Here are some recommendations:
- Smoke Detectors: Test monthly and change batteries annually.
- HVAC Filters: Replace every 3 months, or as needed.
- Water Heater: Inspect and flush tank annually.
- Appliances: Check and clean filters and vents as required.
- Plumbing: Check for leaks and fix promptly.
- Electrical: Inspect outlets, switches, and cords regularly for damage.
- Windows/Doors: Caulk and seal gaps to improve energy efficiency.
Exterior (If Applicable)
- Balcony: Inspect railings and flooring for damage.
- Door Locks: Lubricate annually.
- Light Fixtures: Clean and replace bulbs as needed.
Shared Amenities (As Applicable)
- Elevators: Report issues to management.
- Garbage Disposal: Follow guidelines for proper disposal of waste.
- Common Areas: Report any maintenance issues promptly.
- Summer: Check air conditioning and clean filters.
- Winter: Test heating system and consider insulation.
It’s a good idea to consult your condo association’s rules and guidelines, as some maintenance tasks may be covered by them.