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. GA 216-2018
FL Application for Gypsum GA 216-2018
The GA-216 is referenced in the International Building Code as an appropriate standard for the application and installation of gypsum boards and panels.
New to this edition are:
*Additional clarification of the language on steel studs and AR/IR boards.
*Updated criteria for panels over concrete (direct adhesion is no longer allowed).
*Additional information on addressing screw spinout.
*The including of GA-223 as a reference, so users know where to go within ASTM or other GA publications for additional information and specifications.