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

Unsealed Form-Tie Holes

Article Number

4.5

Condition

UNSEALED FORM-TIE HOLES

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Form-tie holes in demising and fire-rated partitions shall be sealed.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. Two-Year - Ontario Building Code Health and Safety Violation.

Action

Conditions not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired

Remarks

Unsealed form tie holes in demising walls that have been covered with drywall may compromise the required acoustic and fire performance of the assembly.

  

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