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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 Lintels Not Primed Or Painted

Article Number

4.33

Condition

EXTERIOR LINTELS NOT PRIMED OR PAINTED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Steel angle lintels supporting masonry shall be protected from corrosion, as per the Ontario Building Code.

Corrosion protection applied to lintels shall not deteriorate to the extent of exposing the unfinished steel beneath and lintels shall not rust within one year of the date of possession.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials.

Damage resulting from normal wear and tear is not covered by the statutory warranty.

Action

Corrosion protection not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired to match the original condition as closely as possible.

Remarks

Weathering of painted and primed exterior surfaces is normal. The use of factory primer only is acceptable unless otherwise specified in the Agreement of Purchase and Sale.

Notes

This Article applies to all conciliations after January 1, 2019.

  

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