What should I consider when hiring a Contractor to do work on my property?
1. Make sure the Contractor has a current license in Andover.
2. Make sure the Contractor pulls a permit. He/she should be able to furnish a copy.
3. Make sure the Contractor obtains all necessary inspections.
4. Pay when the project is complete and final inspection has been performed.
5. If you have any questions, call City Hall at 316-733-1303 or email bldg-insp@andoverks.com

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1. Why are building codes important?
2. What is the process for obtaining a permit for commercial, industrial, institutional or multifamily construction?
3. Where can I obtain a plot plan?
4. What forms are available for download?
5. What are the current codes which are applicable to construction work performed in Andover?
6. What should I consider when hiring a Contractor to do work on my property?
7. What are the consequences of not complying with code requirements?
8. Is there anything I should specifically look for in homes built before current codes were enacted?
9. What are the concerns and process associated with building a residential deck?
10. Is a permit required for roof replacements?
11. If a house has foundation or settlement problems, what are the concerns and procedures to remedy the problems?
12. When is a Contractor’s license required for a Contractor to perform work for a property owner or tenant?
13. How does a Contractor licensed in Andover access the Andover Permit and Inspection tracking software, MyGov?