Do I have to use the person my landlord wants to use to fix tile that broke since I am paying for it?

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Do I have to use the person my landlord wants to use to fix tile that broke since I am paying for it?

Asked on May 29, 2012 under Real Estate Law, Georgia

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M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

I would like to take a look at your lease agreemnt but generally speaking, the owner/landlord has a right to dictate who can do work on their property.  There are licensing and insurance issues involved.  I understand that you are paying for it but if a worker is hurt on his property then he has a problem.  Come to a compromise.  Good luck. 


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