Las Vegas Real Estate Blog

head_left_image

Winter Notice for Tenants of Silver State Realty & Investments

This notice is meant as a friendly reminder of some lease terms that you should be aware of, as well as some tips to prevent potentially costly repairs.

 Cold weather is approaching! 

 Even if the landlord is providing landscaping services, you may still be responsible to keep and maintain certain aspects of the landscaping including the irrigation system.  The following provision is included in most of our leases:

 "LANDLORD provided landscaping maintenance is not to be construed as a waiver of any responsibility of the TENANT to keep and maintain the landscaping and/or shrubs, trees and sprinkler system in good condition..."

 

anti-siphon valve

Anti-siphon valves or pipes leading from the house to these devices are part of the irrigation system and can break during freezing temperatures causing leaks.  It’s a good idea to insulate & wrap these for the winter.  Certain plants are also susceptible to freezing and can be protected by wrapping with burlap. 

 

Here's a link to a local news story with more helpful info:  http://www.8newsnow.com/story/24121327/cold-weather-makes-pipes-and-plants-vulnerable

Comment balloon 0 commentsDamon Botticelli • December 03 2013 06:26PM
Winter Notice for Tenants of Silver State Realty & Investments
share
This notice is meant as a friendly reminder of some lease terms that you should be aware of, as well as some tips to prevent potentially costly repairs. Cold weather is approaching! Even if the landlord is providing landscaping… more