Previously an article I wrote for Homes.com - the original content can be found here.
Many homeowners choose to tackle their home improvement projects themselves rather than hiring out. According to Statista.com’s survey, 65 percent of 1,882 homeowners described their upcoming home improvement projects as do-it-yourself (DIY). Although DIYs are more popular and affordable, they can also require permits that you may not be aware of. Determining what projects require a permit depends on the local building code and this can vary from county to county. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when starting your next DIY project:
1. Before You Get Started: Know What You Need
Before starting your DIY project, make sure you know what you need for obtaining…