East Coast Drywall Alert

  Home owner blames Chinese drywall for toxic fumes.

Another good reason to buy Earth Advantage when buying a new home, the NY Times has just reported that drywall imported from China has made homes toxic in three states- Florida, Virginia and Louisiana.

Earth Advantage homes are certified throughout the building process to use sustainable and non-toxic products when installing a home's cabinetry, carpet and paints and take care to incorporate healthful ventilation systems. Earth Advantage homes are also save 15% more energy than code currently regulates.

Imports of Chinese drywall have been halted for now, but if one is starting a home project it would be wise to check the origin of your material. Read the NY TImes Article.