How can I stop my landlord from repeatedly entering my apartment?

Ok, so my landlords have been giving me notice, but they have entered over a dozen times in a couple of months. Every time they notify me of entry it is over some random insignificant thing, such as checking light-bulbs and inspecting the air conditioner filter. This is becoming incredible disruptive for basic... show more Ok, so my landlords have been giving me notice, but they have entered over a dozen times in a couple of months. Every time they notify me of entry it is over some random insignificant thing, such as checking light-bulbs and inspecting the air conditioner filter. This is becoming incredible disruptive for basic day to day activities, not to mention the fact I am taking care of my elderly mother with dementia and it is disturbing her. I am not being targeted in particular and everyone in the complex is going through the same thing. I have always payed my rent on time and keep the apartment in good shape, and in general have been a good tenant. The reason they are doing this is because (as rumor has it) the company that recently bought the complex is planning on turning them into condos and they are trying to spruce them up to sell. I tried asking them to take care of everything in one trip, but they said they couldn't because of their schedule and there wasn't anything else left anyway (that was a few entries ago).

My question is, how can I get them to stop, or at least limit them to one more entry? There has to be some limit for how often a landlord can enter a tenants apartment. And yes, I am planning on moving but I need to do something in the mean time due to my mother's condition, as mentioned before.
Update: I would understand it a little more if it were for legitimate reasons. But to check the hall light because they think it may have gone out, really? I even told them it was fine myself, it was just a standard bulb. There have been serious issues with the unit since day one, such as the dryer not heating, and they... show more I would understand it a little more if it were for legitimate reasons. But to check the hall light because they think it may have gone out, really? I even told them it was fine myself, it was just a standard bulb.

There have been serious issues with the unit since day one, such as the dryer not heating, and they have just ignored them every time I have notified them.
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