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

Interior Door Swings Open Or Closes By Itself

Article Number

10.8

Condition

INTERIOR DOOR SWINGS OPEN OR CLOSES BY ITSELF

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Interior doors shall be installed sufficiently plumb and square so they do not swing by themselves due to the force of gravity alone.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from alterations, deletions or additions by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Doors not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.

Remarks

Confirm proper operation of interior doors during the PDI. Defects discovered after the PDI will be covered under the warranty if they result from the builder’s work. Doors will swing open or closed by the force of gravity if the hinges are not aligned plumb. See Also: 10.1 INTERIOR DOOR IS WARPED

  

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