How to leave the property at the end of your tenancy
From the Property Man. http://www.propertytalk.com/forum/sh...ad.php?t=18331
Feel free to copy this, add to it and make it part of your library of resources for your tenants.
HOW TO LEAVE THE PROPERTY AT THE END OF YOUR TENANCY
Lawns to be mowed approx 3 days before vacating property & gardens left tidy and weed free
All lawn clippings to be removed from property.
Edges around fences, paths and buildings to be trimmed/cut.
Areas that need weed spraying is best done at your 21 day vacate notice.
All rubbish to be removed from property.
All light fittings to have bulbs.
Stove/Oven to be left clean and tidy.
Any kitchen fat residue on cupboards, benches, floors to be removed.
Kitchen cupboards and drawers to be cleaned.
Cobwebs to be wiped and cleaned away.
Curtains/nets left as they were at start of tenancy.
Shower, Bath, Basin and Toilet to be cleaned.
Mould to be removed from bathroom walls and ceilings, and other areas in house.
All surfaces to be wiped down / dust free.
All areas to be swept, dusted and vacuumed.
Marks on walls, doors, and door frames removed.
Skirting boards all wiped with a wet cloth.
Carpets to be shampooed.
Please note: This list is to help you clean the property to an acceptable standard. This list is only a guide as every property is different and may require further cleaning than what is detailed above. If we have to get you back because the cleaning of the inside is not acceptable, or work on the outside is not completed we will charge rent on a daily basis as the new tenant cannot move in until it has been done.
Last edited by muppet; 05-10-2010 at 09:19 AM.
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