Construction Performance Guidelines
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About the Guidelines
These helpful guidelines outline work and material deficiencies in new homes and residential condominium units covered under the statutory warranty [...]
DOORS REQUIRE EXCESSIVE FORCE TO OPEN
The opening force required to open doors in barrier-free paths of travel must comply with Ontario Building Code.
One-Year – Work and Materials. Two-Year - Ontario Building Code Health and Safety Violation
Doors not complying with the acceptable performance shall be repaired.
Door opening force does not apply to doors equipped with power door opening/closing devices. Regular maintenance of building systems (doors, air balance) is required to ensure that the requirements of the code are maintained.