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Permitted Tasks

  • Light bulb changes to light fittings in ceilings and shaver light units where the power can be isolated and the activity will not disturb the fabric of the building.
  • Repair/replacement of toilet seats and lever parts except on black, Bakelite type seats and cisterns.
  • Unblocking sinks, showers, baths and toilets.
  • Repair/replacement of plug chains, shower hoses and shower heads.
  • Lubrication of door hinges, door lock barrels and maids trolleys.
  • Tightening of screws in shelves and furniture not directly fixed into the walls or ceiling.
  • Tightening of hinges on cupboards, bedroom doors, wardrobes and trouser presses.
  • Replacement of bars on trouser presses.
  • Tightening of screws in curtain tracks not directly fixed into the walls or ceilings.
  • Repair/replacement of headboards fixed directly to bed frames.
  • Installing net curtain hooks into timber window reveals.
  • Repair/replacement of window catches.
  • Bleeding of radiators.
  • Cleaning of bathroom air vent grilles.
  • Replacement/tightening up of soap dishes and toilet roll holders not directly fixed into the wall.
  • Tightening of screws on stair banisters where the fixings are not directly into the wall.
  • Tightening of screws in carpet strips.