The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act ensures that rented properties are safe and secure and has been in full force since March 2020. An implied agreement between landlords and tenants, the act ensures that rented properties are fit for human habitation and that they are free from anything that might cause serious harm to the tenants.
Key issues highlighted in the legislation include:
Remotely measure your rented property’s temperature, humidity, VOCs, mould risk and radon levels. When you know what's in the air, it's easy to make simple changes and be proactive.
With Airthings House Kit, you can ensure the safety of your tenants and keep your investment safe, from anywhere at any time via your smart device or computer.
An invisible, odourless radioactive gas that kills 1100 Brits per year.
Ideal humidity is between 30 and 60% and low humidity has been linked to the spread of viruses like cold, flu, and even Covid-19
Monitor airborne chemicals to know how fresh your air is and to better understand unhealthy VOC levels in the air.
Drastic temperature changes can lead to frozen pipes, overheating and humidity changes.
A microscopic fungus that helps nature decompose dead organic material, but mould in your home can lead to property damage and health issues.