Do I need a building permit for my project?
Most construction projects require building permits and inspections to verify compliance with building codes and zoning regulations. Alterations, garage conversions, change of use, structural repairs, drywall, and fire or flood repairs all require permits.

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1. I am just thinking about a home improvement project and have some preliminary questions. Who can I ask?
2. What are your office hours and who is on staff?
3. How do I get to the Broomfield building department?
4. Do I need a building permit for my project?
5. How long does it take to get a building permit?
6. How much will my permit cost?
7. What plans do I need for a permit?
8. How do I avoid paying taxes twice on my project materials?
9. Do I need a contractor's license to get a permit?
10. What happens if I don't get a permit?
11. Can I do all the electrical and plumbing work on my own home?
12. How close can I build to my property line?
13. What inspections do I need for my project?
14. How do I call for an inspection on my project?
15. What time will the inspector arrive?
16. I have questions about my inspection. Who do I talk to?
17. Will a City and County Building inspector come look at my house if I have problems?
18. Does Broomfield have special requirements for re-roofing?
19. How does the new Carbon Monoxide Alarm law affect me?
20. Do the EPA lead abatement regulations apply to my project?
21. For boilers, do I need State of Colorado as well as City and County of Broomfield permit and inspections?