My neighbour’s dog barks all day

This month Bill L. from Edmonton writes: “My neighbour’s dog barks all day. I work night shift and can never rest with the constant noise. How should I handle this situation?”

Does this person live here?

This month, Helen H. from Calgary writes: “There was a guy trying to squeeze in behind me as I was entering the main door of my building. He didn’t buzz or use a key. Can you offer any safety guidelines for this type of situation?”

Do I need renter’s insurance?

This month, Rebecca E. from Ottawa asks: “Do I need renter’s insurance?”

How do I submit a maintenance request?

This month, Glen S. From Halifax asks us “How do I submit a maintenance request?”

My neighbour is making too much noise

This month Christine M. from Brampton writes “My neighbours who live directly above me have kids who run, thud, shout, and generally make a great deal of noise. I’m finding it nerve racking and irritating, especially when working from home. What can I do about it? Should I report it to property management?”

Introducing Residents’ Corner

A new monthly Q & A column where we share the answers to your frequently asked questions. This month we explore the topic of subletting your apartment.