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 days could 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