Yes a permit will always be necessary, although we recommend that a licensed plumber do the work for you, homeowners are allowed to pull their own permits and perform their own work. Visit our permit page for more information.
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Come into the Public Works office inside City Hall, or call 281-478-7270, we will be happy to help you.
Deer Park's Code of Ordinances does not allow a homeowner to perform their own electrical work. A registered electrician must pull the permit and perform the work. Even simple work such as installing new outlets will require a permit. This is to ensure that things are performed according to the correct electrical codes and to ensure your families safety. Contact the public works office for more information at 281-478-7270.
Storage buildings should be a minimum of 3-foot from any property line with a maximum height of 15-foot from natural ground. Please call 281-478-7270 for more information.
All fences and masonry walls constructed in residential or commercial districts shall be constructed so that the top portion of the fence or wall maintains a level or uniform elevation not to exceed a height of 6-1/2' at the highest point of ground elevation. Please call 281-478-7270 for more information.
Yes, any home addition will require permits. Please visit our permit page for more information, you can also call 281-478-7270.