What home repairs do you need a permit for?

What do you need a permit for when repairing and upgrading your home? Permits ensure that a homeowner can have confidence in the standard of the completed work. Each municipality has their own list, but here are the most common repairs that need a permit:

A/C replacement
Water heater replacement
Fence installation or replacement
Roof replacement
Window and door replacement
Structural work
Re-wiring and re-plumbing


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