Monthly Archives: July 2014


A Building Permit. What’s That?

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Building permits ……… Who needs them? ……. You might need one. A building permit is the permission you need to complete many changes to your house. It ensures your project conforms to both the zoning by-laws and the building code. A permit also requires several ¬†inspections to take place at various milestones throughout the project to make sure the work is being completed correctly.

You might think getting a permit is a hassle and it can be but Menno Martin Contractor makes the process as smooth as possible. We sort through the zoning by-laws and the building code and apply for the permit on your behalf.

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What sort of projects need a permit? Continue reading