What repairs are my landlords responsible for?

Landlords are responsible for providing basic items that are necessary for safe, clean, and habitable living standards including, but not limited to:

  • Doors
  • Heating
  • Locks
  • Plumbing
  • Providing an operable smoke detector
  • Providing safe stairs, walkways, and common areas etc.
  • Roofs
  • Sanitary and electrical equipment

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1. How long does my landlord have to take care of my maintenance request?
2. Who can I contact if my maintenance issues are not addressed?
3. What is normal wear and tear in my unit?
4. What repairs am I responsible for in my apartment/house?
5. What repairs are my landlords responsible for?
6. What is considered emergency maintenance?
7. How often should my home be painted?
8. When should my carpet be replaced?
9. Should my landlord provide pest control?