Recent developments in the Chinese drywall saga will serve to give homeowners grappling with defective drywall problems some comfort in the midst of their frustration. To that end,a new remediation process demonstrated in recent dayscould provide an alternative to contractors who until now have been removing all Chinese drywall and stripping a home down to its studs. It was also announced that defective drywall homeowners could be in line for a tax break.

The potential for litigation has, indeed, entered into a so-called defective drywall "fix" proposed by the National Organization of Remediators and Mold Inspectors, an organization based in Abita Springs, Louisiana that demonstrated a new remediation procedure in Fort Myers on October 7th. From