- 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.
- MyHome - How to Manage Your Warranty Online
MyHome makes it easy to take care of your new home warranty. You can manage all of your warranty information in one place, submit personalized forms online and receive e-mail alerts for important warranty deadlines and other correspondence from Tarion.
- Maintaining Your New Home
You've made a big investment in your home, and proper maintenance provides two important benefits: it keeps your home in good condition over the long run, and also helps ensure that your statutory warranty rights are protected.
- The 10-Minute Guide to Ontario's New Home Warranty
Find out how to get the warranty coverage you're entitled to. This short presentation is an easy to understand explanation of the key features of the warranty and how to make it work for you.