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

Wood-Siding - Fastener Has Stained Siding

Article Number

4.6

Condition

WOOD SIDING - FASTENER HAS STAINED SIDING

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Fasteners shall be corrosion resistant and compatible with the siding in accordance with the Building Code.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. One-Year - Ontario Building Code Violations. · Damage resulting from normal wear and tear or damage resulting from improper maintenance is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Siding and fasteners not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Fasteners can be expected to weather, oxidize and discolour with exposure to the elements.

Some localized staining of adjacent materials may occur.

  

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