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

Floor Decking Boards Are Split, Warped Or Cupped

Article Number

14.19

Condition

FLOOR DECKING BOARDS ARE SPLIT, WARPED OR CUPPED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Floor decking boards may split with exposure to the natural environment. Floor decking boards shall be fastened securely to minimize warping and cupping.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from improper maintenance, normal shrinkage of materials due to drying after construction, or additions, deletions or alterations made by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Floor decking boards not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Floor decking boards may naturally split with exposure to the elements - the condition cannot reasonably be prevented. The characteristics of some manufactured materials may vary.

  

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