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

Cracks In Conventionally Reinforced Concrete Elements

Article Number

1.5

Condition

CRACKS IN CONVENTIONALLY REINFORCED CONCRETE ELEMENTS

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Cracks resulting from normal shrinkage or cracks anticipated in the design are acceptable.

Warranty

One -Year – Work and Materials

Action

No action required.

Remarks

Shrinkage cracks and cracks anticipated in the design do not require repair. Review by a structural consultant may be required to confirm acceptability of cracking.

  

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