Top Tips for a Smooth Tenancy

Top tips for tenants – At homes4u we want to ensure that your tenancy is smooth and stress-free from move in to move out. As a response to feedback from our tenants, we have created a series of helpful videos covering the questions we are most often asked. If you are a tenant in a homes4u managed property and have a query about your tenancy please head over to our ‘managed tenant’ page. For ‘Let only’ tenants you will find more help and advice on our ‘Let Only’ tenants page.

Tenancy inspections

Andrew Harrison, Head of Property Management takes you along on a move-out and move-in inspection.

How to bleed a radiator

Property Manager Andrew Brownlee’s step by step guide to how to bleed your radiators

Speak to the specialist: Deposits

There is no better feeling after a tenancy than seeing the smile on tenants faces when we hand back their deposit. But what exactly is involved in the deposit process? Here, End of Tenancy Coordinator Kelly Frangleton guides you through the deposits process from start to finish.

Preventing pests

Do you know the best way of preventing unwanted pests at home? Here, Property Manager, Christina Smyth gives a few handy tips on how to avoid meeting any unnecessary pests in the household. Hint: Clean, clean, clean!

Preventing blockages

When it comes to the upkeep of your home, there is nothing worse than blocked drains. Here, Property Manager, Christina Smyth gives a few handy tips on how to avoid and treat blocked drains!

Preventing condensation and mould

Condensation is caused by water vapour coming into contact with cold surfaces. It can cause mould which is not something you want in your home! Property Manager Karen Everall wants to guide you through how to prevent this in your home.

10 Things tenants forget when moving out


We all know moving can be stressful and we want to make it as easy as possible for you. We have had a lot of experience with move-outs over the years and we want to help you get your deposit back.

Tenants tips: Locked out

OH NO! You’ve only gone and lost your keys. But don’t panic, if you’ve lost your keys you can call our office on 0161 448 4800.

For further information please call our management team – contact us

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