HGTV's Fixer to Fabulous star Dave Marrs is sued after unhappy customer found house they built for them was defected with nearly two dozen code violations

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A co-host of HGTV's Fixer to Fabulous is being sued by a mates who claims nan location they purchased from his institution was incomplete and riddled pinch defects.

Dave Marrs owns respective business and stars alongside his woman Jenny connected renewal shows astir their hometown of Bentonville, Arkansas.

Benton County mates Matthew and Sarah McGrath revenge a suit against Marrs and his companies for breach of statement claiming nan location built for them was filled pinch defects that person not been fixed.

Court filings viewed by DailyMail.com revealed a structural investigation recovered 21 codification violations and dozens of structural issues connected nan spot astatine 6 Itetbury Lane.

'Please understand, these reports do not wholly item nan remedial activity that needs to beryllium performed to rectify nan galore failures successful workmanship but only correspond my clients' existent knowing of nan quality and scope of repairs,' nan McGraths' lawyer said successful a January 2023 missive to Marrs.

Dave Marrs (left), who co-hosts HGTV's Fixer to Fabulous pinch woman Jenny (right) is being sued by a mates who claims nan location they purchased from his institution is faulty

Matthew and Sarah McGrath purchased nan spot at 6 Itetbury Lane (pictured) from Marrs institution Jupiter Rentals for $559,000 successful 2022

The suit said nan McGraths' entered into a statement pinch Marrs institution Jupiter Rentals to acquisition nan spot successful May 2022.

The mates purchased nan spot for $559,000 and made an first down-payment of $15,000.

As portion of nan contract, nan McGraths' requested circumstantial upgrades to beryllium made by Jupiter and Marrs Construction.

In an statement for further activity to beryllium done connected nan house, nan acquisition value was accrued by $10,125 according to nan lawsuit.

The McGraths' performed an inspection of nan spot anterior to closing an submitted a database of repairs to Jupiter. 

The McGraths said Marrs agreed to execute galore repairs connected nan spot but grounded to do truthful and recovered moreover much successful consequent inspections

A study of nan structural investigation recovered faults pinch nan level framing successful nan room (pictured), eating room and introduction area

Defects pinch nan beams and columns, footings, cracked exterior slabs, nan deck, patio, retaining walls and tract grading were besides found

Jupiter agreed make respective repairs in nan location consequent to nan McGraths' acquisition to beryllium completed successful 30 days, pinch nan objection of installation of replacement windows, which would beryllium completed 90 days from closing, according to nan lawsuit.

The mates officially purchased nan location connected July 28, 2022 and said by August 28 that aforesaid year, nary of nan agreed upon repairs had been completed.

A study of nan structural investigation dated November 12, 2022 recovered faults pinch model flashing, tile framing, exterior walls, exterior stairways, level framing successful nan kitchen, eating room and introduction area.

There were besides defects pinch nan beams and columns, footings, cracked exterior slabs, nan deck, patio, retaining walls and tract grading.

The inspection study said, 'The problems, which we observed, will proceed and worsen until they are corrected.'

'It is our judgement that nan location requires repairs for nan tile framing, main level framing deflections, exterior wall framing and bracing, reinstallation of nan windows, vinyl siding, model and doorway flashing, and ceramic veneer. 

Marrs (right) owns respective business and stars alongside his woman Jenny (left) connected respective renewal shows astir their hometown of Bentonville, Arkansas

'Repair and redesign of nan backmost platform to destruct nan h2o infiltration and instauration issues. Additionally, grading and drainage modifications request to beryllium made positive imaginable structural improvements to nan retaining walls,' nan study said.

An estimate from nan inspector said it would costs $38,740 to repair nan thrust and walkways, arsenic good arsenic $47,862 for landscaping and grading, including nan installation of French drain.

According to a missive sent by nan McGraths' lawyer nan estimates did not see astir $1,900 spent by nan mates 'in attempts to find nan grade of nan flaws successful nan building of nan home.'

The McGraths are seeking each costs of nan repairs to their location beryllium paid for by Marrs companies and damages to beryllium wished astatine trial.

A five-day assemblage proceedings has been scheduled to statesman connected September 23.  

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