7.3.4 Routine Maintenance
The expense of routine maintenance should be budgeted and assumed by the location. Projected maintenance expenditures in excess of $5,000 must be accompanied by documentation of a maintenance plan.Identify those structures, systems, and equipment that have a usable life span. Sources for such information include the manufacturer’s literature, test results, and industry averages. Estimate the remaining life span and plan for eventual repair/replacement costs.