What are the worst things your renters have left behind?

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1. Fleas.  It takes at least 2 weeks to get rid of them.  Chlordane does magic.

2. Clogged main sewer.

3. Clogged sink or toilet.

4. A sink and kitchen table full of dirty dishes.

5. An abandoned vehicle.  The city sent me a nasty letter to get rid of it or else get fined. The metal recycler picked it up and gave me $180.

6. Dead automotive batteries.

7. Used motor oil.

8. Used condoms.

9. Cheap 3.2% beer.

10. Metal objects in the grass you have to pick up before mowing.

Two things that come to mind, both having to do with a toilet.  In one unit, my cleaning lady sent me a picture of two small empty bottles Jägermeister that she'd plunged up from the toilet.  Someone trying to hide a drinking problem from their spouse, maybe???  And does poop count?  In another unit, someone overflowed the toilet and did not tell us about it.  It overflowed so bad that it seeped over onto some carpet in the adjoining room, and it was dried into the carpet by the time our cleaning crew got there.  It took them two days to get it cleaned out.  I'm sure I could think of more, but my laptop battery is about to die.

Not my house but my brother in law had a bathtub full or cat and dog feces and a closet full of porn and used sex toys in a unit to deal with.  Best part was his mom opened closet and found all the sex toys and porn.  Was quite funny.

Originally posted by @Chris Svendsen :

Not my house but my brother in law had a bathtub full or cat and dog feces and a closet full of porn and used sex toys in a unit to deal with.  Best part was his mom opened closet and found all the sex toys and porn.  Was quite funny.

 Thanks for that. This is what we all came here for LOL

1. A sex toy duct taped to a Mag Lite
2. Fridge full of food left after breaking lease on turning off power during summer months
3. Bags and bags full of used diapers
4. Stripper poles (although these always make for good stories)
5. Dozens of baby wipes and tampons clogging the sewer line
6. Yankees memorabilia (I'm a Sox fan)
7. Tires
8. Hundreds of cigarette butts in the yard

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