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If you have given the Landlord written notice of the repairs( or if the Landlord is already aware of the issues) and the Landlord has failed to make the repairs, you can make the repairs and deduct the costs from your rent. You may also file lawsuit against your Landlord at the your Justice of Peace Courts to force the Landlord to make the repairs. You can obtain complaint forms at the Courthouse in the Clerk's office. See Texas Property Code Title 8 Chapter 92 Sections 92.056 and 92.0561.
You should also contact your City Hall and ask to be transferred to the sanitary department and file complaint against your Landlord.