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Stats on Maintenance Requests and Home Repairs

Stats on Maintenance Requests and Home Repairs

As TenantCloud maintenance management allows both landlords and tenants to easily deal with maintenance issues in rental properties, we’re keeping track of the most common maintenance requests and popular home improvements, with the goal of making the process of reporting a problem, tracking progress and resolving issues even smoother. 

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Appliances in Rental Properties

Appliances in Rental Properties

For starters, it may seem that letting renters purchase and provide their own appliances is less troublesome for landlords because they won’t be on the hook to handle any repairs. However, it’s not in your best interest if you’re trying to increase rental income rather than simply filling the vacancy.

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Post-Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Post-Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring has finally arrived! As a landlord, it’s not only a great time to enjoy the warmer weather, but also to ready your rental properties for the new season. While apartment complexes require less maintenance after the coldest months, single-family homes will definitely need your attention. 

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4 Ways to Keep Your House Warmer This Winter

4 Ways to Keep Your House Warmer This Winter

The coldest months of the year are almost here. What this means for most households in colder regions is that it’s time to look for ways to keep your house warm and comfortable. Of course, this also comes with worrying about escalating energy bills in the next few months due to constantly heating the house.

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Home Repairs You Can and Should DIY

Home Repairs You Can and Should DIY

If you manage multiple units, chances are you have less time to tackle even basic maintenance issues. In this case, having a service professional on hand is an excellent shortcut. But there are certain home repairs you can easily do yourself...even if you can hardly be called a maintenance guru.

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How to Update Your Rental Property on a Budget

How to Update Your Rental Property on a Budget

To increase the value of your rental you don’t necessarily have to purchase expensive appliances, install a swimming pool, or order antique furniture. There are more budget-friendly options to upgrade rental properties and maximize your rental income. Most DIY upgrades won’t cost a lot, but you’ll need to think outside the box and apply all your creativity.

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Small Rental Decorating Ideas

Small Rental Decorating Ideas

Compact apartments are budget-friendly spaces that require less cleaning, less maintenance, and lower rent. For a lot of prospective tenants, those are all huge perks! It is important to properly highlight them to get maximum exposure for smaller-sized rentals.

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Your Pre-Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Your Pre-Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Preparing rentals for the winter season is essential for every landlord. Imagine getting a maintenance call to clean a chimney or clogged gutters on New Year's Eve. Naturally, nobody would be thrilled about it- that is why you need to take a few steps to get your rental ready now before bad weather and the holidays arrive.

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Honey, We're Killing Our Home

Honey, We're Killing Our Home

If you take care of things, they last. If you take care of your rental properties, you are likely to minimize tenant turnaround by attracting long-term renters. Bonus: well-maintained rentals never stay vacant for too long.

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