Do apartments have to have hot water?
Also to know is, can you withhold rent for no hot water?
If there's no response from your landlord, you can withhold rent until they have the hot water issue fixed.
One may also ask, how long can a landlord not provide hot water? Many states will allow a landlord 30 days to fix a problem, while others will only allow three to seven days for serious issues, such as lack of heat or running water.
Keeping this in view, do apartments have hot water heaters?
Apartment buildings have unique hot water needs based on size and amenities, often requiring multiple types of equipment including water heaters, boilers (for hydronic radiant heating) and circulating pumps, as well as water softeners and filtration equipment.
How can I ruin my landlord's life?
7 Steps for Fighting – and Beating – a Bad Landlord
- Start a written record. The problems with my landlord started almost immediately after I moved in.
- Check your lease agreement. If your landlord agreed to something in your lease, he has to follow it.
- Send written requests.
- Decide if you have a case.
- Seek legal assistance.
- File a civil lawsuit.
- Fight discrimination.