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Have you successfully got rid of carpet beetles before?
I have seen evidence of carpet beetle in my flat and wondered if any other landlords had direct e

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TheUKLandlord
17/10/2018 16:49

tarmac contractor Manchester
I have promised a lovely tenant with 2 partially sighted children that I will get the dodgy tarma

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nicest landlord
17/10/2018 15:33

Kerosene Fumes caused by pipe leak
A friend of mine rents a rural property which has oil fired cooking and heating system (Kerosene

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DPT
16/10/2018 22:36

Damage to property
Hi, my tenant has contacted me to say she was cleaning the radiator and it has come off the wall

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A14
15/10/2018 23:52

Damage to property
Hi, my tenant has contacted me to say she was cleaning the radiator and it has come off the wall

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Landlord Advice Team
15/10/2018 10:33

Basement damp problem
I am the freeholder of a Victorian house which was converted in the 1980s into 5 flats. The base

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Landlord Advice Team
12/10/2018 14:58

BEWARE B&Q'S TRADE POINT CARD
Initially this card gave some discount on some items but this has been zero on recent visits. (Pe

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Silverfox
11/10/2018 19:25

FD30 Fire Doors in a HMO property..Can we paint them with water based paint?
Dear Sir, I have installed FD30 Firedoors in a HMO rented property. Its Brown colour. My ten

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Harper
10/10/2018 21:37

Supporting wall replacement - didn't get permission for work
I bought an ex-local authority maisonette this summer. The property is leasehold and is located o

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Batdad
08/10/2018 14:37

Maintenance management software
Hi, does anyone know of any alternative to Fixflo maintenance management software where tenants c

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Malico
08/10/2018 14:20

Dumping by Tenant
I have a protected tenant (pre-April 1989) who has over recent years being dumping large amounts

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Shaheen
08/10/2018 11:42

Can I remove a tree?
I would like to remove a small/med sized tree from beside my property - it's a bit too close

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cat-blue
07/10/2018 17:38

Metal consumer units
I rent a terraced house through a local Letting Agent. The current tenant is leaving and a new te

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DPT
07/10/2018 10:49

Portable Appliance Testing
My letting agent asked me to arrange portable appliance testing. I asked an electrician to do it

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Hey Ho
01/10/2018 21:59

New build property with brand new boiler... Gas Safety Certificates
Hi, we've completed on a house sale with brand new boiler. In the moving pack it has Gas boil

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Shaheen
01/10/2018 17:39

Is this landlords responsibility
Hi, My tenant is asking for a broken toilet handle and seat to be repaired/replaced. Is this

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Maureen_539
27/09/2018 22:47

Tenant Dismay - Smart Meter Letter
Hi there My tenant emailed me in distress about a letter requesting access to change the gas

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theartfullodger_626
26/09/2018 20:03

5 yearly domestic electrical installation check
Hi all, Last month I booked and paid for at £295 an electrician to carry out the 5 y

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P_A_
26/09/2018 15:46

damp work room at a time?
I have a 2 bed terraced house with minor damp problems. In 2 areas there is fuzzy plasterwork ab

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nicest landlord
26/09/2018 09:10

Damage liability
Iíve instructed a workman to carry out repairs / maintenance in a property that Iím renting out a

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elbowe
25/09/2018 08:28

electrician
The landlord wants to replace the extractor fan in the bathroom . Does it have to be a qualified

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Harper
24/09/2018 18:21

Whos responsible for cleaning blocked gutters
Whos responsible for cleaning blocked gutters? Landlord or Tenant ?

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Chris Bingham
22/09/2018 15:38

move thermostat?
A tenant has complained that the heating thermostat does not work properly because it is sighted

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nicest landlord
19/09/2018 14:02

Insurance, just take it or DPS dispute.
Hi fellow landlords, Just wondering if anyone has been through anything like this and may

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DPT
19/09/2018 13:24

gas certification
I have a tenant who despite many letters refuses to let us in to the our property to carry out se

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__chris__
17/09/2018 17:15

Bathroom Maintenance - Deductible or not
Hi All, If a tenant needs maintenance work carried out to a bathroom involving work to the

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Alan
12/09/2018 19:21

Tenant emergency plumber
Hi, I have new tenants who have recently moved in to one of my properties. Overnight a pipe leadi

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Maureen_539
12/09/2018 06:02

Tenant Left Garage Full May 2018
Afternoon. I understand that if a tenant leaves possessions behind in a property the landlord ca

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Chris Bingham
08/09/2018 06:42

Fire alarm and emergency lighting tests
Hi I have a 5 bed hmo which has a Grade A LD2 fire alarm system. I carry out weekly checks on

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Landlord Advice Team
06/09/2018 12:41

Cost effective method for rear garden/yard
Hi all I am in the process of refurbishing a property that i have just recently purchased.

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David.
04/09/2018 17:01

Tenant requests removal of bath and shower cubicle installed
Ive had a tenant for 6 years who is starting to find it difficult to get in the bath ( shower is

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Landlord Advice Team
28/08/2018 09:44

Window safety
Our tenants has requested we install a safety limiter on their bedroom with of their 6th floor ap

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LLO
22/08/2018 13:21

Curious to see what others would have done in this situation
Hi, I wanted to ask what others would have done in this instance. My tenant called to say the el

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elbowe
18/08/2018 11:20

wasp nests
Would you say wasp nests are tenant or landlords responsibility?

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Harper
16/08/2018 22:05

House alarm has been triggered
Hi all, Seeking a bit of friendly advice from you lovely people. I went to see a tenant th

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P_A_
15/08/2018 18:47

Ivy from neighbours garden coming into my garden
I have two properties which have become overrun from neighbours garden. I need to deal with it no

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Jane Lo
14/08/2018 18:40

Asbestos
I have recently bought an investment residential property. 2 bed terrace. NOT HMO. We are current

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DPT
06/08/2018 17:26

Tenant Threatening to Withhold Rent for Repairs
Dear Sirs, One of our tenants has been unable to use our property's electric oven (for

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Jen & wayne
29/07/2018 06:41

Door lovks
Hi All, My tenant broke the lock on the patio doors. Iíve had a couple of locksmiths our and i

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Ethan's Nan
27/07/2018 20:16

Electrical safety checks
Does the 5 yearly electrical safety checks start from now? If so if I have not had one in the pas

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Landlord Advice Team
27/07/2018 10:15
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