Safety is the primary reason for building code regulations. The building permit process is a way for the City to regulate the building codes. A building permit is needed for all renovation and new construction. Continue reading Building permit tips
The following are general guideline regarding fences and planting in San Francisco properties.
San Francisco regulations on fences are based on the location of the fences on the property and required yards and setbacks. All San Francisco residential districts have rear yard requirements and some districts have side yard and front setback requirements. Some San Francisco commercial districts have rear yard requirement and in any commercial, industrial or mixed use district have residential use at the first story. Continue reading PLANTS & FENCES