Renting in Manhattan

  1. Monthly Maintenance Checklist

Monthly Maintenance Checklist

  1. September


    • Check your home for weather-stripping, attic insulation and broken windows ahead of colder weather.
    • Clean out your garage and outdoor sheds (remove anything that might freeze in unheated areas).
    • Prepare your home for cooler weather.
    • Conduct a tornado drill — plan ahead.
  1. Top 10 Code Violations

Top 10 Code Violations Cited During Inspections

    1. Lack of or inoperable smoke detectors
    2. Windows broken, not operational or will not stay open on their own
    3. Condition of floors
    4. Wiring and electrical problems
    5. Lack of guardrails/handrails
    6. Mold
    7. Condition and security of doors
    8. Lack of compliant basement egress windows
    9. Water heater not installed correctly
    10. Sewer backup/water damage
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