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Exterior wood trim is split

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Exterior wood trim may split; cracks visible from 6 m under normal lighting conditions, or cracks resulting in displacement or detachment, are not acceptable.


One-Year  Work and Materials
Cracks resulting from normal shrinkage of materials caused by drying after construction, or normal wear and tear are not covered by the warranty.


Trim not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.


Some manufactured products may have intentional splits for aesthetic purposes.


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