Installation & Finishing

April 11, 2019

GA-618-2017 Building and Inspecting Smoke Barriers

Learn the fundamentals of, and how to comply with, code criteria for smoke barriers. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-230-2019 Vapor Retarder Over Water-Resistant Gypsum Backing Board

Reviews the use and installation of water-resistant gypsum backer boards behind tiles with water-resistant barriers. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-253-2018 Application of Gypsum Sheathing

This code referenced specification describes the minimum requirements for, and the methods of handling, storage, and application of, gypsum sheathing for use as a substrate for […]
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-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-214-2015 Recommended Levels of Finish Gypsum Board, Glass Mat & Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels

Assists specifiers and contractors in understanding and achieving the desired level of finish for Gypsum Board, Panels,  Glass Mat and Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels. Get it now.