Construction Performance Guidelines
WATER/SNOW ACCUMULATION IN BASEMENT WINDOW WELLS
Basement window wells shall provide adequate drainage for rain water in accordance with the Building Code, and shall be kept clear of debris and snow accumulation as part of regular home maintenance.
One-Year – Work and Materials Two-Year – Building Envelope Water Penetration · Damage resulting from improper home maintenance is excluded from the statutory warranty. · Additions/deletions or alterations by homeowner are excluded from the statutory
Window wells not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.
Window wells shall be kept clear of debris and snow accumulation to prevent water penetration into basements.