The term “Lifetime” means the named homeowner who is the original purchaser of Gerry’s Roofing & Siding Inc. hereinafter referred to GRSI, products and installation services. The term of the “Lifetime” period shall remain in effect while the original purchaser remains as the owner and primary occupant of the residence on an uninterrupted basis or in the event of the sale, it can be transferred to the new homeowner if they are the primary occupant of the residence on an uninterrupted basis, for a period of twelve (12) months from date of possession.
What Is Covered
This Lifetime Workmanship Warranty covers installation according to established industry standards and covers defects caused by improper installation and or damage to the products while being applied that are caused by the installation crew. With respect to roof replacement coverage, valleys, flashings, and vents are included as well as the wind and granular has been increased to twenty (20) years.
In the event of a valid warranty claim, GRSI will furnish labour to repair any defective installation workmanship. We will also supply replacement materials when necessary to make such repairs. GRSI reserves the right to substitute materials that it believes are of equal value if materials identical to those originally installed are no longer readily available to us when such repairs are performed. All replacement work and materials will be provided solely by GRSI or by parties designated by GRSI. The homeowner may not contract with another home improvement company to provide such labour or materials unless otherwise directed in writing by GRSI. Repairs undertaken by the homeowner or third parties without the written approval of GRSI will void this warranty.
What Is Not Covered
Product defects and several damage exclusions under this Lifetime Workmanship Warranty will be covered under your products manufacturers’ warranty. This warranty does not cover damage related to acts of God, weather conditions, storm damage, fire, flood, earthquake, moisture, water, humidity retention or accumulation, mildew, mold, settlement or deterioration of the building structure, improper care, adverse effects of pollution, normal surface wear, accidental or intentional damage, manufacturing defects, failure of materials, or any cause beyond GRSI’s control. In addition, this Warranty does not cover routine maintenance (e.g., caulking, cleaning). GRSI WILL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY EVENT FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DAMAGE TO THE INTERIOR OR EXTERIOR OF ANY RESIDENCE WHETHER FOR BREACH OF THIS WARRANTY, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY IN TORT, OR FOR ANY OTHER CAUSE. The total liability of GRSI for claims under this warranty shall be limited to, and in no event shall exceed, in the aggregate, the total installed cost of the home improvement products originally installed by GRSI (See manufacturer’s warranty for proper cleaning and maintenance of products).