The agreement may also contain details about your landlord`s obligations for repairing the property. Your landlord`s repair obligations depend on the type of rental agreement. Check your lease – it could give you more rights than your basic rights under the law. Fumigation of termites requires camping the building for 2-3 days and for locals to be outside. As common as this situation is, there is NO LAW on how to deal with it. Temporary exit costs tenants accommodation and restaurant meals, meal replacements and plenty of time to bring clothes, medication and necessities to the hotel/motel, divert phone calls and mail, set up alternative transportation and babysitting services, and have an apartment that cannot be used for these days. If tenants clean on different days, early risers stay outside longer. Tenants are entitled to reimbursement of the costs of repairing or replacing a smoke detector if they provide appropriate evidence. These provisions do not apply to tenants of social housing. 34. U-Dryvit Auto Rental Co. v. Shaw, 319 Mass.
684, 685 (1946); Connors v. Wick, 317 Mass. Tenants can install faucets or make modifications, additions or renovations if they have the written agreement of the lessor or if the rental agreement allows it.. . . .