Construction Performance Guidelines
BATHTUB OR SHOWER LEAKS
Bathtubs and showers shall be installed in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications so they do not leak.
One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from improper maintenance or additions, deletions or alterations made by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty. · Secondary damage caused by defects, such as property damage or persona
Bathtubs or showers not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.
Caulking and seals around bathtubs and shower enclosures and entry door seals require regular homeowner inspection and maintenance to prevent leaks. If a leak is detected in a water supply pipe, the main water supply valve should be turned off immediately until the builder’s representative can assess the condition. See Also: 6.4 FAUCET OR FIXTURE IS LEAKING 6.9 DEFECTIVE PLUMBING FIXTURES, APPLIANCES OR TRIM FITTINGS