Under the city’s building codes, a building permit is required for any structural enlargement, alteration, repair, removal or conversion or to demolish any building or structure.
— The addition or removal of dimensional lumber, equal component or structural component.
— Elements of the structure or building such as kitchen, bath or utility cabinets.
— Removal or replacement of windows, doors or siding.
— Removal or replacement of a roof.
— Storage buildings over 120 square feet.
An electrical permit is required for:
— Any addition of a receptacle or lighting circuit, new wire or rewire of the receptacle or lighting circuit in all or a portion of a building or structure.
— Any new service entrance or panel board installation.
— The installation of an emergency generator or a solar panel system.
A plumbing permit is required for:
— Any addition of waste, drain, vent or potable water piping.
— Reconfiguration of restrooms, kitchen, bath or utility plumbing.
— New water or waste lines from the building or structure to city services.
— Installation of new or repair of existing natural gas piping.
— Hot water tank installation or replacement.
— Lawn sprinkler systems.
— Any fire sprinkler system and related piping.
A mechanical permit is required for:
— Installation or replacement of the heating and air conditioning system.
— Any addition, replacement or installation of system ductwork, including fresh air intake.
— Installation of ventilation fans and related ductwork.
— Installation of kitchen hood vents and related ductwork.
— Installation of boiler systems and related piping.
— Installation of air handling equipment.