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

Sliding Door Screen Will Not Stay On Tracks Or Sliding Door Does Not Roll Smoothly

Article Number

3.19

Condition

SLIDING DOOR SCREEN WILL NOT STAY ON TRACK OR SLIDING DOOR DOES NOT ROLL SMOOTHLY

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Sliding doors and their screens shall move freely on their tracks and latch securely.

Warranty

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

Action

Sliding doors and their screens not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Normal home maintenance for sliding doors and screens may involve adjustment from time to time and the tracks and hardware may need to be cleaned and lubricated. Confirm proper operation of the door and screen during the PDI and record any malfunction on the PDI Form to avoid any dispute about whether the damage was caused by the builder. See Also: 3.13 EXTERIOR DOOR STICKS 3.14 EXTERIOR DOOR WILL NOT CLOSE COMPLETELY 3.17 EXTERIOR DOOR IS CROOKED IN THE FRAME

  

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