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Site Plans in King County: Seattle, Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland Plot Plans

2020-11-25T23:23:39+00:00November 25th, 2020|Building Permits, King County WA, Plot Plans, Site Plans|

According to the King County Permitting Division, a site plan must be obtained any time a residential building permit is required. For example, if you are planning to build a new deck that is more than 18 inches above the ground on your property in Seattle (or 30 inches above the ground for unincorporated areas [...]

Top 10 Exterior Home Upgrades that Require a Site Plan to Obtain a Building Permit

2019-08-23T22:03:53+00:00August 21st, 2019|Building Permits, Home Additions, Home Improvement Costs, Plot Plans, Remodeling Ideas|

Major exterior remodeling upgrades such as building a new deck, adding a sun room or reshaping the landscape architecture on your property are exciting and fun, but these projects can go a lot smoother if you have a solid plan in place before any work is done. In many municipal districts i.e. local cities and [...]

Do I Need a Building Permit for My Home Improvement Project?

2019-02-17T06:05:14+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Building Permits|

Why are building permits required for home improvements? When are they needed? How can property owners best navigate the quirks of the permitting process? Building permits often rank right down there with doing your taxes, or going to the dentist. They are also just as important. It is essential for homeowners to understand the need [...]