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ONE YEAR WARRANTY: The one-year warranty is the Builder’s obligation to the buyer for workmanship and materials. Covered components of a home that do not meet established Performance Standards during the first year should be repaired, replaced under this warranty.
TWO YEAR WARRANTY: The two-year warranty is the Builder’s warranty that the house is free from defects in the wiring, piping and ductwork in the electrical, plumbing, heating, cooling, ventilating and mechanical systems. Covered components of a home that do not meet the established Performance Standards during the first two years should be repaired or replaced by the Builder.
TEN YEAR WARRANTY: The 10-year structural warranty begins on the day of closing and lasts for 10 year. If a major structural defect occurs within the first 10 years, it should will be repaired or replaced by Builder. The 10-year warranty typically covers the following load-bearing components of a new home:
• Foundation systems and footings,
• Floor framing systems,
• Walls and partitions,
• Roof framing systems,
• Columns, and
• Masonry Arches