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Building Permits 101

YOU GOT A PERMIT FOR THAT? A permit is required in most jurisdictions for adding on to pre-existing structures, and in some cases for major renovations. Failure to obtain a permit can result in significant fines and penalties, and even demolition of unauthorized construction if it cannot be built to meet code. WHO CAN OBTAIN WHEN IS A BUILDING PERMIT REQUIRED • BUILDING PERMITS PERMITS ARE USUALLY REQUIRED FOR THE FOLLOWING: A property owner who presently occupies or intends to occupy a Single Family residence may obtain a building permit to construct or repair a residence. • New buildings O Plumbing systems and repairs • Additions ● HVAC systems • Renovations • Fences Contractors who are properly licensed may also obtain a building permit, within the limits (each city has a different height restriction) ● Electrical systems and repairs established for their licenses. • Gas line pressure tests It is the property owner's responsibility to provide plans and obtain a permit Visit your city's official or government website to file for a permit application. You can obtain many of these services and permits on the same day that an application is filed. VISIT LINESHAPESPACE.COM Sources: LINE/SHAPE/SPACE g-Permit-Process/Residential-Building-Permits.aspx A AUTODESK.

Building Permits 101

shared by Lemonly on Jun 09
We got to work with our friends at Autodesk to help homeowners see just what types of projects need building permits at home. Great for contractors to share w/ clients as well.





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