Re-siding is generally considered maintenance and a permit is not required as long as the same style material is utilized; e.g., replacing horizontal siding with horizontal siding. A permit IS REQUIRED for re-siding where a different style material is utilized; e.g., installing vertical siding when the original was horizontal or using an Exterior Finish and Insulation System (EFIS) when the original was horizontal siding.
Submit a completed application form
, two copies of the siding material brochure or cut-sheet, a picture of all four elevations, and a $50 permit fee. Approval by the City's Design Review Board is required - this is part of the permit application process.
For more information, please contact the Building & Safety Division at (414) 479-8907. | Email