Check for insects and rodents. Look in corners, behind furniture and along baseboards for any evidence
of critters or repellent. If there are current tenants, they may be forthcoming with such information. And, if possible, visit the apartment at night and turn lights on in the bathroom and kitchen to look for any activity.
Reconnect the fuel source. Double check to make sure that it is safely installed before proceeding to turn on the fuel. After about an hour, run your faucets again to make sure that the water is heating properly.
Another area you must watch for is your laundry room. Your washing machine can create a huge mess if a leak should occur. Washing machines which have been utilized for more than five years must be examined by a professional at least once in every six months for leakage. The same goes for your water heater hose. You can either get your hose changed
or you can ask a professional to put a sealant on the leak; although replacement is the best option. Plumbers in Los Angeles will run from pillar to post in order to make certain that there is no water leakage from your water heater hose.
Turn off lights in rooms not being used. You could take it a step further by purchasing compact fluorescent bulbs. They are a little more expensive but the payment is very quick.
In our town about 75% of real estate agents have been in the business one year or less. I suspect that this is true nationwide. The hot market of 2005 caused everybody and their brother to want to get their real estate license. When you contact a local agent, you probably have a 3 out of 4 chance of getting an agent who is severely under-qualified to represent you in the purchase of $250,000 investment.your home.
All your hot water faucets should still be open - leave them that way until water begins to flow from all of them, to clear all air from the lines. Let them flow for one minute.
How is the place heated and cooled? This is of particular concern if you are responsible for paying the utilities. Do you have control over heating and/or air conditioning levels? Also be sure to find out average monthly costs of all utilities are, including water.
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