A beautiful orchid gifted to us today by one of our new landlords. Thank you so much, your appreciation of our service is greatly valued.
DID YOU KNOW THE LAW CHANGED ON JUNE 1st AS TO WHAT YOU CAN CHARGE A TENANT UNDER THE TENANT FEES ACT, 2019? These 59 pages are a must read for all Landlords and Agents. Failure to adhere to this new legislation could result in a prosecution and substantial fines. Click on the link for … Continue reading “THE TENANT FEES ACT, 2019.”
SAMS Accommodation are supporting the Wembury Flower Festival. If you are looking for something to do why not check it out, always a good display.
EMERGENCY GAS LEAK: WHERE TO ISOLATE Do you know how to isolate your gas supply? The gas isolation point is normally beside the meter. If you locate your meter sometimes sited under the stairs or for newer build houses can be outside in a box. No tools are required to isolate, just turn the isolating … Continue reading “EMERGENCY GAS ISOLATION”
Problems with door locks can in most cases be avoided by some simple maintenance. Keys sometimes break because the lock is stiff or hard to turn or the key is hard to insert or remove. Try this simple remedy to avoid any problems: Check the door … Continue reading “TIPS TO AVOID BROKEN KEYS”
MOULD AND CONDENSATION TIP: To help prevent mould forming in your house keep the humidity content below 50%. Also maintain the temperature above 17C and ventilate. Treat any black spores immediately to prevent further growth. www.samsaccommodation.co.uk
BATH AND SHOWER MOULD REMOVAL Most tenants have experienced problems at some time from black mould growing in the tile grouting which is relatively easy to remove. However, it is very difficult to remove black mould if it has formed in the silicone seal around the top of the bath or shower cubicle. No … Continue reading “BATHROOM MOULD & CONDENSATION REMOVAL”
A couple of minutes taken to check outside drain gulleys could help save flooding problems occuring. Simply remove all loose leaves and debris from the grating and also check the drain trap is not blocked further down by pouring a bucket of water into the trap. If it does not run away almost immediately then … Continue reading “CLEARING OF OUTSIDE DRAINS”
IMMEDIATELY ISOLATE THE SUPPLY AT THE GAS METER DO NOT OPERATE ANY ELECTRICAL SWITCHES OR LIGHTS VENTILATE AND OPEN ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS REPORT THE FAULT TO TRANSCO 0844 448 5699 IF IN DOUBT VACATE THE PROPERTY REPORT THE PROBLEM ON: wwwsamsaccommodation.co.uk
Place something suitable under the leak to catch the water Isolate the water supply (normally at stop tap outside the property), but in some instances there could be a service valve under the toilet/sink/bath which can be closed and the main service switched back on. Remove all items from the affected … Continue reading “EMERGENCY WATER LEAKS”