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Springiness, bounce, visible sag when loaded, or shaking is observed in the floor

Acceptable Performance/Condition

These conditions are acceptable when all structural members including beams and joists are sized, installed and fastened in accordance with the Building Code or an engineered floor design.

Warranty

One-Year Work and Materials

Action

Floors not meeting the performance condition shall be repaired.

Remarks

Long-spanned floor joists will normally move more than short-spanned joists under design loads.
 

 

New Home Warranty Program of Saskatchewan
Construction Performance Standards
Effective January 1, 2014