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

Yellowing Appears On Surface Of Vinyl Flooring

Article Number

12.17

Condition

YELLOWING APPEARS ON SURFACE OF VINYL FLOORING

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Sheet vinyl flooring shall be installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Yellowing due to improper maintenance or to additions, deletions, or alterations by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Vinyl flooring not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

The use of inappropriate cleaning materials or coverings, such as latex-backed carpets, may cause discolouration of the flooring. Direct sunlight naturally causes general yellowing over time and is normal. See Also: 12.18 DYE LOT VARIATIONS IN VINYL FLOORING

  

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