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

Roofing Nails Are Exposed

Article Number

5.15

Condition

ROOFING NAILS ARE EXPOSED

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Roofing nails shall be covered by overlapping shingles or by sealing.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials

Action

Roofs with nails not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

The overlying shingle must cover the nails to ensure adequate weather protection. Sealant applied to nails shall not detract from the overall uniform roof appearance.

  

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