Renting in Manhattan

  1. Monthly Maintenance Checklist

Monthly Maintenance Checklist

  1. June

    • Keep windows covered during the day to keep indoor temperatures down (dark draperies and window blinds are efficient options).
    • Trim shrubs around air conditioner.
    • Check windows for easy operation.
    • Practice your home fire evacuation plan. Be prepared by identifying a meeting spot and ensuring you have adequate access to escape from bedrooms.
  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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