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

Exterior Door Is Crooked In The Frame

Article Number

3.17

Condition

EXTERIOR DOOR IS CROOKED IN THE FRAME

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Exterior doors must have a proper weather seal when closed. The weatherstripping must contact the perimeter of the door.

Warranty

One-Year - Work and Materials. · Damage resulting from normal wear and tear or improper maintenance is not covered by the statutory warranty.

Action

Exterior doors not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Confirm proper operation of exterior doors during the PDI and record any malfunction on the PDI Form to avoid any dispute about whether the damage was caused by the builder. Variance in the width of the gap between the door and the frame is acceptable unless the proper operation of the door is affected. See Also: 3.9 EXTERIOR DOOR IS WARPED 3.13 EXTERIOR DOOR STICKS 3.14 EXTERIOR DOOR WILL NOT CLOSE COMPLETELY

  

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