Fond du Lac Natural Stone – Limited Warranty
Subject to these terms and conditions, Fond du Lac Natural Stone (FNS) warrants its products for a period of fifty (50) years from the date of original purchase from FNS against manufacturing defects when used on a structure which conforms to all building codes and regulations and when installed in accordance with FNS’s instructions, specifications and guidelines. In the event of a defect, FNS will credit the cost of the products purchased or, at FNS’s option, repair or provide new products to replace any products determined to be defective. This warranty is limited to the original purchaser and may not be transferred to any subsequent owner. This limited warranty does not cover damage from: a) settlement of the building or improvement or other structural movements; b) contact with chemicals or paint; c) deterioration or discoloration due to airborne contaminants; or d) staining or oxidation. This limited warranty covers only manufacturing defects in FNS products. Fond du Lac Natural Stone is not responsible for labor costs in removal and replacement of defective products.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER, AND SHALL AUTOMATICALLY BECOME NULL AND VOID, FOR THE FOLLOWING REASONS: (i) ABUSE; (ii) MISUSE; (iii) ACCIDENT; (iv) IMPROPER INSTALLATION, APPLICATION OR MAINTENANCE; (v) FAILURE TO NOTIFY FOND DU LAC NATURAL STONE OF A CLAIMED COVERED DEFECT IMMEDIATELY WHEN NOTICED; OR (vi) FAILURE TO USE THE PRODUCTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH FNS’S INSTRUCTIONS, SPECIFICATIONS AND GUIDELINES. THIS WARRANTY IS EXCLUSIVE, AND EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH HEREIN, FNS DOES NOT MAKE ANY OTHER WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN ANY EVENT, THE SOLE REMEDY OF THE ORIGINAL PURCHASER SHALL BE A CREDIT FOR THE COST OF THE PRODUCTS PURCHASED FROM FNS AT FNS’S OPTION, REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF SUCH PRODUCTS. FNS SHALL UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, WHETHER FOR A FAILURE OF ITS LIMITED WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE, BE LIABALE TO BUYER OR OTHERWISE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR FOR DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF ANY AMOUNTS PAID TO FNS HEREUNDER. NO WAIVER, ALTERATION, ADDITION OR MODIFICATION OF THE FOREGOING CONDITIONS SHALL BE VALID UNLESS MADE IN WRITING AND SIGNED BY AN OFFICER OF FOND DU LAC NATURAL STONE.