Building permits are nothing to fear

Find out which projects require them, which don't

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"Do I really need a building permit?"

It’s one of the most common questions that a homeowner will ask when contemplating a construction project, typically hoping that the answer they’ll get back is "no." People seem to have an unreasonable fear of building permits and the entire inspection process, and since many of your projects actually will require a permit, it might be helpful to look at some common questions that often arise.