Double Glazed Unit Warranty (DGU)
Nationwide Glass Limited T/A Atlas Glass warrant that all DGU manufactured by Atlas Glass will comply with the requirements of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993.
The units are fit for purposes for which they are commonly supplied.
Are acceptable in appearance and finish as per NZS 4667
Are free from minor defects as per NZS4667.
Are safe and durable (refer NZS4223)
The above warranties are given in the terms of the consumer Guarantees Act 1993 and are qualified by the appropriate qualifications and restrictions of that act.
In addition to the statutory guarantees Atlas Glass warrant that for a period of ten years from the date of manufacture, DGU units will not develop material obstruction of vision as a result of dust or film formation on the internal glass surface caused by any failure of the hermetic seal.
In the event of failure as per above Atlas Glass will undertake to remedy the failed DGU and warrant the replaced units for a further ten year period. Re painting of timber beads is not covered by this warranty.
This warranty shall not apply where any one or more of the following circumstances apply.
- Failure of the hermetic seal is caused or in part by the breaking or fracturing of any portion of the DGU.
- The units have been installed contrary to Atlas Glass glazing instructions.
- The units are altered in any way.
Atlas Glass reserves the right to inspect in the field any units which are alleged defective and are subject to a claim under this warranty or the Consumer Guarantees Act.
Atlas Glass regularly test units to EN1279 by Branz limited and these results are available for viewing.