In Belgium, tenants are responsible for all the maintenance tasks (fix, repair, maintain). The maintenance tasks are never included in the rent price. Your landlord is responsible to fix a leak in a non accessible pipe but YOU need to report this leak immediately to him.
Tenants are responsible to fix leak appearing in accessible pipes.
Now, if you are living in a "copropriété" managed by a professional syndic, you can get a lot of information in relation to your charges by calling the accounting department of your Syndic.
Given the huge furnace needed to warm a building block (+ electricity + maintenance costs), warm water in a copropriété in often 5 times more expensive than cold water...
How many baths do you take per day??
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