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Beaver Dam, WI 53916
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What types of activities do I need a building permit for?
New building construction, a new shed, deck, swimming pool, fence additions remodeling interior and exterior.
Do I need a building permit to replace my windows?
If you are keeping the windows the same size, no. If you are enlarging or reducing the size of the windows, yes.
Do I need a permit for a detached shed with no foundation?
Yes. The building department is required to inform the property owner of any required setbacks from the property line.
Why would I need a building permit to reduce the size of my windows?
Because, the State of WI minimum housing code requires that a habitable room have 8% of natural light.
Do I need a building permit for a detached shed with no foundation?
Yes. The building department is required to inform the property owner of any required setbacks from the property line.
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