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

Water Accumulates On Drained Finished Interior Floor Areas

Article Number

5.2

Condition

WATER ACCUMULATES ON DRAINED FINISHED INTERIOR FLOOR AREAS

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Where an interior finished floor area is intended to slope to drain, it shall be constructed so as not to impede drainage.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials.

Action

Areas where drainage is impeded or it can be demonstrated that drainage is significantly impeded shall be repaired.

Remarks

This guideline is intended to address finished areas such as pool decks, change rooms, laundry rooms, and garbage rooms etc. which are subjected to frequent wetting and which are provided with drains. The colour and texture of a repaired area may not perfectly match the surrounding area. Repairs should not be readily visible from a distance of 6m.

  

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