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1. How do I start the process of applying for a residential building permit?
2. Where do I apply for an electrical permit?
3. How do I apply for a mechanical permit?
4. Is a permit required for tearing down a structure on my property?
5. Whom do I contact about asbestos removal?
6. How do I find out if an existing structure has a building permit?
7. If I buy a piece of property and find out that the previous owner did work without permits, what do I do?
8. How do I apply for a residential building permit and how long does it take to get one?
9. When applying for a permit to build a single family residence (SFR), is there a minimum square foot size requirement for the SFR?
10. How long is a residential building permit good for?
11. How do I determine the building permit fees?
12. Are inspections required after permits have been obtained for residential projects?
13. How and when do I call for a building inspection?
14. What types of building inspections do I need to request?
15. Do I have to be present when the inspector arrives?
16. Who do I contact if I have questions about building codes?
17. When can I "occupy" or use my house / structure?
18. Do you have a copy of my building plans?
19. What projects are exempt from the permitting / review process?
20. Do I need a permit to build a storage shed or deck?
21. How do I verify if a contractor is licensed?
22. Where can I learn more information on Green Building?