Construction Performance Guidelines
GROUND-FAULT CIRCUIT INTERRUPTER (GFCI) TRIPS FREQUENTLY
GFCIs shall be installed in accordance with the Ontario Electrical Safety Code.
Two-Year - Delivery and Distribution Systems. Damage resulting from improper maintenance or additions, deletions or alterations made by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.
Electrical circuits protected by a GFCI not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.
GFCIs are sensitive safety devices installed to provide protection against electrical shock, especially in wet areas. These devices can be tripped and reset easily. Frequent tripping may indicate an appliance fault and should be investigated. GFCIs are often interconnected with plain receptacles to protect an entire circuit.