If the issue causes flooding, unsanitary, or unsafe conditions, then the landlord must typically fix it. Landlords are only required to fix minor issues (leaky or broken faucets or toilets) if required by state or local law or if the lease states the landlord must fix it...
This is a generic guide to help with typical rental problems. RenterPeace is not a lawyer replacement and this is not legal advice. Please consult an attorney. RenterPeace provides tools and processes used by most tenants to fix most problems. Your situation may be different.
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