Renting in Manhattan

  1. Monthly Maintenance Checklist

Monthly Maintenance Checklist

  1. March

    • Test smoke detectors and batteries.
    • Remove potential fire hazards (paint, oil-based/petroleum-based products). Household hazardous waste such as these products can be disposed at the Riley County Household Hazardous Waste facility at 6245 Tuttle Creek Blvd.
    • Repair weather damaged windows and doors.
    • Conduct a tornado drill. Plan ahead by identifying where you will take shelter and preparing a disaster kit.
  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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