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    Construction Performance Guidelines

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

Construction Debris In Pit Or Elevator Machine Room

Article Number

6.8

Condition

CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS IN PIT OR ELEVATOR MACHINE ROOM

Acceptable Performance/Condition

After completion of construction, the pit, hoist-way equipment and elevator machine room should be cleaned to remove all construction debris, and to remove construction dust from elevator control equipment.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials

Action

Equipment not meeting the Acceptable Performance/Condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Dust in elevator or escalator controls can lead to overheating, intermittent failures, poor lubrication, seizure of components and difficulties in troubleshooting

  

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