Can I build a bench along the railing?

Can I repair my deck without a permit?

Do I need a foundation?

Do I need a guard (railing) if my deck is less than 2’ above the ground?

Do I need a permit?

Do my stairs require a guard/handrail?

What are foundation requirements?

What are the beam requirements?

What are the requirements for attaching to a house?

What size posts are required?

When do I need a guard (railing) and how high should it be?

Who can design a deck?


Building permit application

Deck Application Form