You are here : Member Forums Maintenance
Maintenance

Lack of council repairs is affecting my tenants. They are threatening to leave
I am the owner of an ex council maisonette in tower Hamlets. The property has been tenanted for th

Replies: 8
Views: 701
Shaheen
03/11/2015 19:35

compensation for no heating or hot water
A quick question. If tenants have been without heating or hot water for a month, as the boiler (thro

Replies: 4
Views: 597
Silverfox
03/11/2015 16:00

Dilapidations during a tenancy
I currently have a tenant who has admittedly damaged her front door (her boyfriend kicked it through

Replies: 7
Views: 643
Home
30/10/2015 08:54

Party wall ownership dispute
Hello guy's I have a garden wall that is leaning at one of my properties that needs r

Replies: 5
Views: 729
Ben 29
29/10/2015 16:02

Do I need a new Gas Safety Certificate when a new tenancy starts??
My gas man mentioned in passing that I should do a new Gas Safety check before each new Tenancy, in

Replies: 4
Views: 631
Harper
24/10/2015 22:40

Carbon Monoxide Detectors - various prices, which type is a good one?
Hi, I am about to put several CO detectors into several properties. I'm not a cheapskate, b

Replies: 2
Views: 585
Harper
24/10/2015 22:40

Section 20, Hoilday let 3 unit property
We are the freeholder, managers of a holiday let property by the sea. The property is over 100

Replies: 3
Views: 643
Member 1
21/10/2015 11:36

Carbon monoxide alarms
Hi, the new legislation from 1st October states that carbon monoxide alarms are required in rooms wi

Replies: 5
Views: 906
Shaheen
18/10/2015 20:26

Being flooded from above!!
We have a 2st floor flat which is being flooded by a leak from the flat above. Its being going on f

Replies: 1
Views: 595
Landlord Advice Team
15/10/2015 12:43

Can I make deductions from rent
I had a call from one of my tenants saying the central heating was broken. I sent a gas safe plumbe

Replies: 5
Views: 709
theartfullodger_626
13/10/2015 18:47

ELECTRIC and FIRE CERTIFICATES
Hi i have an licensed HMO in the Wirral. After a routine inspection i was told that

Replies: 2
Views: 594
Mark1961
08/10/2015 20:31

Tenant liability to replace door
We have recently checked out a tenant who had generally left the recently constructed property in a

Replies: 3
Views: 627
Landlord Advice Team
07/10/2015 18:15

Fire alarm
I own, and rent, all the 5 flats in a converted house. Is it a legal obligation for me to have a wor

Replies: 13
Views: 702
Hythe man
07/10/2015 12:11

White goods
I have a case of a Tenant who is causing me a headache I just wondered what everyone else would do.

Replies: 19
Views: 1,032
Hythe man
05/10/2015 09:42

Watermark
A watermark from a previous leak keeps showing through the emulsion on a ceiling. The leak is sorted

Replies: 3
Views: 682
Hythe man
29/09/2015 09:11

Gas bonding
National Grid have come and replaced the gas meter in a rental property, putting it outside the prop

Replies: 1
Views: 645
BBOS
24/09/2015 13:19

smoke alarms
Is it necessary to provide mains smoke alarms now in a rental property or are battery ones still acc

Replies: 4
Views: 657
babsy5
24/09/2015 09:40

Old smoke alarm checks are they still valid
I have on my newer inventories that smoke alarms have been checked on that date [which may be before

Replies: 7
Views: 769
CCRacer
21/09/2015 17:07

epcs
Hi i have been trying to update all properties and increase epc ratings. However, i have one propert

Replies: 4
Views: 762
Member
21/09/2015 14:04

HOUSING ENFORCEMENT TRICKS - TENANT SECTION 21 PROCEDURE
RLA OFFICE or other Landlords. Can you explain to me if poss what is the difference between an

Replies: 26
Views: 975
kev
21/09/2015 08:16

Large scale damage.
Hi, I've recently evicted 2 problem tenants who have caused considerable damage to my prope

Replies: 4
Views: 712
Member 1
17/09/2015 16:02

cracked wash basin
We inherited a BC Sanitan hand basin in a vanity unit which has a small superficial crack in the bow

Replies: 10
Views: 758
Hythe man
14/09/2015 09:11

New fire alarm regulations
Hi Can you enlighten me as to the new fire alarm regulations I believe are coming into force in

Replies: 11
Views: 1,136
LizandAlan
12/09/2015 21:47

satellite dish and trees
New tenant complaining trees (ours) are blocking her satellite signal and wants us to cut them back.

Replies: 5
Views: 620
Harper
11/09/2015 18:56

liability for repairs
If there is a disagreement between the freeholder of a block of flats and one of the flat owners abo

Replies: 1
Views: 615
Member 1
11/09/2015 17:58

Tenant moving out
Good afternoon, I have a tenant that has been in a property for 4 years she is moving out now

Replies: 5
Views: 740
theartfullodger_626
11/09/2015 13:26

New CO2 and Smoke Alarm Legislation
What is the new correct legislation for CO2 and smoke alarms for landlords, Agents and Tenants from

Replies: 3
Views: 803
MazT
09/09/2015 15:37

smoke alarms
A friend has told me that my rented property must be fitted upstairs & down with inter-connected det

Replies: 14
Views: 805
ZTA
02/09/2015 12:16

Portable elctrical appliance tests
I have agreed renewal with my tenants after a 6 months tenancy to extend for a year. The new electri

Replies: 4
Views: 604
Buzz
01/09/2015 12:03

tenant is getting their own damp surveyer in
I have tenants who are almost refusing to have a company of my choice do work to stop condensation.

Replies: 17
Views: 849
rlamanchester
01/09/2015 08:14

Temporary accommodation whilst flat is renovated
Dear RLA, We would like to completely renovate the flat of one of one of our Assured (not AST)tenant

Replies: 1
Views: 643
Landlord Advice Team
26/08/2015 13:07

wasps nest
Could anyone advise as to whether or not I am responsible for the removal of a wasp nest?

Replies: 4
Views: 649
Harper
25/08/2015 08:10

New boiler issue
Hi everyone. My tenant has been fussy about her bills for gas and the temperature of the hot water s

Replies: 31
Views: 1,377
ZTA
24/08/2015 15:26

Who's safety responsibility?
Hi again! Please help! When creating the tenancy agreement for my flat last year, I was c

Replies: 12
Views: 630
ROE
20/08/2015 22:31

SMOKE ALARMS LAW ON CONVERTED HOUSE COSTING £1000's!!
What is the "law" on wired smoke alarms? I have four battery operated smoke alarms, two in hallway,

Replies: 4
Views: 700
kev
20/08/2015 17:56

Assured Tenant - Improvement Works
Dear Sirs We own a property occupied by an elderly gentleman which needs to be significan

Replies: 4
Views: 644
Trans Am
20/08/2015 14:33

Maintenance responsibilities
Hi! My tenants are being very picky after I requested a rent increase (which they have re

Replies: 21
Views: 712
kev
20/08/2015 00:10

Damage to bathroom caused by tenant
We have a two bedroom flat shared by two tenants. One female tenant has an en-suite bedroom, while t

Replies: 4
Views: 736
Mel Rose
19/08/2015 13:10

Handyman
Anyone know of a good all round reasonably priced maintenance/handyman that they would recommend for

Replies: 0
Views: 615
john_541
16/08/2015 07:48

Solar Panels
I am looking to put solar panels on a property I rent out and pay the electric bill, whilst the tena

Replies: 1
Views: 654
Landlord Advice Team
05/08/2015 16:14

Gas certificate
Hi there my tenant has had over 1 week to arrange my gas engineer to go over and give them a new gas

Replies: 1
Views: 740
Landlord Advice Team
05/08/2015 12:20
Page 6 of 13 (507 topics found)
Landlord & Investment Show
Martin Co
Envirovent
Landlord Broadband

Share this page