FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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How do I know if I need a permit?

Can I pull my permit myself?

How can I see if the contractor I have selected is licensed?

Do I need a permit to replace a water heater? Do I need an inspection?

Do I need a permit to install a patio cover on my house?

Do I need a permit for a fence?

What information do I need to build a block wall as the owner/builder?

Can I pull an owner/builder permit to do work at my house, then hire someone to do the work?

How can I find out how my plumbing or electrical systems are installed ? Will it show on the house plans?

How can I obtain the plans for my house?

How much does a permit cost?

Do all permits need plans/drawings?

Can I submit hard copies of plans for a permit?

How do I check the status of my plans review?

How do I schedule an inspection?

How do I obtain my Certificate of Occupancy for a commercial building?

How do I get a Certificate of Occupancy for my house?

How long is my permit good for?