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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 Stucco is Peeling or Bubbling

Article Number

4.23

Condition

EXTERIOR STUCCO IS PEELING OR BUBBLING

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Stucco on exterior walls shall not separate from its base.

Warranty

Two-Year - Cladding Detachment, Displacement or Deterioration. · Damage resulting from improper maintenance is not covered by the statutory warranty.

Action

Stucco not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Stucco separating from its base may indicate a problem with trapped moisture. Caulking and sealants require regular maintenance to ensure effectiveness. The colour or texture of repaired areas shall match the existing so as not to be visible from a distance of 6 m under normal lighting conditions. See Also: 4.22 CRACKS IN EXTERIOR STUCCO WALL SURFACES

  

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