Can we insist on our landlord replacing a faulty washing machine?

Property Clinic: He’s tried to fix it five times but we just want him to get us a new one

Our rented accommodation has a washing machine that is causing us constant problems. It won’t drain and ends up flooding our kitchen. Our landlord keeps trying to fix it himself and it works for a while but then breaks again. This is the fifth time. We just want a new washing machine. Do we have a right to demand one?

It appears that the property is being managed by the landlord himself rather than engaging a managing agent. In that case he is the first point of contact for you to...
source: Irish Times

2019-02-12 10:43
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