FIVE YEAR PRODUCT WARRANTY
This covers any part of the external fabric of the building, including the floor and wall panels, roof deck, windows and doors. This warranty does not apply to internal floor finishes, wall finishes, ceiling finishes or internal fixtures and fittings, all of which are covered by the twelve month defects warranty.
The warranty does not apply to any items which have been subject to abuse or excess usage to that which was advised or implied at time of order.
SIXTY YEAR STRUCTURAL WARRANTY
Subject to final specification this covers the structural elements of the building which are the steel columns, steel side beams, steel floor joists, steel ties in the roof and the timber roof beams. This warranty is conditional on the building having an effective maintenance programme in operation throughout this period in order to protect the structural components from environmental damage which might occur should this not take place.
The main structure is capable of a 60 year design life when designed and protected with the relevant materials. Other elements can achieve between 20 and 60 years depending on the specified materials, construction and required maintenance.