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These helpful guidelines outline work and material deficiencies in new homes and residential condominium units covered under the statutory warranty [...]

Scratches/Chips on Countertops

Article Number

11.9

Condition

SCRATCHES/CHIPS ON COUNTERTOPS

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Countertop surfaces exposed to view shall be free from visible damage at the time of the PDI.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from normal wear and tear is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Visible damage shall be repaired.

Remarks

Damaged countertops not identified on the PDI Form may be excluded from the statutory warranty, unless the homeowner is able to establish that the damage was caused by the builder. Maintain countertop surfaces in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.

  

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