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Built-in Garage Reno PERMIT?????

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Posted by: from Brampton
4/12/2009 at 2:27:06 PM

I wanted to know if, I'm renovating my built-in garage ie(taking down walls, adding new recepticals, new lighting, relocating water pipe, insulating the entire garage, etc etc)

Do I need a Permit.???

and When insulating the ceiling, do I need to use a Fire rated insulation, in order to meet the building code.

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Abba's Service in Huntsville
Date/Time4/13/2009 at 2:14:42 PM

You would need permits if you are relocating any load barring walls. You can do your own electrical but you should have a electrician check it. If you are going to insulate it we do spray foam insulation.

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Julius from Buildtek Group in Etobicoke
Date/Time4/13/2009 at 11:35:45 PM

1.) You would need a permit for electrical and plumbing

2.) If your limiting distance between the property line and the walls of your garage is less than 1.2 m, you nee a fire code drywall at that wall. The ceiling you can use regular drywall 1/2"

Julius Ines

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Gabriele from Geometra Design Ltd. in Toronto
Date/Time5/13/2009 at 4:47:35 PM

I can help you getting designs and building permits for your proposed project.

Thanks,

Gabriele Guiducci

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