Grounds For Play Warranty

Limited Warranty: Grounds For Play Products

Superior Recreational Products (SRP) warrants that its line of learning playground products will be free from all defects in materials and workmanship and will maintain structural integrity for the periods listed below from our date of invoice and the date the order was paid in full. This warranty shall be in effect only if the play product has been assembled and installed in strict accordance with SRP’s instructions for setup, proper construction practices, and has been subjected only to normal wear and tear use.

  • Lifetime* Warranty on playground steel and recycled steel posts, all steel hardware, c-line fittings, and aluminum post caps
  • 15-Year Limited Warranty on playground pipes, loops, rungs, and rails, roto-molded plastic, HDPE sheets, punched steel decks, and recycled decks
  • 5- Year Limited Warranty on Powder Coating
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on site amenities, cables, and nets
  • 1-Year Limited warranty on moving parts and materials not covered above

The Limited Warranty for playground area products excludes abnormal conditions, contingent liability, cosmetic defects such as scratches, dents, marring, stripping, peeling, or fading; damage due to incorrect installation, vandalism, misuse, accident wear from normal use; exposure to extreme weather, immersion in salt or chlorine water, damage due to sand, salt spray, or other abrasive and corrosive material; unauthorized repair or modification, abnormal use, or lack of maintenance. The warranty does not cover damages due to “acts of God” such as hail, flooding, lightning, tornadoes, and storms, terrain shifts, earthquakes, mudslides, and windstorms.

In the unlikely event of failure, Grounds For Play reserves the right to alter the design, color, or contributing factors to rectify the condition and help prevent any future reoccurrence(s). Grounds For Play has the option to repair or replace any product deemed to have a defect in materials.

The warranty is void if there are any changes, modifications, additions, or attachments made to the product without a written consent from the manufacturer.

Grounds For Play excludes any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness, or purpose, and there are no warranties which will extend beyond the description of the face hereof. Under no circumstances will Grounds For Play be responsible for any indirect, special, consequential, incidental, or liquidated damages due to breach of warranty and such damages are specifically excluded from this warranty.

The owner shall notify Grounds For Play with the original Sales Order Number issued from SRP to arrange for an inspection within 30 days after discovery of any defect under this warranty and before any alteration or repair is made or attempted. This Limited Warranty shall be null and void if the owner should make any alteration in the design.

This warranty is the only express warranty given by the company. No person has authority to change or add to the obligations and liabilities. The company reserves the right to determine whether the fault is caused by faulty workmanship, material, or the part that is defective.

Limited Warranty: Powder Coat

Grounds For Play offers a 5-year Limited Warranty for powder coating to the original purchaser of the equipment. This Limited Warranty is for factory applied finish only. Damage occurring from shipping, erection, vandalism, accidents, or field modification is not covered in this limited warranty and will require field touch-up immediately and periodically thereafter. The owner must report any defect in powder coat at the time the installation is completed. Not covered by this Limited Warranty are acute angles, end plates, and welds.

The Limited Warranty for powder coating provides the following after a 5-year exposure period when applied according to company recommendations listed on the product’s technical data sheet and appropriate surface preparation has been utilized.

  • The coatings shall retain their original color with a ∆E of <7.5 units for high chroma colors (yellows, reds, oranges, etc.) and a ∆E of<5.0 units for low chroma colors, when tested in accordance with ASTM D 2244.
  • The coating shall retain a minimum of 50% of its original glass level after washing, when tested in accordance with ASTM D 523.
  • The coating shall exhibit chalking no worse than numerical rating of 6, when evaluated in accordance with ASTM D 659-80.

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Pricing Policy

All prices are F.O.B. factor and do not include installation, freight, shipping and handling, any surfacing, or applicable taxes. All prices listed were current at the time of this printing and in U.S. currency. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation and Return Policy

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*For the purpose of this warranty, lifetime encompasses no specific term of years, but rather that seller warrants to its original customer for as long as the original customer owns the product and uses the product for its intended purpose that the product and all parts will be free from defects in materials and manufacturing workmanship. This warranty does not cover damage caused by vandalism, misuse or abuse, altered or modified parts, or cosmetic damage such as scratches, dents, or fading or weathering and normal wear and tear. This warranty is valid only if the structures are installed in conformity with instructions provided by Superior Recreational

Grounds For Play, Inc. is a member of IPEMA (International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association). In addition to meeting or exceeding the standards of ASTM and the recommendations of CPSC, Grounds For Play has developed its own internal standards that are more stringent than either ASTM or CPSC in many areas of playground safety.