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April 11, 2019

GA-226-2019 Application of Gypsum Board to Form Curved Surfaces

Describes special application methods used to install gypsum board on a curved wall or ceiling surfaces. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-216-2018 Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products

The most up-to-date industry recommendations for the proper installation and finishing of gypsum board, including related accessories, over a variety of substrates and framing. The GA-216 […]
April 11, 2019

GA-214-2017 Quick Reference Guide Levels of Finish

Intended as a supplement to—not a replacement for—GA-214-2015 Recommended Levels of Finish for Gypsum Board, Glass Mat & Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels this one-page chart provides an […]
April 11, 2019

GA-1000-2017 Identification of Gypsum Board

Understand labeling on gypsum panel products as a means of identifying the manufacturer, plant, date of production, and etc. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-291-2011 Gypsum Board The Fire-Resistant Alternative to Masonry

Includes characteristics of gypsum board systems, money-saving features of gypsum board, and other advantages. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-254-2017 Fire-Resistant Gypsum Sheathing

Describes the advantages, use, limitations, and properties of fire-resistant gypsum sheathing in exterior walls. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-236-2017e Joint Treatment Under Extreme Weather Conditions

This document, has been recently corrected. Download an updated version that provides best practices for the application and drying of joint compounds in extreme weather conditions. […]
April 11, 2019

GA-235-2019 Gypsum Board Typical Mechanical and Physical Properties

A useful reference for architects and engineers, especially at the project design stage. Includes tables with data on flexural strength, weight per unit area, negative wind […]
April 11, 2019

GA-605-2018 Gypsum Panel Products for use in UL Classified Systems

The tables in GA-605 can be referenced to quickly identify the specific UL listed products, brand names, and trademarks of each manufacturer’s fire-rated products. Get it […]