Other Maintenance

DISHWASHER.  Responsibility of the Lessor unless used contrary to instructions. Please regularly clean filters and check hoses for kinks. Dishes should be rinsed before placing them in the dishwasher and a cleaning agent should also be used at regular intervals, this will assist in ensuring the effective cleaning of your dishes.

Contact rentalswest.com.au for maintenance.

BROKEN WINDOWS – Responsibility of Tenant unless broken by storm or a cause claimable under Insurance. Notify rentalswest.com.au for maintenance.

STAINED CARPETS – Responsibility of the Tenant. Do not attempt to remove stains. Advise rentalswest.com.au for instructions.

COCKROACHES OR INSECT PESTS – Contact rentalswest.com.au as it is the Lessor’s responsibility to pest control annually.

POOL FILTERS – Responsibility of Lessor,unless operated contrary to instructions. Call rentalswest.com.au immediately if you suspect a problem.

POOL WATER TREATMENT – Responsibility of the Tenant. If water cannot be effectively treated, call rentalswest.com.au and we will arrange a Pool Specialist to call – delay can be expensive. If the problem is mechanical, it is the responsibility of the Lessor, but if it is a problem with chemicals, it is the responsibility of the tenant.

AIR-CONDITIONERS – Please ensure air conditioning filters are regularly cleaned, failure to do so will result in the air con not performing to its optimum and may damage the equipment.

SMOKE DETECTORS – Recent changes to legislation require tenants to clean and test smoke detectors every twelve months. Should you remain in the home for twelve months or more, please ensure this service is performed at least every 12 months. You are additionally required to change the batteries immediately they become spent or when you become aware the batteries are soon to become spent and report to us if any smoke detectors are malfunctioning

LAWNS AND GARDENS – You are required to REGULARLY mow the lawn, weed the gardens and trim the edges. You cannot lop or severely prune shrubs without express permission. It is necessary to water gardens and lawns in dry weather to keep plants growing and to prevent them dying.