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2011-11-03 07:00:00

Andujoâs Drywall, based in Vacaville, California, shares reasons why framing with metal studs is superior to wood framing in many ways Vacaville, CA (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 Today, Vacaville drywall contractor Andujo's Drywall, released their recommendations for steel framing in residential properties. Metal stud framing has long been used on commercial buildings; however, over the last few years the declining quality of lumber and environmental concerns have more builders...

2011-10-31 07:00:00

The Chinese Drywall Complaint Center is beginning an initiative to establish health side effects with homeowners, their families, and their neighbors, who lived in a Florida subdivision, or condominium built in 2005, or 2006, that was later discovered to contain toxic Chinese drywall. Because homebuilders were intermixing what turned out to be toxic Chinese drywall, with U.S. made drywall in 2005 through 2006, and because toxic Chinese drywall appears to have been used in Florida since 2001,...

2011-10-17 07:00:00

The Chinese Drywall Complaint Center is ringing alarm bells about U.S. Taxpayer owned Fannie Mae reselling toxic Chinese drywall foreclosures, with the only disclosure being As Is, in places like Florida. The group estimates potentially 1000's of As Is toxic Chinese drywall home foreclosures have been sold by Fannie Mae in just Florida alone. The group estimates if taxpayer owned Fannie Mae reselling toxic Chinese drywall home foreclosures in Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Southeast Texas,...

2011-09-19 07:00:00

The Chinese Drywall Complaint Center says, "On September 22nd Fox TV, and Google will sponsor a presidential debate for Republican hopefuls, including Governors Perry, Romney, former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Gingrich, and others. We desperately need homeowners, or family members stuck in a Florida home, or condominium that contains toxic Chinese drywall, to go to Orlando's Orange County Convention Center, with pictures of black air conditioning coils, black, or degraded...

2011-09-01 07:00:00

Americas Watchdog's Chinese Drywall Complaint Center is on the verge of dramatically expanding its initiatives related to all Chinese building products. Aside from the groups ongoing efforts to get a meaningful response from the Obama Administration, with respect to 100,000's of innocent US homeowners, in Florida, or the US Southeast, who are stuck in a toxic Chinese drywall home, these new initiatives will also include a very intense focus on all other potentially toxic, or defective Chinese...

Latest Drywall Reference Libraries

2005-05-26 10:48:13

Gypsum is a very soft mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO4·2H2O. Chemical structure Heating gypsum above approximately 150°C (302°F) partially dehydrates the mineral by driving off exactly 75% of the water contained in its chemical structure. CaSO4·2H2O + heat → CaSO4·½H2O + 1½H2O (steam) The partially dehydrated mineral is called calcium sulfate hemihydrate or calcined gypsum (commonly known as plaster of...

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