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What are Repairs and Maintenance

When we say ‘repairs’, we mean work to make good or remedy defects in, damage to or deterioration of the property, for example:

Replacing part of the guttering or windows damaged in a storm
Replacing part of a fence damaged by a falling tree branch
Repairing electrical appliances or machinery.
When we say ‘maintenance’, we mean work to prevent deterioration or fix existing deterioration. For example:
painting a rental property
oiling, brushing or cleaning something that … Read the full post »