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									                              Energy Efficient/Maintenance-Free Window and Patio Door Systems
                        Lifetime Non-Prorated Limited Warranty For As Long As You Live in Your Home

GREAT LAKES WINDOW, INC. warrants to                charge a fixed percentage of the company's             ALWAYS BE OF EQUAL OR GREATER VALUE
you, the original purchaser of the Uniframe         selling price for insulated glass at that time.        THAN THE ORIGINAL PART THEY REPLACE.
Window or Premier patio door, that this product     according to the following formula:                    THIS LONG AS YOU LIVE IN YOUR HOME
will be free from defects in material and           Years 11 through 15 -- 50%                             LIMITED WARRANTY IS MADE IN LIEU OF ALL
workmanship for as long as you own and reside       Years 16 through 20 -- 70%                             OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTIES, AND
in the home in which the products were              Years 21 through 25 -- 80%                             EXTENDS ONLY TO THE ORIGINAL
installed as follows.                               Beyond 25 years -- 90%                                 CONSUMER'S PURCHASE. IN NO EVENT
LIFETIME                                            Should for any reason the glass break or crack         LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR
The rigid vinyl in the window or patio door is      in your Uniframe window (when Installed In             CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY
warranted against chipping, cracking, peeling,      residential buildings only) then a sealed unit,        DELAYS IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THIS
pitting or blistering, for as long as you own and   exclusive of sash members, will be forwarded           WARRANTY DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES
reside in the house in which these products         at no charge to the distributor nearest to your        BEYOND ITS CONTROL. This warranty does
were installed. This limited warranty does not      home. It is then the responsibility of the             not apply to acts of god (flood, earthquake, etc )
apply to any damage caused by improper              consumer to pick up the new sealed unit and            or acts of civil unrest (war, riots, etc ) NOTE:
installation, accident. fire, flood. explosion,     install such in the existing sash members. This        Windows which exceed the manufacturer's
misuse, abuse, vandalism or other external          lifetime glass breakage warranty covers the            specific size limitations are not covered under
forces.                                             original window purchase and is not                    this warranty.
MOVING PARTS - LIFETIME                             transferable. This glass breakage warranty             CONDENSATION
Moving parts, such as balances that are used        does not apply to acts of god (i.e. flood,             Condensation on any window or patio door is the
on double- hung windows and locking                 earthquake, etc.) or acts of civil unrest (i.e. war.   natural result of excessive moisture in the house,
mechanisms used in all windows or patio doors,      riots. etc.). This warranty does not apply to          and does not indicate a defective or faulty
are warranted for as long as you own and            architectural (bent glass) garden windows, patio       installation. It is even possible for frost to appear
reside in the house in which the products were      doors or beveled-leaded glass.                         on a window as a result of excessive
installed. This limited warranty does not apply     PROCEDURE                                              condensation in cold weather. No window can
to any damage caused by improper installation,      The procedure for obtaining performance of the         prevent condensation if the humidity level in your
accident, fire. flood, explosion, misuse, abuse,    warranty obligation is simple. If any part of the      home is too high. CONDENSATION IS NOT THE
vandalism or other external forces.                 product described above should fail, just              RESULT OF A DEFECTIVE OR FAULTY
FIBERGLASS SCREENS - LIFETIME                       forward that part prepaid to our corporate             INSTALLATION, IT IS THE RESULT OF
The materials used in manufacturing screens         headquarters. Upon inspection of this part to          EXCESS HUMIDITY Additional information
are warranted for as long as you own and            make sure it failed because of manufacturing           concerning condensation is available upon
reside in your present home. This warranty          defects, a new replacement part will be                request.
does not apply to any damage caused by              forwarded to you at no charge. However, some           COLOR
improper installation, accident, fire, flood,       parts are impractical to ship to our factory for       The vinyl will maintain its manufactured color
explosion, misuse, abuse, vandalism or other        inspection, such as insulated glass or structural      closely as it ages; however, atmospheric
external forces. The warranty shall be limited to   vinyl members of the product. Please consult           pollution and residues deposited on the window
providing you with new screen material and/or       Great Lakes Window, Inc. Customer Service              can temporarily discolor It. Mild soaps or
frames or spline for any manufacturing defect in    Department, for a determination as to whether          detergents are usually all that are necessary to
the screen.                                         or not such components need to be shipped to           restore Its brilliant manufactured color
BAY, BOW AND GARDEN WINDOWS                         our factory. Great Lakes Window, Inc. reserves         CAULKING
Proper installation and insulation are especially   the right for final approval on warranty claims        On some installations caulking is used to seal the
important for all products that project beyond      involving such components. A visual inspection         frames or turn packages against water and/or air
the exterior wall of your home. We recommend        by an authorized representative of Great Lakes         penetration. Caulking is not considered part of
that all garden windows be supported with knee      Window, Inc. may or may not be required. If an         the product, and therefore is not covered under
bracing and insulation under the seat board. All    inspection is necessary and substantiates that         this warranty. Caulking is normally considered a
bay windows and all bow windows that extend         the material has failed and is covered under the       maintenance responsibility of the homeowner.
over 8”should be either knee braced or installed    warranty, a replacement part will be shipped to        NOTE: Some states do not allow limitations on
with our cable support system attached to the       our designated distributor closest to you at no        how long an implied warranty or the exclusions
roof joists. In order to minimize the risk of       charge, except for the freight involved. Then the      and limitations of incidental or consequential
condensation, insulation is required above and      obligation of the customer is to pick up the part      damages lasts, so the above limitations or
below bay and bow windows. All bay and bow          at our distributor's location. The same                exclusions may not apply to you.
units require weatherization protection in the      procedure pertaining to shipment of parts to a         This lifetime limited warranty may be validated by
form of a roof or enclosure with the existing       distributor at no charge except for freight, and       having the Registration Certificate signed by the
overhang in order to prevent damage to the          consumer's obligation to pick up the part at our       original Purchaser-Property Owner and the
headboard.                                          distributor's location even when an inspection of      dealer and mailing to Great Lakes Window, Inc.
INSULATED GLASS UNIT - LIFETIME                     the component is not required. MATERIALS               within thirty (30) days of the completed
The sealed Insulated glass unit is warranted        COVERED BY THE TERMS OF THIS LIMITED                   installation.
against defects resulting in material obstruction   WARRANTY WILL BE PROVIDED AT NO
of vision from film formation caused by dust or     CHARGE. HOWEVER, THERE COULD BE A                                       Warranted by
moisture in the dead air space of the sealed        LABOR SERVICE CHARGE BILLED BY THE                                 GLW, Inc. P.O. Box 1896
unit for as long as you own and reside in the       INSTALLING DISTRIBUTOR. PLEASE NOTE:                               Toledo. Ohio 43603.1896
residence in which the windows were installed.      DUE TO TECHNOLOGICAL PRODUCT
Should the glass fail, Great Lakes Window will      ADVANCES, REPLACEMENT ITEMS MAY
provide you with a replacement sealed glass         DIFFER SLIGHTLY FROM THE ORIGINAL
unit at no charge. Upon the sale of the home,       WINDOW PART (THIS INCLUDES TINT
the new homeowner will be covered for ten           COLOR OF LOW-E GLASS) HOWEVER, THE
years from the original window purchase date.       REPLACEMENT PART(S) SUPPLIED BY
Should the glass fail after year 10, as described   GREAT LAKES WINDOW, INC. WILL
above, then Great Lakes Window, Inc. will

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