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

Door Rubs On The Doorjamb Or Does Not Latch

Article Number

10.4

Condition

DOOR RUBS ON THE DOORJAMB OR DOES NOT LATCH

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Doors shall operate without rubbing on the doorjamb and latches shall engage with relative ease.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from normal wear and tear and improper maintenance is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Doors and latches not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.

Remarks

Confirm proper operation of the doors during the PDI. Defects discovered after the PDI will be covered under the statutory warranty if they result from the builder’s work. Slight pressure may be required to engage the latch. Seasonal humidity levels may cause doors and jambs to swell, resulting in temporary rubbing; this is acceptable. See Also: 10.1 INTERIOR DOOR IS WARPED 10.3 POCKET DOOR RUBS

  

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