Now that you have decided to buy new, it is important to understand your protection. In Ontario, new home owners are protected under the Tarion Warranty Corporation. Tarion is a private corporation that protects the rights of new home buyers and regulates new home builders. Tarion administers the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, which outlines the warranty protection that new home purchasers are entitled to in Ontario.

Tarion’s Mandate
  • License new home builders and vendors
  • Ensure builders/vendors abide by the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act
  • Help educate new home buyers about their warranty rights
  • Protect consumers when builders fail to fulfil their warranty obligations
  • Resolve disputes about warranty coverage
  • Investigate illegal building practices
  • Promote high standards of new home construction

Mariman Homes is backed by Tarion Home Warranty Program including:

  • Complete Customer Service Program for one full year
  • Two Year Warranty Protection against defects in workmanship and materials including:
    • Caulking for windows and doors preventing water penetration;
    • Electrical, plumbing, heating delivery and distribution systems;
    • Detachment, displacement or deterioration of exterior cladding; and
    • All violations of the Ontario Building Code’s Health and Safety Provisions
  • Seven Year Warranty Protection against major structural defects(as defined in the Tarion Warranties Plan Act) including:
    • A defect in workmanship and materials that results in the failure of a load bearing part of the home’s structure; or
    • Any defect in workmanship of materials that adversely affects your use of the building as a home
  • Warranties are limited to the requirements established by the Tarion Warranty Plan Act

Tarion offers a Licensed Builder Directory that legitimizes all builders in Ontario. Mariman Homes is a registered builder and proud member under the Tarion Warranty Corporation.