Interior Plantation Shutters Warranty

Limited Warranty

This Interior Plantation Shutters Warranty is extended to the original purchaser whose name appears on the sales order. Warranty is void once original purchaser transfers title of his home to another party. This limited warranty shall remain in effect to the original end user, if and only if normal maintenance and cleaning practices are followed. This warranty is prorated depending on length of ownership.

1. Warranty
Classic Home Improvement Products (Classic) warrants, to the first Purchaser only, for our Interior Plantation Shutters to be free from defective materials and workmanship, when properly maintained and under normal use and service. The warranty in detail for Polycore or Lexwood Shutters can be found below. Purchasers’ sole remedy under this warranty is the repair or remanufacture of the defective product by Classic. Repairs will be made only with like or similar parts based on Classic’s expert decision.  This warranty excludes all liability for the removal of the shutter and the reinstallation in the same window, or damage to the window frame, glass or any other portion of the window. This warranty does not cover installation costs, removal costs, service call cost, and shipping costs of any and all materials covered in the limited warranties.

Minor imperfections that are not noticeable from a distance of 5 feet away under ordinary lighting conditions are not considered defects. We reserve the right to inspect products prior to any repair or remake. Non-defective or altered products will be returned freight collect without credit issued or repairs made. Classic will not be responsible for any repairs by another party. This warranty does not imply automatic replacement of any product. Classic reserves the right to repair or replace any product at our own discretion. Classic reserves the right to make changes and improvements in our products that may differ from products previously manufactured.

Polycore Shutters
Polycore shutters will be free from defects in materials that might result in the warping, cracking or fading of the shutters for a period of 25 years from the date of the initial installation to the original owner only.

Prorated Schedule – The percentage of warranty repair or replacement materials cost to be shared by the original end user and Classic are below. This warranty does not cover installation costs, removal costs, service call cost, and shipping costs of any and all materials covered.

Lapsed Time From Date of Installation Share of Material Replacement Cost
CLASSIC OWNER
1 to 15 years 100% 0%
16- 25 years 10% 90%

Lexwood Shutters

Lexwood shutters will be free from defects in materials that might result in the warping, cracking, or fading of the shutters for a period of 4 years from the date of the initial installation to the original owner only.

 

Prorated Schedule – The percentage of warranty repair or replacement materials cost to be shared by the original end user and Classic stipulated on this paper are below. This warranty does not cover installation costs, removal costs, service call cost, and shipping costs of any and all materials covered.

Lapsed Time From Date of Installation Share of Material Replacement Cost
CLASSIC OWNER
1 to 4 years 100% 0%

2. Purchaser’s Duties

The Purchaser shall give written notice to Classic, of any alleged failure of the Interior Plantation Shutters within the limited warranty period above, no later than 15 days after the Purchaser learns of such failure.

3. Disclaimer and Exclusion of Warranties

There is no express or implied warranty, representation or condition of any kind (including without limitation warranty of merchantability or of fitness for use) except for the express warranty in paragraph 1 of this Limited Warranty, and no further warranty shall be implied by law.

4. Exclusion

This warranty and all of Classic’s obligations stated herein shall not apply to:

  1. any repairs or alterations made without the prior approval of Classic;
  2. any interior shutter damaged by misuse, abuse, exposure to harmful chemicals or pollutants, vandalism, intentional acts, accidents, or act of God such as wind, hail, lightning, water damage, severe heat or sun or other acts of nature.
  3. any shutters installed outside;
  4. installation of replacement parts;
  5. any freight costs to ship replacement products to Classic;
  6. any labor cost involved in the replacement;
  7. any exposure to air pollutants and normal atmosphere conditions that may cause all PVC surfaces to gradually suffer from the accumulation of surface dirt or stains;
  8. any defect, malfunction or failure to perform which has occurred due to abuse, improper application or failure to properly maintain the product by the end user;
  9. any damage to the shutters caused by settlement or structural defects of the building in which they are installed;

5. Limitation of Liability

It is understood and agreed that Classic’s liability, whether in contract, in tort, under any warranty, in negligence or otherwise, shall be limited to the undertaking set out above in paragraph 1 of this Limited Warranty, and under no circumstances shall Classic be held liable for indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages or losses that anyone may suffer or incur in connection with this product in use.

6. Limitation of Actions

No action for breach of warranty shall be commenced by the Purchaser more than one year after the accrual of the alleged cause of action.

7. Professional Installation Required

Interior Plantation Shutters must be professionally installed by Classic and cannot be altered in any way by the end user.

8. Merger

This written warranty is the complete, final and exclusive agreement of the parties with respect to the quality and performance of the Interior Plantation Shutters and to any and all warranties and representations related to it.

9. No Oral Modification or Waiver

No modification of this warranty, or waiver of its terms, shall be binding on either party unless approved in writing by both parties.

10. Governing Law

This warranty, and the rights and duties of the parties under it, shall be governed by the laws of the State of California.