Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Florida Building Code: A Rude Awakening

Our enthusiasm increased as we finalized the plans with David and John, but our first trip to the Department of Growth Management in June 2006 was not positive. They needed more extensive plans in order to meet Florida Building Codes. We would spend the next 16 months working with Florida engineers to create plans that would be awarded a building permit.

Fortunately we could continue to work on the land as a remedy to our frustrations.