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

Elevator Noise Due To Missing Or Inadequate Sound Mitigating Device(s)

Article Number

6.12

Condition

ELEVATOR NOISE DUE TO MISSING OR INADEQUATE SOUND MITIGATING DEVICE(S)

Acceptable Performance/Condition

The elevators should be provided with appropriate sound mitigation devices as required by the design.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials

Action

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

Remarks

This section does not relate to noise created by components not directly related to the elevators and does not consider noise transmission unless it is 10dBA greater than ambient. Sound mitigating devices may include isolation pads, electrical isolation filters, hydraulic mufflers, pipe isolation coupling or cushioning pads as required by the design.

  

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