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

Wall Area Around Cold Room Door Is Unfinished

Article Number

10.20

Condition

WALL AREA AROUND COLD ROOM DOOR IS UNFINISHED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Where the cold room is located in an unfinished basement, wall finish around the door is not required.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. Two-Year - Ontario Building Code Health & Safety Violations. · Damage resulting from alterations, deletions or additions made by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.

Action

Where the wall finish is not installed, no action is required.

Remarks

The door frame must be secured to operate properly and be installed to meet the Building Code requirements for insulation, air and vapour barriers and weatherstripping.

  

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