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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 Wood Trim is Split

Article Number

4.25

Condition

EXTERIOR WOOD TRIM IS SPLIT

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Exterior wood trim may split; cracks visible from 6 m under normal lighting conditions, or cracks resulting in displacement or detachment, are not acceptable.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. Two-Year - Cladding Detachment, Displacement or Deterioration. · Cracks resulting from normal shrinkage of materials caused by drying after construction, or normal wear and tear are not covered by the statutory warranty.

Action

Trim not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Some manufactured products may have intentional splits for aesthetic purposes. See Also: 4.26 EXTERIOR WOOD TRIM IS BOWED, TWISTED OR CUPPED

  

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