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5 Reasons to Hire Paramount Fence
There are many reasons to hire us for your fence installation or repair project in Warren. Here are a few top reasons why:
Our fence products are some of the best that you will find in Warren. We do not settle for lower quality material in order to have higher profits. this means that you can be certain you will get the best fence for your money.
Fence Ordinances in Warren Michigan
Below is a brief overview of the fence ordinances for Warren Michigan. This is not a complete or definite list and should never be used in support of a dispute. Click here to review the complete document of codes and ordinances regarding fences in Warren.
- Fences must be entirely on the property of the installing party. If both neighbors agree on a shared property line and sign a notarized agreement letter, the fence can be installed on the shared property line.
- No fence can extend beyond the front corner(s) of a house (some exceptions for corner properties, where the fence may be able to extend towards the sidewalk as long as you keep it at least 1-ft away from the sidewalk).
- The finished side of fences must face adjacent neighboring properties. All frame work, posts and rail must face the inside of the installing party’s property.
- Maximum fence height is 6ft tall for residential fences. If you live adjacent to an industrial property, you may be allowed to have an 8-ft tall fence.
- Fence posts must be set at a depth of at least half the height of the fence being installed.
- Privacy fences on corner lots or with lots that have a driveway intersecting a public sidewalk must meet visibility requirements.
Fence Repairs in Warren, Mi.
Fence repairs in Warren Michigan are pretty easy going and usually do not require a fence permit. The exception to this is if you would like to make any changes to the fence such as the location of the fence, type of material, height, color, etc. Then you will be required to get a permit. It is also important to note that you cannot repair a large portion of your fence. If you are trying to repair a significant portion of your fence, it is not longer considered a fence repair and you will be required to obtain a permit first.
Fence Permit Requirements in Warren
The permit process at the city of Warren is rather easy and most permits can be approved at the time of applying for them if a plan reviewer is available to take a look at the application. The permit application is available at the city office (no download available due to being a carbon copy document)
The permit fee in Warren varies based on the description and cost of your fence project.
Click Here to visit the official website for Warren Michigan
Use this link to download the fence permit application. This can be used by homeowners, fence companies and contractors alike. Fill out the application with details regarding your property and proposed fence. Once completely filled out and signed, turn it in to the building department.
A detailed drawing/layout of the proposed fence must accompany your fence permit application. There is also a place on the actual permit application for you to draw the proposed fence layout.
If you have a neighboring property that shares a property line where you will be installing your fence, you must have that neighbor fill out a neighbor approval form that is signed and notarized. You will then submit it with your permit application. Each sharing neighbor must fill out a form. Note: If you are not installing the fence ON the shared property line, the neighbor signatures are not required.
Building Department Information
The Warren building department is where you will find information that you need in regards to having your new fence installed. Details regarding permits, ordinances, and property information can be obtained here.
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