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

Carpet Is Loose Or Stretching Has Occurred

Article Number

12.5

Condition

CARPET IS LOOSE OR STRETCHING HAS OCCURRED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Carpeting shall be installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications to prevent loosening at edges, separation from its point of attachment and to minimize stretching under normal use.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from improper maintenance, normal wear and tear, or dampness or condensation due to failure of the homeowner to maintain adequate ventilation is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Carpet not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Carpets should be maintained in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations. The use of inappropriate cleaning equipment can damage carpet material.

  

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