MOLD WARRANTY SUPREME-TEX®
SUPREME-TEX® WALL AND CEILING
LIMITED FIVE (5) YEAR WARRANTY
U.S. Textures, Inc. hereby warrants to the building owner that
SUPREME-TEX® will not delaminate, peel, crack,
chalk, mold, or mildew for a period of (5) five years from the
start of installation provided all of the following conditions have
was installed in accordance with U.S. Textures, Inc. published
specifications and recommendations.
SUPREME-TEX® was installed on properly prepared substrates of unpainted gypsum
board, concrete, masonry, wood or primed/painted surfaces where
existing surface coating is of good quality, sound, dry, firmly
adhered latex acrylic or alkyd coatings and in accordance with
SUPREME-TEX® printed specifications.
The entire SUPREME-TEX® installation must have been performed
by, or under the direct supervision of a U.S. Textures, Inc. certified
installer whose certification had not expired as of the Completion Date
of the installation.
The substrate upon which the SUPREME-TEX® was installed was sound,
dry, and vapor porous* for a period of time beginning ten days
prior to installation and continuing thereafter. Wetting of the substrate by any
means including but not limited to roof leaks, wall leaks, pipe
leaks or condensation specifically voids this warranty for the
This warranty for mold and mildew applies only where organisms are
growing directly upon the SUPREME-TEX® surface. Areas where
SUPREME-TEX® has been coated or spilled upon with organic substances which provide
nutrition for the
organisms or insulates the organisms from contacting the
SUPREME-TEX® surface (such as paint, gypsum compound, food, soft
drinks, etc.) the warranty does not
The Owner, Manager, or other person of authority at the warranted property
must provide U.S. Textures, Inc. with written notice of any defects
within 30 days of the discovery thereof. The Owner, Manager, or other person
of authority at the warranted property must notify U.S. Textures,
Inc. in writing of any material failure within 60 days of the
apparent visibility thereof. Upon request by U.S. Textures,
Inc., the person of authority at the warranted property must submit to
U.S. Textures, Inc. a sample of at least one square foot of the affected
wall area for laboratory evaluation prior to any warranty
decision by U.S. Textures, Inc.
All outstanding U.S. Textures, Inc. invoices for materials purchased must have been paid in full.
Any repainting or recoating of the SUPREME-TEX® coating shall be executed only
with U.S. Textures, Inc. materials.
SUPREME-TEX® delaminate, peel, crack, or chalk under normal use
within the warranty period U.S. Textures, Inc. will supply at no
charge sufficient materials for replacement of the failed
Should SUPREME-TEX® mold or mildew and the conditions herein have
been me, U.S. Textures, Inc. will replace at no cost to the
property owners all materials that have failed within the (5) five
year warranty period.
U.S. Textures, Inc. will replace SUPREME-TEX® material with new
SUPREME-TEX® only. Labor for installation of replaced material will
not be included.
foregoing is the extent and limit of U.S. Textures, Inc. liability
and is not responsible for any consequential damages. U.S. Textures, Inc. specifically
disclaims any other warranties whether expressed, implied, or
Porous is the condition that allows water vapor to evaporate
through a substance.
If the substrate upon which Supreme-Tex® has been applied has a
“Perm Rate” of 8.00 or less as determined by testing method
ASTM-1653A this Warranty is void for such areas. Generally this means a substrate
that is sealed with paint or vinyl sheets or has tile or other
nonporous finish under the Supreme-Tex® does not comply with this
Failure is defined as follows:
must be at least five (5) spots of colonies of mold (mold and
mildew are synonymous terms as used herein) organisms within a one
square foot area which are visible to the unaided human eye from a
distance of at least three feet.
least five (5) square feet or 1% of the total area whichever is
greater of one wall, ceiling, or surface (corner to corner) must
contain colonies or spots as defined in A* above in order to
qualify for replacement materials for the entire area corner to