I live in some apartments and my ceiling in my bathroom leaks constantly and there is a leak over my 18 month old sons bed.

Asked 10 months ago - Midland, TX

everytime it rains it leaks on him i have fell in my bathroom my son has and my roomate has it has ben goin on for about 4 months now and they have not done anything about it. is there anything i can do legally?

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  1. Jeffrey Mark Adams

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    Answered . Contact board of health, building department, ? Good luck

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  2. Stephen Ross Cohen

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    Answered . Mr. Adams has advised you correctly

    My name is Stephen R. Cohen and have practiced since 1974. I practice in Los Angeles and Orange County, CA.... more
  3. Daniel Nelson Deasy

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    Answered . In addition to contacting the health department, you may want to hire an attorney to write a letter on your behalf to the landlord, letting the landlord know that the terms of your lease are being violated and you may be pursuing legal remedies as a result!

    In no way am I offering you legal advice, and in no way has my comment created an attorney-client relationship.... more
  4. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Call the management office to resolve

  5. Richard Kurt Arbuckle

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    Answered . Your landlord has a duty to repair, but you must request it in writing. Send the request by certified mail return receipt requested.

    This is not legal advice. You should always discuss the specifics of your issue in person with an attorney. Be... more

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