Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
I would like to change my old Aluminum frame single glass to a double glazed glass Retro-Fit. Do I have to obtain a building permit? As someone said, we don't need to have a permit if we have not changed the frame. With Retro-Fit windows, we keep the old windows frame. Is that truth?? Thank you for your answering.

ANSWER:
In areas served by the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works Building and Safety Division a building permit would be required for a window replacement as described. Please contact the Building and Safety District Office serving your area. A link to the County of Los Angeles Building and Safety District Office locations is provided below.




Links:
  County of Los Angeles Building and Safety Offices
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