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Theoretically, in a construction situation, in addition to a claim for contractual breach of implied warranty of correctness of plans and specifications, breach of implied covenant to perform work in a good and competent manner, and/or breach of implied covenant to provide necessary items within owner’s control, (1) is it possible to also claim negligent violation of these same implied warranties and covenants? I have seen a parallel where a tenant can claim a breach of rental agreement through breach of the implied warranty of habitability and, in addition, negligent breach of implied warranty of habitability. The same goes for the implied covenant of quiet enjoyment.If an implied warranty or covenant has statutory expression, e.g. Civil Code § 1941 for the implied warranty of habitability, and Civil Code § 1927 for the implied covenant of quiet enjoyment, it is also effective to claim negligence under Civil Code § 1714, failure to exercise ordinary care through violation of statutory duty, and apply Evidence Code § 669, i.e., failure to exercise due care through violation of a statute, ordinance, or regulation. (2) Are there similar applicable statutory counterparts of the construction law warranties and covenants which could be used claimed under Civil Code § 1714 and yield civil penalties and remedies, aside from disciplinary action? I found the answer to question (1): "Accompanying every contract is a common-law duty to perform with care, skill, reasonable expedience, and faithfulness the thing agreed to be done, and a negligent failure to observe any of these conditions is a tort as well as a breach of the contract." Kuitems v. Covell (1951) 104 Cal.App.2d 482