Running a rented accommodation can present you with challenges from time to time, particularly from an upkeep and maintenance perspective. As a landlord it is a legal requirement to hold up to date gas safety, water safety and PAT test safety certifications for your property. JDS Plumbing & Gas Services can help with our team of qualified and experienced engineers.
One crucial thing landlords have to provide is landlord gas safety certificates. JDS Plumbing & Gas Services will make this process as easy and straight forward as possible offering the complete package that includes inspection and servicing of all gas appliances and pipe work in your property. We will also remind you annually so you will never go over your deadline and where required we can make arrangements with your tenants on your behalf.
As a landlord you have a responsibility to understand and minimise the risks from legionella in your properties, this means complying with the health risk associated with legionella. Landlords have a legal responsibility to ensure a risk assessment of the property is carried out by a competent person who has knowledge of legionella and water systems and is up to date with the latest legislative changes.
JDS Plumbing & Gas Services can carry out these risk assessments and identify potential risks and provide recommendations to control risks.
Any landlord who lets residential accommodation, which includes flats, apartments, houses, holiday
homes, boats and caravans as a business activity is required by law to ensure the electrical appliances they supply as part of the tenancy are regularly PAT tested and safe.
This includes things such as fridges, freezers, microwave ovens, televisions, kettles etc. the only sure method of ensuring that these appliances are safe is to have them tested by a competent person using the appropriate calibrated portable appliance testing equipment.
At JDS Plumbing & Gas Services we have fully trained staff which will ensure your electrical equipment is tested and complies with electrical regulations.