Maintenance Mania

A national competition for maintenance technicians to show off their skills!

What is Maintenance Mania®?


Maintenance Mania® is a national competition where maintenance technicians compete against each other in skill-based games built around common maintenance activities. The competition also includes a pinewood derby style car race where there cars are made out of maintenance supplies.

NAA affiliates host Maintenance Mania® events across the country to recognize maintenance technicians with awards, prizes and bragging rights. Winners from each local event then get a chance to qualify for a spot at the National Championship held at the annual NAA Education Conference & Exposition. EVENT PAGE

"Maintenance professionals are essential to the success and viability of the multifamily housing industry. AANM is extremely proud to be able to shine a light on such an outstanding group of individuals through the Maintenance Mania® program.

Chuck Sheldon, CCIM, CPM®
2013-2016 AANM Board of Directors President

Our next competition is September 26, 2018. Register TODAY!

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2017 Maintenance Mania®

Matias Guillen, 2017 AANM Maintenance Mania® Champion

Vista Alegre Apartments (Greystar Real Estate Partners)

2016 Maintenance Mania®

The 2016 competitors tested their maintenance skills and knowledge of the industry in eight challenges as they competed to earn the title of the Maintenance Mania® National Champion.

2016 AANM Champions

This year's local champion, Matthew Ortiz from Osuna Apartments had an overall combined time of 1:59:353!

Racing against the clock, these maintenance professionals competed against each other to see who was the fastest at key control, faucet installation, icemaker installation, fire & carbon monoxide safety installation, toilet conversion, water heater installation and ceiling fan installation. The finale of the event concluded with a race car competition, where the competitors built a model car using at least one maintenance product or part and race it down a pinewood derby-style track. 

2014-2015 Maintenance Mania®