sydney NSW, Australia

30th Dec 2022

Just a bit of work removing and replacing some ceiling insulation. About 2/3 done but need someone to finish it off. Happy to talk cash once you’ve had a look or if you’re keen book in.

Great job installing insulation on a super hot day! Would 1000% recommend jay for any job!

Underfloor insulation

$3,500

Gowrie ACT, Australia

8th Dec 2022

Supply and install 72m2 o r2.5 batts under demountable class room. Access 430mm under building Ready to hire now - Due date: Before Friday, 16 December 2022

Underfloor insulation

$650

Yarralumla ACT, Australia

4th Dec 2022

Need basic underfloor insulation. 3 bedroom red (ex guvvie) brick house in Yarralumla with reasonable (varying height) crawl space (approx 1m - 2m)

Install insulation in a ceiling that has never had it

$3,000

Gungahlin ACT, Australia

19th Nov 2022

200m2. Manhole to the ceiling is in yhe garage. Require R4 batts supplied and installed - Due date: Flexible

Top up Ceiling Insulation

$50

Red Hill ACT, Australia

16th Oct 2022

Need help with the following task: - Vacuum removal and bagged disposal of existing ceiling insulation. - Install Ceiling Insulation using earthwool batts (I will supply) Please quote accordingly. - Due date: Flexible

Move furniture, stick insulation panels walls, ceiling, door.

$500

Fisher ACT, Australia

7th Sep 2022

Furniture, cupboards, shelves, including electrically operated adjustable desk, to be removed from room rear garage. Stick soundblock insulation panels to gyprock walls, ceiling, back of entry door, move furniture back into room. - Due date: Flexible

Install under floor insulation

$500

Curtin ACT 2605, Australia

21st Aug 2022

Polyester underfloor insulation to be stapled to timber joists every 10 cm. Under floor size is around 138 metres squared. Polyester underfloor insulation will be provided. Space between the ground and bottom of joist is around 800mm - Due date: Flexible

Flat roof insulation

$9,000

Molonglo ACT 2611, Australia

12th Aug 2022

Need flat roof insulation for a 4 bedroom house. - Due date: Flexible

Filling gaps in existing insulation + overlaying it.

$250

Scullin ACT, Australia

31st Jul 2022

Job involves filling gaps in the existing insulation and overlaying it with another layer of insulation in the ceiling of a double garage in Scullin? I have the bags of insulation ready to go, I just found I'm not able to do it myself. - Due date: Flexible

Insulation Installing

$1,500

Manuka ACT 2603, Australia

14th Jul 2022

$ 1,500 for the install of insulation to the house This job pays $1,500 for the installing of wall and ceiling Earthwool batts into entire house. 2 level new house. Wall and ceiling insulation all materials supplied all safety gear supplied. e.g. gloves , goggles etc. ladders supplied The house is in Narrabundah. You will need to be fit and healthy to be able to perform this job. - Due date: Flexible

Floor insulation

$400

Watson ACT, Australia

13th Jul 2022

Seeking gap seeling and insulation of timber floor in small 3 bed ex govvy property.

I have to do ceiling insulation for 2 rooms. I need to do it today

$100

Taylor ACT, Australia

12th Jul 2022

Putting wool insluation in the ceiling of 2 rooms. Ive got tools, wool insluation, ladder and nife. You bring your safety gears: glasses, gloves and mask - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 13 July 2022

Ceiling Insulation

$450

Monash ACT, Australia

9th Jul 2022

I bought some ceiling insulation for my daughter and her husband to put in their ceiling but getting around to installing it seems to be a problem for my son-in-lay (lol), could I get someone to do it for me please. It is a slightly bigger 3 bedroom townhouse in Bonython......I think I might have over bought the insulation but happy to overdo it. Looking to get it done reasonably promptly and please, a good job please

I would not hesitate to recomend Lee for your task. He was reliable, filled with integrity, and completed my task to my satisfaction. Use him!

Replace insulation tape on front door

$40

Mawson ACT, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Old tape needs to be removed and new tape placed - one side of front door. - Due date: Flexible

Great communication and job well done

Install eco master underfloor insulation

$1,000

Weetangera ACT, Australia

6th Jun 2022

Install underfloor insulation which comes in long rolls of strips, under house of about 200sqm. Some is garage ceiling heght, done is crawl space - Due date: Flexible

Existing home insulation

$5,000

Charnwood ACT, Australia

5th Jun 2022

I’m keen on keen on getting blow in insulation for walls and roof

Under floor insulation

$3,500

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

5th Jun 2022

Seeking to have someone source and install 100sqm of underfloor insulation in an existing home. - Due date: Flexible

Great job. On time and super polite. Highly recommended.

Put 16 packets of insulation batts in ceiling

$100

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

26th May 2022

I need two people to transfer 16 packets of ceiling insulation batts into my ceiling. They will need to be able to remove and replace the roof tiles in a safe and secure manner so they aren't injured and there are no chances of leaks once they are gone. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 27 May 2022

Put insulation in the ceiling

$100

Kaleen ACT, Australia

17th May 2022

Lay the existing insulation (that is already put in the ceiling) and put additional if required. At the moment it should not take more than 2 hours, anything additional would be adjusted as we go. You should have previous experience of this job to avoid any accidents. Due date: Flexible

Jay is very hardworking and committed person, with such a good attitude that you would love to have him help you again and again. His attention to detail as well completion within promised time makes it absolutely yes for any job. I would highly recommend him to all who wants to spend their hard earned money wisely to get someone to help. Thank you so much for your help Jay. Regards Shibu and Bhanu

Atic small wall needs insulation

$70

Lawson ACT 2617, Australia

13th May 2022

2.7 meters x 1meter wall needs insulation and gyprock piece to stop wind coming down

On time thanks