At Frisina Homes, we know that peace of mind is an important part of customer satisfaction. We do our best to make sure that your new home is free of any defects of deficiencies, and to help you be confident that your home meets or exceeds your expectations, we offer this series of construction performance guidelines. With them you can easily read about all the available warranty options for any issues that might arise with your new home. Simply click on any of the headings below to view the various topics in that section.
Article Number: 7.2
Condition: Ground-fault circuit interrupter (gfci) trips frequently
Acceptable Performance/Condition: GFCIs shall be installed in accordance with the Ontario Electrical Code.
Warranty: Two-Year - Delivery and Distribution Systems - Damage resulting from improper maintenance or additions, deletions or alterations made by the homeowner is excluded from the statutory warranty.
Action: Electrical circuits protected by a GFCI not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.
Remarks: GFCIs are sensitive safety devices installed to provide protection against electrical shock, especially in wet areas. These devices can be tripped and reset easily. Frequent tripping may indicate an appliance fault and should be investigated. GFCIs are often interconnected with plain receptacles to protect an entire circuit.