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Malfunction of windows

Acceptable Performance/Condition
Windows shall be installed to operate with reasonable ease. 


One-Year Work and Materials
Damage resulting from improper maintenance, or alterations, deletions or additions made by the homeowner is not covered by the warranty.


Windows not meeting the acceptable performance shall be repaired.


Confirm proper operation of windows during the walk-through and record any malfunction on the Certificate of Possession Form to avoid any dispute about whether the damage was caused by the builder. Window operation varies with different window designs. Windows require regular maintenance for optimum performance.


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