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

Mould or Mildew is Visible on Exterior Painted Surfaces

Article Number

4.30

Condition

MOULD OR MILDEW IS VISIBLE ON EXTERIOR PAINTED SURFACES

Acceptable Performance/Condition

When viewed from a perpendicular distance of 1,500 mm, painted or finished surfaces shall be free of visible mould and mildew.

Warranty

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

Action

Exterior painted surfaces not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.

Remarks

Mould or mildew is common in the natural environment. It can often form on painted surfaces and can usually be removed during normal home maintenance.

  

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