External front

External Front

Any water marks on the walls that could mean to a leak?

Is the front of the house in good condition, decor wise?

Any Extra Comments?

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Entrance Hall

Entrance Hall

Does the doorbell work?

Does the front door unlock, open, close and lock easily?

Any cracks to ceilings in hallway?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the escape route unobstructed. No bikes, ironing boards, shoes etc blocking the way out?

Is the fire equipment obvious and operational (with the pin intact)?

Is emergency information clearly displayed?

Has the under stairs cupboard been plasterboarded?

Is there an overhead fire door closer above the door into the Common Room? If old type, put in a job for it to be replaced.

Any Extra Comments?

Common Room

Common Room

Is there a Common Room or just a Kitchen?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Are the curtains Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

How many sofas?

How many grey armchairs?

Dining

If no dining area, would a table and enough stools fit in?

Any Extra Comments?

Kitchen

Kitchen

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Blinds or Nets?

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Cooker Hood

Worktop in good condition? Poke behind sinks to check that area.

Floor covering in good condition?

Extractor Fan in good working order?

Any Extra Comments?

Downstairs services

Downstairs Services

Is there a downstairs toilet?

Toilet in good condition?

Is there a radiator in the toilet?

Is there a wash hand basin in the toilet?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Floor covering in good condition?

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Is there a downstairs shower?

Is there a downstairs utility room?

External rear

External Rear

Is the back door in good condition?

Any water marks on the walls that could mean a leak?

Is the rear of the house in good condition, decor wise?

If you can get a look at the roof, is it in good condition?

Any Extra Comments?

Bedrooms

Bedroom 1

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Bedroom 2

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Bedroom 3

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Bedroom 4

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Is there a 5th bedroom?

Bedroom 5

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Is there a 6th bedroom?

Bedroom 6

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Is there a 7th bedroom?

Bedroom 7

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Is there a 8th bedroom?

Bedroom 8

Bed

Is there a wash hand basin?

Is the fire door closer the correct type, attached and working?

Ceiling. Any cracks, stains, big lines?

Check the walls. Are there any big lines, mould, stains or cracks?

Is the floor covering in good condition?

Are there any hazards, worn or loose carpets?

Are there any additional heaters in use? If yes, email House Tutor.

Any sign of smoking in the room? £50 immediate fine. Take photo.

Are there any candles or other naked flame items? Email House Tutor.

Check the windows. Any of the panes 'misted'?

Are the curtains plain Navy Blue or Grey, or are they the old 'Mottled' blue?

Any Extra Comments?

Stairs & Landing

Stairs & Landing

Any loose floorboards or stair treads?

Any cracks to the ceiling or walls?

Is the escape route unobstructed? No bikes, ironing boards or shoes blocking the way?

Are handrails secure and intact?

Are the gaps between the top bannister too far apart? 5 inches is ok but over that is too wide. How far up does your leg fit through?

Is the bannister 900ml along the top landing?

Any Extra Comments?

Upstairs Toilet

Upstairs Toilet

Is there a separate upstairs toilet?

Check the ceiling. Any big lines, mould, stains, cracks, paint peeling?

Check the windows. Are any of the panes misted?

Is the flooring in good condition?

Is the toilet in good condition?

Is there a radiator in the toilet?

Is there a wash hand basin in the toilet?

Is there a working extractor fan?

Any Extra Notes?

Upstairs Bathroom

Upstairs Bathroom

Is there a toilet in the bathroom?

Is the toilet in good condition?

Bath or Shower?

Check the ceiling. Any big lines, mould, cracks, paint peeling?

Check the walls. Any big lines, mould, cracks, paint peeling?

Check the windows. Are any of the panes misted?

Is the flooring in good condition?

Is the bath/shower in good condition?

Is there a working extractor fan?

Is there a towel rail?

Is there a radiator?

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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.