A set of scaled construction drawings are required for most permit application by the City. For small residential project, professional involvements normally not required, but certainly recommended for the peace of mind. For larger commercial project, professional involvements is necessary due to the complexity of the work and the direct impact to the safety of the public.  Ideal Projects can provide permit application support to the Owners.

Depending on City’s requirements and complexity of the project, most construction projects will require permit application. Below is a list of typical projects that would require permit application to ensure safety.  Be sure to check with your City to determine what type of projects require permit application.


  • Raised Deck
  • Basement development and renovation
  • Secondary suites
  • Retaining walls
  • Detached garage
  • Storage shed
  • Commercial space renovation
  • Exterior store signage