CERAM-A-STAR® 1050 Paint System
Limited Paint Warranty
Buckeye Metal Sales extends this warranty to panels and mina effective from the date of shipment and sold as Number One metal as indicated on the customer’s original invoice. It applies only to goods used on wood frame buildings and on architectural, commercial, pre-engineered or residential metal buildings, which are installed in the United States. This warranty shall extend to the purchaser of the material and is -non-assignable and/or non transferable. Should the purchaser become insolvent, bankrupt, make an assignment for the benefits of its creditors, or for any reason discontinue its normal or regular business practices, this warranty shall forth with become null and void and of no legal effect. The purchaser must present the original sales receipt for warranty consideration.
Although it is recognized by Buckeye Metal Sales that most coatings, including CERAM-A-STAR 1050 will fade and change in appearance to some degree over a period-of time in outdoor installations, and that such changes may not be uniform between surfaces not equally exposed, Buckeye Metal Sales warrants that the goods covered by this warranty will resist natural weathering to the extent that they will conform to the performance standards listed below during a period of 30 years after shipment for both chalking and color change, provided that all conditions of this warranty are first met
1. For forty (40) years, Panel or Trim will net peel, flake or otherwise lose adhesion to an extent that is apparent on ordinary outdoor visual observation. NOTE: Slight crazing or cracking may occur on roll-formed edges or break bends at the time of forming, and is considered as standard-such crazing or cracking shall not constitute a basis for complaint under this limited warranty; and
2. For thirty (30) years, sidewalls panels of PRODUCT will not change color more than five (5) ^E (delta E) Hunter units and roof panels will not change more than seven (7) “sE (delta E) Hunter units when measured per ASTM D 2244 on clean surfaces after removing dirt, other surface depositsand chalk per ASTM D 3964; and
3. For thirty (30) years, sidewall panels of PRODUCT will not chalk more than number eight (8) rating and roof panels will not chalk more
than a number six (6) rating when measured per ASTM D 4214, Method A.
This is an anti-weathering limited warranty end doe not apply to other causes of degradation, including: CERAM-A-STAR 1050 which has suffered scratching of abrasion or impact by a haniobject has been abused, altered, modified
used in a manner not originally intended or stored contrary to instructions of Buckeye Metal Sales, or in accordance with good industry practice ; is damaged due to moisture entrapment in bundles during transit or storage; is stored cr installed in a way which allows standing water on the coating or in any chemically aggressive environment containing fumes, ash cement dust carbon black, salts or other chemicals, whether naturally occurring or caused by rnan; is stored or installed in an environment that includes a high degree of humidity, sand, dirt, or grease, whether naturally occurring or caused by man; is stored or installed in a way which allows contact with animals and/or animal waste or its decomposition products; is stored or installed iit an area, or in such a way, that damage can occur due to poor air circulation; is stored or installed in areas subject to fall but from copper; lead, nickel, or silver mining or refining operations; has suffered any damage caused by acts of Ged, radiation, falling objects, explosion, fire, riots, civil commotion, acts of war or other external forces; CERAM-A-STAR 1050 which suffers from improper forming, fabrication, or embossing; cut edge exposure; corrosion of the substrate; or the development of any other condition between the coating and the substrate which causes the coating to degrade or delaminale, including any failure or deficiency in the cleaning process or preneatment;
CERAM-A-STAR 1050 which is installed within 1000 meters (3250 feet) of a salt water or other marine environment This warranty will not extend to or cover damages to the malarial due to improper shipping, handling, installation, storing, erecting of the panels or trim on the job site and/or any act of negligence of the customer or any third party after the panels or trim leave the possession of Buckeye Metal Sales. Claims arising from the following conditions will also not be warranted;
a) Steel shavings from sawing sparks that come into contact with the painted surface,
b) Damage to the paint surface due to the use of an abrasive saw blade;
c) Panels or trim used on or near animal confinement;
d) Damage due to the use of wet, green, or treated lumber;
e)Use of fasteners not recommended by Buckeye Metal Sales which may be deemed inferior.
If any of the product fails to perform as warranted, the company will repaint or replace the defective panels or him at its sole discretion, and Buckeye Metal Sales shall bear no liability, except to the options listed above. If Buckeye Metal Sales chooses to replace the defective material, the liability is expressly limited to the purchase price of the defective material, and labor costs will not be given due consideration. Buckeye Metal Sales. will not be responsible for any losacs, damages, or expenses caused by or resulting from the use of defective material. Buckeye Metal Sales reserves the right to terminate or modify this warranty except with respect to orders already accepted.