Lieser Skaff Alexander
The health and home problems associated with Chinese drywall in Florida homes have been well documented. Unfortunately, unscrupulous contractors have compounded the problem by mislabeling Chinese drywall as domestic or by recycling Chinese drywall into a new product that has the same problems but can be sold as American made. If you suspect you may have mislabeled or recycled Chinese drywall in your home, you have options to rectify the problem and may even be eligible for compensation.
During the recent housing boom, busy contractors sometimes used Chinese-made drywall in new Florida homes. This substandard product may contain hazardous materials. Used either alone or in combination with domestic drywall, Chinese drywall can cause damage to your air conditioning and electrical systems as well as create serious health concerns. Find out how to tell if your home contains Chinese drywall, the symptoms of Chinese drywall exposure and your legal options for remediation.