Household Demolition – What you need to know
Household demolition is a common service we provide here at Deconstruction Pro. House demolition refers to when we need to knock down an entire household. This means the overall structure, and the foundation. Leaving you with nothing but dirt. House demolition services like ours, are frequently used to knock down older buildings and houses that are no longer suitable for living in. Other times, however, house demolitions are done just to demolish and old and outdated home and replace it with a nicely redesigned home. Some major cities use these services to clear out abandoned homes, and reduce the overall size of the city. Detroit in particular has been working on demolishing their abandoned homes with the hope that it will reduce the cities crime rates.
Before you call us for your household demolition project, consider whether you will need a permit for this type of work. The answer is almost always yes. If you yourself, or a demolition contractor is to demolish a house you will almost certainly need a permit. Different cities have slightly different rules regarding what you need. However most cities are quite strict, and will in fact require a demolition permit. Housing demolition needs to be done in compliance with the local laws in your area, so check which rules apply to your situation. Depending on where you are located you may have to obtain the permit first yourself, or in some cases we, the demolition company, will have to obtain the permit for you. We can help you with the permit process, as well as answer any other questions you may have about household demolition. We want to do everything we can to help you understand the full process so that it will be as painless as possible. The sooner the permits are taken care of, the sooner your household demolition project can get under way.