Learn as much as you can know before moving in dont know what to look for here are some potential health hazards that can lurk in all types of homes mold mold is kind of a rite of passage especially when youre a young guy living in a house with a bunch of roommates who cant seem to master the art of cleaning out the fridge.
Secondly roaches usually love clean apartments and normally dont come from messy apartments although messy apartments dont make them want to leave faster the most common cause of roaches are from new residents bringing them from their old places.
Span classnews_dtapr 15 2008spannbsp018332what you cant have is a floor that hasnt been washed and the carpet so dirty that you can tell it hasnt been vacuumed in months you cant have piles of food drying on the stove sink countertops and the bathtub cant be black with dirt.
dirty dishes a dating dont for 15 percent of men and 13 percent of women rude roommates 19 percent of men and 11 percent of women said annoying cohabitants were a dating dealbreaker.
Dirty tenants are risky business dirty tenants can be landlords nightmare and oh boy are they expensive they can bring down the real and perceived value of your rental property unclean living conditions will not only damage the property but they will attract bugs and rodents and ultimately make it very difficult to rerent.
A city health code is designed to protect residents from being injured or becoming ill because of unsafe or dirty buildings health codes encompass all types of potential problems including pest control waste removal.
Some years ago i moved to dc and after checking out a number of apartments i finally found one that seemed like a gem it was a large 8story building vintage luxury style the kind that had lost most of the luxury but maintained most of the charm.
The presence of pets contributes to the amount of bacteria present in the houses carpets and furniture in turn the bacteria can worsen respiratory and skin conditions such as asthma several other infections can be acquired from a dirty home thats why its best that you clean your home as regularly as you can.
Occassionally i have to remind some to keep a fresh battery in the smoke alarm or replace a dirty ac filter if a home is dirty or has excessive clutter i remind them that this is a potential pest control problem and schedule another inspection within 12 weeks dirty sloppy unclean tenants i need a letter 6 years 7 months ago 7945.