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Yes, a homeowner can be the general contractor (if the home is his/her primary residence) with the understanding that all rules and regulations set forth by the City of Siloam Springs and the State of Arkansas according to the building codes are to be followed and that the homeowner is ultimately responsible for the work that is done.
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For re-roofing only, you are not required to get a permit. If you are changing rafters or any part of the structure, yes you will need a permit.
Yes, fence permits are required. Here are the guidelines to build a fence: https://library.municode.com/ar/siloam_springs/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=MUCO_CH102ZO_ARTVGEUSST_S102-80FE
As long as you are not changing the structure of the home a building permit is not required.
A home owner that resides in the home or a licensed contractor.
All decks attached to the home or that are taller than 30 inches do require a building permit.
An accessory building that is 200 sq ft or smaller does require an accessory building permit. If the structure is bigger than 200 sq ft, a building permit is required.
The City of Siloam Springs currently has building, plumbing, mechanical, demolition, and accessory building permits.
Plans are needed for all changes to the original structure that may affect the structure.
Permits are good for 1 year. If your permit is expired, please contact the Building Inspector at 479-373-6466.
Yes, a permit is required when any type of work is done that affects the city water supply.
No, you do not need a permit for this type of work.