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

Exterior Paint or Stain Has Faded

Article Number

4.29

Condition

EXTERIOR PAINT OR STAIN HAS FADED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Exterior paints and stains shall not fade or discolour in an uneven or random manner.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from normal wear and tear, improper maintenance, or alterations, deletions or additions by the homeowner is not covered by the statutory warranty.

Action

Exterior paints and stains not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Fading of exterior paints and stains is normal and the degree of fading depends on environmental conditions, e.g. southern exposures. Exact matches of repainted areas cannot be expected due to aging and environmental soiling of the original finish. See Also: 4.10 ALUMINUM OR VINYL SIDING - COLOUR IS FADED 4.27 PAINT ON REPAIRED AREAS DOESN’T MATCH 4.30 MOULD OR MILDEW IS VISIBLE ON EXTERIOR PAINTED SURFACES

  

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