Moisture in Apartment

Moisture often builds up in apartments due to their size and age. You may notice moisture on windows, or in some cases on exterior walls, usually below windows. It is also found on bathroom ceilings. Here are some things you can do to reduce the moisture: have the...

Cold or Hot Apartment in the Winter

An apartment that is too cold can be uncomfortable, while if it’s too hot it wastes energy and can cause other apartments to be too cold. We set our heating systems to approximately 68 degrees. We also put a thermometer in each apartment. Before sending in a...

Water Leaks

If a sink, faucet, tub, or toilet has a minor drip, please send in a maintenance request and our maintenance staff will come to fix it. If needed, put a container below the drip to keep water from damaging the floor. If there is a steady stream of water leaking from a...

Clogged Sinks, Tubs & Toilets

Never use any chemicals to unclog a sink, tub or toilet. These buildings have older plumbing that chemicals will damage. If your toilet is clogged try to use a plunger to unclog it. If you are unsuccessful, submit a maintenance request. If your sink or tub is clogged,...

Hanging items in my apartment

Small nail holes in the walls for hanging pictures are considered “normal” wear and tear in your apartment. Please do not fill these holes yourself, as it is easier for our maintenance staff to use the correct material and prepare them for repainting. If you have a...

What should I do if I smell gas odors?

If the gas odor is minor, not intoxicating, one of your pilot lights most likely needs to be re-lit. There are typically three pilot lights: 2 for the stovetop burners, and 1 below the oven. If your pilot light does not stay lit, try to wipe any residue off the pilot...