All doors manufactured by Specialty Woodworks Co. (except those doors expressly excluded by the manufacturer) are warranted by the manufacturer to be free of defects which would render said doors unserviceable or unfit for the ordinary recommended use for a period of one year from manufacture date. Unsatisfactory service or appearance of doors caused by failure to comply with shipping handling and finishing recommendations are not covered by this warranty. Purchaser must notify Specialty Woodworks Co. of any defects within 30 days of discovery, but no later than 1 year from the manufacture completion date.
SHIPPING AND HANDLING RECOMMENDATION SHEET PROVIDED WITH DOORS.
If warranted doors are found to contain defects, the purchaser’s remedies, at the manufacturer’s option, are limited to: (1) repair defective door(s) and /or door part(s); (2) furnish purchaser with replacement door(s) and/or door part(s); or (3) refund to the current owner the amount original purchaser paid the manufacturer for the returned defective doors(s). The manufacturer shall not be liable for the costs of freight, crating, or taking down of defective doors or finishing of replacement doors.
Specialty Woodworks Co. cannot be responsible for the appearance of the finish on the doors. Natural variations in the color, texture or grain of the wood are not to be considered defects, nor are worm holes in blue pine or rustic grade doors. Warp shall not be considered a defect unless it exceeds ¼” in the plane of the door itself. Warp is measured by placing a straight edge on the concave face and measuring the maximum distance between the straight edge and the face of the door. Action on any claim for warp may be deferred for a period of up to one year from the date of claim in order to permit conditioning and equalizing to humidity and temperature conditions.
The warranty against warp does not apply to the following:
All 1 3/8” thick door(s) which are wider than 3’0” or taller than 6’8”
(b) All 1 ¾” thick door(s) which are wider than 3’6” or taller than 7’0”
(c) All door(s) that are improperly hung or do not swing freely.
(d) All door(s) with 2 or 3 piece edge glued raised panels over 15” in width.
(e) Any door(s) that have been altered in any way with the exception of trimming up to 1” off the bottom of door.
(f) Any door(s) directly exposed to the weather.
The warranty against delaminating and warp does not apply to the following:
(g) All door(s) shipped outside of the contiguous 48 United States, District of Columbia, and Canada.
(h) Any door(s) that are not sealed within 30 days of the time the crate is opened or the door(s) are picked up. Door(s) must be sealed on all six surfaces: top, bottom, sides and faces. The
same amount of coats must be applied to each surface. (stain or penetrating type oil finishes, i.e. log oil, are not considered an adequate sealer or finish.
(i) Any door(s) that have visible water stains, or moisture damage resulting from exposure to water.
(j) Any door(s) that have been installed or stored in excessively hot areas such as in greenhouses, saunas, sunrooms, next to a wood stove, fireplace or heater.
(k) Any door(s) that have been installed or stored in areas where they are exposed to steam or constant water splashing, such as being close to a swimming pool, hot tub, or sauna.
(l) Any door(s) that have damage resulting from mishandling or abuse.
(m) Any designated interior doors used in exterior applications.
(n) Any door(s) subjected to abnormal heat, extreme dryness, or extreme humidity.
Any and all doors in which the Specialty Woodworks Co. branded logo does not appear are not covered under this warranty.
The manufacturer shall not be liable for any doors or door parts repaired, returned or replaced without their prior notification and consent.
No modification of warranty or other provisions in this agreement shall be binding unless in writing signed by Specialty Woodworks Co.
All arched units may require some edge sanding for final fitting to jamb after installation of jamb.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
SPECIALTY WOODWORKS CO. MAKES NO WARRANTIES EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED AS TO THE CONDITION FO THE MERCHANDISE, ITS MERCHANTABILITY, OR ITS FITNES FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WHETHER USED SINGLY OR IN COMBINATION WITH OTHER GOODS, EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY SET FORTH HEREIN. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY SHALL BE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE PERIOD OF 1 YEAR FROM MANUFACTURE COMPLETION DATE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE FOREGOING, AND THE MANUFACTURER’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY IS AS STATED HEREIN. SPECIALTY WOODWORKS CO. SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES. THE MANUFACTURER’S LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE PRICE PAID TO THE MANUFACTURER FOR THE PRODUCTS.