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1. When is a building permit required?
2. What is an ordinary repair?
3. Can I begin work once I submit my application?
4. How long does it take to obtain a permit?

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1. When I obtain my permit, how long do I have to start the work?

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1. If something changes on the job can I receive a refund of the fees paid?

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1. When I start construction, is the work inspected?
2. Where should this card be kept?
3. Do I need to provide anything else to the inspector?
4. How much notice does the inspector need when I am ready for an inspection?
5. Can I call for plumbing and electrical inspections?
6. Does someone have to be home during the inspection?

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1. Can I do the construction myself or do I have to be licensed?
2. What is a homeowner?

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1. Is a plot plan required?
2. I have a mortgage plan that was given to me by the bank when I purchased my home. Can this be used?
3. Can I prepare my own plot plan, if I am certain where my property line is?
4. If I don't have a plot plan, where can I get one?
5. How does Inspectional Services know if the structure was placed in the location proposed?

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1. Do I need a permit for a swimming pool?
2. Are there setback requirements?
3. Is a fence required?