Hi, Does anyone here have any experience with obtaining a building permit
in Dade County, Florida? I have been told some horror stories by
subcontractors down there.
The job is only to construct two handicap accessible restrooms in an older
retail store where three small restrooms existed. The owners prematurely
demolished the three restrooms and now are going next door to use a
I was handed some simple hand-drawn plans that had been bounced with a
comment list. I redrew the plans both in CAD and complying with handicap
locations, dimensions, etc. and now it has bounced with another list of
Locally, on a job this small the MEP subs can do hand sketches of risers or
diagrams with the plans only locating the fixtures. I'm being told now that
we must hire a mechanical and electrical engineer.
Any comments or suggestions will be appreciated.