Repairs - common problems
There are some repair problems that many tenants experience when renting accommodation. This section takes a closer look at the issues of damp, condensation, infestation and leaks from other properties and how you may be able to deal with them.
The different types of damp, who is responsible for dealing with it and action you may be able to take.
Who is responsible for dealing with infestations, whether the local authority can help, and what you can do if you need help to deal with the problem yourself.
When a landlord is responsible for repairing water damage caused by leaks or floods from a neighbouring property, repeated leaks, and what you can do about damaged belongings.