Go Back   BuildingHomes.ca - Building your community! > Ontario > Tarion Questions

Tarion Questions Ask questions and share your experiences with Tarion. Note: It is to be understood that Tarion is not involved with this forum at all and that what you post should be factual. Do NOT post builders names or names of any of their representatives.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 2019-03-31, 10:41 PM
SuperBobby SuperBobby is offline
Junior Member
Regular User
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 24
Default Damage on vinyl siding, soffit and windows capping

Hi,


The siding installer did a good job all around the house. But it seems that a unsupervised rookie took over to finish the front porch part:

https://ibb.co/SQ383fP

PDI is coming soon and wanted to know if some people reported such things and what was the conclusion.

Normally I would let go if it is minor but it is all over the place. He even installed the wrong vinyl outside corner color (lighter one) at one of the porch corner!!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 2019-04-01, 07:38 AM
good2know's Avatar
good2know good2know is offline
Senior Member
Regular User
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 5,785
Default

You most certainly should report this, and the pdi is the time. Otherwise they could claim it happened after possession.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 2019-04-03, 10:19 AM
suezuki650 suezuki650 is offline
Senior Member
Regular User
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Half Moon Bay
Posts: 430
Default

I had a few pieces that were scratched and one piece that was pulling away. I reported them and they were all fixed by the builder without issue.
__________________
Half Moon Bay South
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 2019-04-30, 10:09 AM
Halton Home Inspector Halton Home Inspector is offline
Senior Member
Regular User
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Milton
Posts: 700
Default

Anything damaged like that needs to be reported and noted during the PDI. You are covered.
__________________
For the new home warranty inspection services you need and deserve call Andy Shaw at 905 876 4761
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
capping, scratches, siding, soffit, windows

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Exterior Color Package - Vinyl Siding Patrizia Ottawa 14 2016-01-13 09:16 PM
Vinyl siding newhouse1 Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 1 2013-02-24 06:47 AM
Brick vs Vinyl Siding ISO50 Ottawa 10 2012-09-19 10:36 PM
Recommendation?: Vinyl siding install LoveBridlewood Ottawa 7 2010-09-27 10:26 AM
Vinyl or aluminium siding in roofing jackie Brampton 14 2010-01-16 10:06 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:29 AM.



Copyright © PHAND Corporation
This document may not be used elsewhere without the expressed written consent of PHAND Corporation.
*** There is no association between this website and any builder. ***

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.