- PDI Pointers - Inspecting Bathrooms and Laundry
Vanities, sinks, showers, tiles – this video covers all of these and more, and provides valuable tips and information along the way so that you won’t miss a thing when you inspect your new home’s bathrooms and laundry during your Pre-Delivery Inspection.
- Protecting Your Condominium Investment - Common Elements
Whether you are buying a condominium unit for your own use or to lease, you want to make a good move. Our two-part series, Protecting Your Investment – Your Unit and Protecting Your Investment – Common Elements offers tips that will help you get the most benefit out of owning a condominium.
- 2015 Tarion Awards of Excellence
The Tarion Awards of Excellence are the only awards in Ontario that recognize builders exclusively for customer service.
- PDI Pointers - What is a Pre-Delivery Inspection
Before you move in to your newly built home or condominium unit, you’ll have a Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) with your builder. This video provides key information and advice about this important step so that you know exactly what to do when you enter your new home for the first time.
- Ice Damming
Melting snow on your roof can freeze up again and cause damage both to the inside and outside of your home. This video shows you how you can safeguard your home against ice dams this winter and in winters to come.
- The New Home Warranty for Condominiums
Knowing the difference between your unit and the common elements is the first step to getting the most from your condominium's warranty. This video explains what common elements are, how to determine where your unit ends and the common elements begin, and how to get warranty assistance from Tarion.
- Controlling Moisture During Winter
High moisture levels in your home can lead to dampness or ice buildup on windows during winter. This video offers practical steps you can take to maintain proper humidity levels and ventilation in your home and reduce condensation.
- What is a Major Structural Defect
Your new home comes with a seven year warranty against major structural defects. This video looks at the kinds of situations that may be considered major structural defects, those that are not, and what you should do if you think your home might have a major structural defect.
- Nail Pops and Your New Home Warranty
Nail pops can happen in newly built homes. This video answers the basic questions you might have about nail pops, including What are they? What causes them? Does the new home warranty cover them? and How can I fix them?
- Warranty Forms - Guidelines and Timelines
Tarion may become involved in a home warranty issue after a new homeowner submits a Tarion Warranty Form. This video provides valuable information about our statutory warranty forms, including what should and should not be included on these forms as well as the specific timelines when each of the forms should be submitted.