Save $2000 READ THIS!
A phone call or e-mail could save you $2000. That’s right just a phone call or an e-mail. Prior to beginning a “simple” home improvement project, a phone call or e-mail to the Code Enforcement Office can save you a penalty for performing work without a permit.
Penalties for working without permits are mandatory under the NJ Uniform Construction Code and can be assessed for up to $2000.
How do you get caught? Typically work done without permits comes up during a home inspection or disclosure prior to a property transaction.
Some projects that absolutely do not need a permit are listed below:
Some projects that absolutely require a permit:
So save yourself a costly penalty and the probability of removing the work for inspections and contact us first.
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