Permitting Requirements:Construction Guidelines for Residential, Remodeling and New Construction

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Permitting requirements can vary amongst municipalities and although your proposed project may seem minor, you may be surprised to find it requires a building permit. Below you will find some projects that require a building permit approval.
In an effort to identify what kind of information is required to be submitted while applying for your permit, our staff provided the following Project Guidelines, which offer helpful information, such as height, square foot totals, and various other requirements.

These Projects Require a Building Permit:
Above Ground Pools
Asphalt (Resurface)
Basement Remodel
Brick Paver Installation
Cargo Containers
Commercial Construction
Concrete (Patio, Sidewalks, and Stoops)
Detached Garages
Dog Runs
Drain tile Installation
Driveway Installation or Repair
Electrical & Low Voltage Work
Elevators & Chair Lifts
Fence Installation & Repair
Filling of Property
Fire Pits
Foundation Repair
Gas Lines (BBQ Grills & Fire Pits)
Gazebo Construction
Hot Tubs & Spas
In Ground Pools
Landscaping-Tree Remove/Install
Lawn Sprinklers
•Painting (Exterior)
Patio Construction or Rehab
Play House or Swing Set
Plumbing Work
POD Rentals
Residential Construction (New)
Residential Additions
Residential Remodeling
Retaining Walls
Sewer Repairs
Shed Construction
Siding, Gutters, Fascia and Soffit Work
Sign Proposals
Special Events
Sports Courts
Tuck Pointing
Well (Irrigation Only)
Windows and Doors