For the "Lifetime" of ownership the column is free from structural defects in material and workmanship. "Lifetime" means as long as the original purchaser owns the structure to which the column is attached, upon proper installation of the product. AFCO Industries, Inc. will repair or replace, at its option, any column that has failed as a result of defective material or workmanship. At no time will AFCO Industries, Inc. be liable for more than the original purchase price of the column. AFCO Industries, Inc. does not warrant against the cost of replacement or damages resulting from replacement of the defective column. It shall remain the responsibility of the customer to ensure the columns purchased are designed for their particular installation. Any deviation from the standard installation voids all warranties.