Limited Warranty and Liability
Czar Floors warrants its products to be free from manufacturing defects in milling and assembly. Moisture level of product will be less than 8% upon shipment from flooring manufacturer and grading within NWFA guidelines. All material is guaranteed to be as specified. All work will be completed in a manner accepted in standard industry practices. We warrant these products, to the original purchaser, for as long as you own your home.
Czar Floors warrants that the finish provided on its inlays will meet or exceed the finish warranty of the hardwood floor in which the perimeter inlay or composition is installed. This finish warranty does not cover indentations, scratches or damage caused by improper maintenance, misuse, negligence, spiked heels, pets, water, moisture or other unusual conditions. Reduction in gloss level is not considered wear-through of the finish.
Warranty exclusions and limitations
IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE INSTALLER AND/OR HOMEOWNER TO INSPECT THE PRODUCTS PRIOR TO INSTALLATION.
If, BEFORE INSTALLATION, you discover any product that has obvious defects, please contact Czar Floors immediately to arrange for repairs or replacement products. Czar Floors accepts no responsibility for costs of products or labor when products with visible defects have been installed nonetheless.
Repair or replacement is the sole remedy. This warranty is valid only to the original purchasers of the flooring and is not transferable.
This warranty does not cover damage, warping that occurs due to improper storage conditions on Buyer premises prior to installation.We assume no responsibility for incorrect installation or damage to product or surrounding flooring caused by incorrect installation. It is critical that all installations are done in compliance with the procedures outlined in the Czar Floors installation instructions. Failure to install in accordance with the instructions will void all warranties. Detailed instructions are available on-line at www.czarfloors.com or can be obtained by calling Czar Floors at (800) 577-2927.
Hardwood flooring and inlays are natural products and will expand and contract during heating and non-heating seasons, causing changes in the joinery of the flooring products. These changes in joinery are not considered defects. To minimize these changes as much as possible it is vital that reasonable humidity conditions (35–45% humidity at 60–75°F) are maintained consistently. It is also important to allow time for proper acclimation of the product to the home’s climate conditions.
No warranty coverage is provided for flooring
that experiences glue bond failure, cupping, buckling, gapping or
cracking due to inadequate, excessive or widely fluctuating humidity
levels. We assume no responsibility for deterioration of our product
after final work (either sanding or finishing) that may occur due
to failure to seal wood, inadequate protection of wood surfaces
from weather or human elements, pets claws, expansion or contraction or warping
of wood caused by dryness, humidity or moisture that is out of our
Color variation, grain variation, mineral streaks, sap pockets, small knots, flecking or other variation can occur. We cannot warrant against natural variations, nor the differences between the color, grain and appearance of product samples, surrounding field floor, millwork and other wood products, and the color, grain and appearance
This warranty does not cover color changes to any products which result from UV light and/or the natural aging process of the wood.
In-floor radiant heating systems can significantly alter product performance. Installation is allowed over radiant-heated subfloors provided the subfloor is structurally sound and the heat is regulated not to exceed 80°F.
Damage caused by natural or man-made
disasters including, but not limited to, leaking or broken plumbing,
standing water, fire, excessive rainfall, hurricanes, tornadoes,
flooding or other disasters are not covered by the terms of this
warranty. Failure to properly maintain your wood floor or decorative
inlays will void all warranties. For maintenance recommendations,
contact the National Wood Flooring Association, www.nwfa.org or
THERE ARE NOT IMPLIED WARRANITES, INCLUDING MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, EXTENDING BEYOND THE TERMS OF THIS WARRANTY, AND EXCEPT AS SET FORTH HEREIN, THERE ARE NO OTHER WARRANTIES BY Czar Floors. EXCEPT FOR THE SPECIFIC REMEDIES SET FORTH HEREIN, Czar Floors SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, RESULTING FROM THE PURCHASE, INSTALLATION OR USE OF THE Czar Floors PRODUCT. THE TERMS OF AND REMEDIES AVAILABLE UNDER THIS LIMITED WARRANTY CAN ONLY BE MODIFIED OR EXTENDED IF EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZED, IN WRITING, BY AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF Czar Floors.