Tuscaloosa Housing Authority
Maintenance Issue
Work Order Number (205) 758-2305
Housing Authority

Maintenance Charges for Services, Damages and Necessary Repairs or Replacements

All damages and necessary repairs in an apartment, as explained in your lease will be charged to the resident in accordance with the cost of materials involved, plus labor at $15.00 per hour during maintenance duty hours and $25.00 per hour after duty hours.

Maintenance Duty Hours: Monday- Friday, 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM

For maintenance service call the work order line at (205) 758-2305

There will be a $5.00 charge for the replacement of a door key for all new locks, with the exception of certain elderly units where the charge will be $2.00.

Marking on the outside walls of buildings or apartments will result in charges for cleanup and may result in lease cancellation.

Parking on lawn is not allowed according to your lease and lawn damages will be charged to guilty residents and may result in lease cancellation.

Additional charges will result in any of the following:

Parking Violations:

1st Offense- $10.00, 2nd Offense- $25.00, 3rd Offense- Eviction

Trash Pick-up:

$25.00 per Offense

Returning garbage cart to apartment:

$10.00 per Offense

Clean refrigerator:

$50.00 per occurrence

Washing cars/ vehicles:

1st Offense- $25.00 and warning, 2nd Offense- Eviction

Tuscaloosa Housing Authority Maintenance Issue

Residents are responsible for keeping their apartment clean on the inside and outside. Charges will be made as above for any lack of care or necessary cleanup. The cleaning of stoves that will not light or work because of grease and dirt will result in a $50.00 charge and may lead to lease cancellation. Please read your lease for further information and directions.

Cost for replacement of each item includes labor, effective July 1, 2000.
  • Change Lock Cores
    $40.00
  • Bathroom Light Shade
    $15.00
  • Dead Bolt Lock Set
    $48.00
  • Interior Passage Lock
    $25.00
  • Cabinet Door
    $15.00
  • Security Window Screen
    $100.00
  • Smoke Alarm
    $20.00
  • Replace Lavatory
    $50.00
  • Bedroom Light
    $10.00
  • Toilet Tank
    $145.00
  • Exterior Steel Dr Unit
    $330.00
  • Stove Eye- Electric
    $12.00
  • Repair Lock Cores
    $40.00
  • Base Plug Cover
    $2.00
  • Dead Bolt Latch
    $12.00
  • Refrigerator Door Handle
    $12.00
  • Cabinet Hinge
    $2.00
  • Interior Door Jamb
    $40.00
  • Thermostat Heat/ Air
    $33.00
  • Kitchen Sink
    $50.00
  • 6’ Light Fixture
    $15.00
  • Toilet Tank Lid
    $35.00
  • Screen Door Closer
    $20.00
  • Stove Control- Electric
    $40.00
  • Bathroom Window Glass
    $20.00
  • Base Plugs
    $5.00
  • Unstop Kitchen Drain
    $25.00
  • Cabinet Drawer
    $25.00
  • Medicine Cabinet w/ Mirror
    $30.00
  • Exterior Door Jamb
    $60.00
  • Thermostat Heat only
    $15.00
  • 4’ Kitchen Light Fixture
    $32.00
  • 8’ Light Fixture
    $20.00
  • Kitchen Light Shade
    $15.00
  • Screen Door Handle
    $10.00
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  • Clear Glass Window
    $20.00
  • Light Switch Cover
    $2.00
  • Remove Toilet to Unstop
    $50.00
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  • Toilet Seat
    $10.00
  • Interior Wood Door
    $50.00
  • Stove Oven Control- Gas
    $60.00
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  • Hall Light
    $15.00
  • Unstop Toilet
    $25.00
  • Exterior Passage Lock
    $25.00
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  • Double Pane Window
    $65.00
  • Light Switch
    $5.00
  • Remove Lavatory
    $50.00
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  • Toilet Bowl
    $80.00
  • Exterior Steel Dr Screen
    $275.00
  • Stove Eye Grate- Gas
    $10.00
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