Wolverine® solid vinyl siding is intended for
sidewall installation on residential, light commercial or other
exterior building applications in new construction or as a replacement
siding for existing structures.
I. Scope of Work
Furnish necessary labor, material
and equipment for complete installation of Wolverine solid vinyl
siding and related work shown on drawings or specified herein.
A. Solid vinyl siding and accessories
shall be manufactured by Wolverine Vinyl Siding in the sizes and
styles listed below.
1. Siding - Portfolio HP
Double 4.5" Clapboard D45HP - Restoration smooth finish
9" ± 0.062" width, 12'1" ± 0.25" length, 4.5" exposure, staggered
double nail hem
a. Cornerpost; 10' length (BP34RS)
b. J-channel; 12' 6" length (J34UN)
c. Utility trim (UTUN), Dual Undersill Trim (DUS); 12' 6" length
d. Springlock Starter (SSVS) 2 1/2" x 10' length
e. Trim options:
- Restoration 4-piece corner; 5" x 10' or 20' lengths
- Restoration Window/Door Surrounds; 3 1/2" x 12' 6" or 20' lengths
- Restoration Crown Molding; 2 1/2" x 10' length
- Designer J-channel; 2 1/2" x 12' 6" length
3. Warranty - Limited lifetime, non-prorated, transferable
B. Solid vinyl siding shall comply
with the provisions set forth in ASTM standard specification for
Rigid Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Siding #D3679 Class 2.
C. All materials shall conform
to ASTM D421, D3679, D1784, D638, D256, D648, D1929, D2843, D635,
D5206, E330, E119, UBC 17-6, E84, ANSI/AAMA #1402 and D568 requirements.
D. Restoration Portfolio HP solid
vinyl siding shall meet the manufacturing and product specifications
for Thickness, Shrinkage, Gardener Impact, Surface distortion and
E. All procedures, operations
and product specifications shall meet or exceed ASTM D3679, D696,
D1042, D4226, PS55-72 and Wolverine Quality Control Standard Procedures.
F. Weathering: Shall be according
to ASTM D1435 requirements and free of any visual surface defects,
such as peeling, chipping, cracking, flaking, or crazing due to
G. Chalking: Shall not exceed
ASTM D659 Number 6 Rating caused by manufacturing defects within
five years in a vertical exposure.
H. Color: Shall be uniform on
the surface and throughout the panels
III. Installation Workmanship
A. Prior to installation, vinyl siding shall be stored on a
flat surface, stacked no more than 12 boxes high.
B. Before beginning work, installer
shall verify governing dimensions of building; examine, clean and
repair, if necessary, any adjoining work on which this work is in
any way dependent for its proper installation.
C. The field application of the
siding and trim members shall be in accordance with the best practice,
with all joint members true and plumb.
D. Vinyl siding and accessories
shall be installed in accordance with the latest edition of installation
instructions prepared by the Vinyl Siding Institute of The Society
of the Plastics Industry, Inc. or Wolverine Vinyl Siding recommended
E. Items not covered in this specification
to be installed as required to provide a complete installation.
D. 3/8 inch insulation is installed
under all siding.
Testing and Research
Wolverine solid vinyl siding has been
tested by Ghesquire Plastics Testing, Inc., Report # 7909-5742,
7803-4277 and 8210-9860; Building Officials and Code Administrators,
Inc., exterior finishes Research Report # 89-36; U.S. Testing Company,
Inc., Report # 84647-2 and 84647-3; New York City approval MEA #
284-93-M; ICBO Research Report # 4072; SBCCI 9548; CCMC 12036L;
Applied Research Laboratories Report # 28225; Warnock Hersey/Canada,
Report # 1/89 REV (50484-C7-6563000), Low Temperature Flexibility
Report (required for Canada specification approval); Alberta Building
Standards 85-PL-181; and Radco Test Reports RAD-931, RAD-932, RAD-967,
RAD-1005, RAD-684, RAD-686, RAD-963; TCI Labs: Report 002012-2 and
203027; SHB-AGRA, Report # 308257; Southwest Research # 01-8817-516
A & B.
Specifications are based on the latest
product information available at the time of publication. The right
is reserved to make changes at any time without notice.