Entries by Jeffrey Muhammad

Fall Preventative Maintenance Essentials

Fall Preventative Maintenance Essentials Fall is a great time of year, with the weather changing everyone getting ready for colder weather.  However, for apartments,fall is one of the busiest seasons for the maintenance staff.  Why is fall so busy? You would think that it would be slow considering the summer rush is over.  However, fall is […]

A Tip From The Maintenance Heroes: Safety is a Necessity

A Tip From The Maintenance Heroes:  Safety is a Necessity Though perhaps not considered virtuous, safety is absolutely critical in your rental properties. Keep steps, railings, walkways and lighting all in good repair.  Check windows, doors, pipes, and roofs.  An annual inspection of your property can prevent costly repairs.  Making repairs quickly can help you […]

Preventative Maintenance Ideas for Management Firms and Property Owners

After a tenant signs a lease and moves in, do you provide maintenance on an as-need basis or do you have any preventative measures in place?  Practicing preventative maintenance when managing a property can help property owners, managers and even tenants avoid unnecessary expenses. What are the most important preventive maintenance measures?  For starters, when a […]