Repairs

Oct. 6, 2016

Creating Value In Boston Rentals, Preventative Maintenance Schedules And To Hire Out Or Not

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. In the fourth and final section of the webinar, we talk about six ways to create more value in Boston rentals, creating a "preventative maintenance schedule" and should you ...

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July 6, 2016

3 Seasonal Maintenance Tips For Landlords

Now that summer is finally here, it is a good time to take a look at all potential maintenance needed for your properties. As the winter months tend to be the quieter time of year, spring is typically the time that tenants move out, whether it is a result of ...

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March 10, 2014

How to Replace Your Hard Wired Smoke Detectors

Installing hardwired smoke detectors are as easy as twisting a wire. Follow these step by step instructions on how to do it yourself.

Step 1:

Purchase compatible smoke detectors. It’s best to stick with the same brand. It’s imperative that they use the same wiring. Incompatible smoke detectors will not ...

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July 8, 2013

Do It Yourself - Pest Control

We recently hired a pest control professional, after one of our tenants mentioned spotting a mouse. Though she had only seen it once, she could tell it was still present in her apartment. A couple of days after the first sighting, I’m there with the exterminator and the whole time ...

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