Security deposits can be used to repair damage for which a resident is responsible.  However, the landlord cannot apply the security deposit to normal wear and tear.  The question is: “What’s the difference?” NORMAL WEAR AND TEAR DEFINED The legal definition of “normal wear and tear” as stated in the Texas Property Code Title 8.…

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