It is your responsibility as a landlord to ensure the property you provide to a tenant is safe for them to use. No matter if you are renting 1 or 100 properties in Edgware, each of them should meet The Consumer Protection Act 1987 in order to be deemed safe. By doing this, you are ensuring that whoever lives or enters that property, are as safe as possible when it comes to electrical appliances. To find out further information on your landlord’s safety responsibility see the Gov.uk website. To receive the best standard of landlord testing in Bushey for your properties, choose none other than HS Electrical for an expert service. Our electricians are here to help as we know that being a landlord can be challenging at times, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today to have a massive weight load taken off you.
Landlord’s Responsibility For Electrical Safety
Each landlord has a responsibility and legal duty to ensure that the property they provide to tenants are safe to use. From the wiring to the electrical appliances you provide, your property must be deemed fit to use. No matter if you are a landlord in council, housing association or private properties, the same issues apply, making it compulsory to provide your tenant with a safe place to live. Landlords must ensure that all sockets, light fittings and appliances that you provide are safe for your tenant to use. It may be of great use for you to conduct a landlord test on your property in Edgware, to eliminate any problems which may occur in the future. You may not see it now, but having your property landlord tested by professionals will save you money in the long run, as it can help prevent or deter any problems later on.
HS Electrical take the safety of your tenants, properties and others living around your property extremely serious. Our electricians will work specifically to your needs to ensure every socket, wire and appliance has been checked over upon choosing us as your landlord testing in Edgware. HS Electrical will do our all to help ensure that you have provided a safe and habitable environment for your tenant to live in. With our years of experience in landlord testing in Edgware, HS Electrical should always be your first port of call, no matter your needs for an electrician. Ensure your properties are completely safe for use and call on HS Electrical for all your needs relating to landlord testing in Edgware. We are most certainly experts at what we do, so you can rest assured that you will receive a professional standard of service when choosing HS Electrical for your landlord testing in Edgware.
Signs That Appliances May Be a Safety Risk
Knowing what to look for in appliances can be difficult for an untrained eye. Thankfully, HS Electrical have taken time out to create a list of some of the most common signs to look out for when it comes to appliances that may be at risk or hazardous. Some of the signs to look for that will show if your appliance is at risk or hazardous includes:
- Cut or damaged leads
- Cracked plug cases
- Burn marks on plugs or leads
- Brown or discoloured marks on plug sockets
- Blown fuses
- Loose cord grips in plugs
- The smell of burnt plastic or smoke
If you have noticed any of these signs on an appliance then please waste no time in contacting HS Electrical today. Whether you are a landlord or a tenant it is best to have things checked over rather than putting yourself and others at risk. We will ensure that you receive the highest level of service when it comes to landlord testing in Edgware so please don’t hesitate in contacting our team today. HS Electrical will ensure that your tenant receives the utmost safety and wellbeing whilst staying in your property, which will only give you a better reputation and quality of service. Get in touch with the professionals at HS Electrical today for a fast and efficient service to all your landlord testing in Edgware.
Advice for Tenants
- Ask your landlord for a copy of the electrician’s inspection report prior to moving in
- Get in touch with the council if your landlord ignores any of your concerns or problems
- Avoid using any electrical equipment you suspect to be faulty or hazardous
If you are a landlord in Edgware and are interested in having your properties tested, waste no time in calling on the professionals at HS Electrical. We can help you whether it be one or more properties, giving you full reassurance that your properties are safe and habitable. The team here at HS Electrical come with years of experience behind us, giving you no reason to go anywhere else. To ensure your properties are deemed fit and safe for people to live in, choose none other than HS Electrical for your landlord testing in Edgware today. We assure you won’t be disappointed, and it will most definitely give you one less thing to worry about knowing you are dealing with professionals.