Before you move in to your next apartment, it is important to walk through the apartment with the landlord. Dallas apartment rentals, although they may seem neat and clean when you sign the lease, can hide a number of flaws and problems. It is therefore important to take a good look at your apartment and point out any problems with the landlord.
With that said, there are a number of things you should be looking for when performing your move-in walk through for your Dallas apartment rentals:
- Take note of all safety features, including smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors and fire extinguishers. If your apartment does not have a fire extinguisher, make a point of purchasing one for your kitchen. At the very least, you should have a smoke detector and a carbon monoxide detector outside your bedroom door.
- Check all faucets and toilets for leaks. Don