As professional architectural firm registered with the Ministry of Housing and Affairs, we can simply get your building permit process faster than ever. Whether you are looking to build a custom home, to renovate your existing home, condo, or simply searching for someone to create a set of complete architectural drawings for your project, we can help you today.
For residential dwelling units (single family, semi-detached and row housing), 3Elements Architecture can get your building permit in the following projects:
+Decks greater than 600mm (24 inches) above ground or serving the principal entrance for dwelling units, Interior structural alterations, Adding or removing most walls, (i.e., creating different room sizes and/or uses), Porches, Basement or main floor walkout alterations, Sunrooms, Solariums, Replacement of brick veneer, Carports, Attached or detached garages, Sheds, Replacement of masonry chimney below roofline, Dormers or finishing of attic space, Installation of irrigation systems, Additions, Installation, Repair of storm, Sanitary and water service, Finishing a basement or a portion thereof, Furnace and ductwork replacements, Installation of cleanouts, Conversion from septic to sanitary sewer, Plumbing and/or drains (except replacing fixtures), Insulating exterior walls when exterior or interior cladding is removed, New or structural alterations to windows or doors, Installation or repair of private sewer systems and water service, Installation of backflow preventers for lawn irrigation systems, Structural fire damage
New Homes, Home Design, Infill Housing, Residential Additions, Interior Alterations, Interior open concepts / load bearing wall removal, Garage, Porch, Deck, Basement walkout, Basement Renovations, Lowering Basement / Underpinning, Basement Apartments / duplex / triplex / multiplex conversions, Condominium Renovations, Building Permit / Plumbing permits / HVAC permits, Electrical plans, Change of Use, Stop Work Orders, Orders to Comply, Heritage Approval, Site Plan Approval, New Developments / Developer Housing, Lot severances / Committee of Adjustment, Property Surveys, In-house Engineer for all your structural needs, Full Engineering services by Professional Engineer, Engineer Site Inspections / site reports, Restaurants, Bars, Retail, etc.
For all other buildings, (Commercial, Industrial), 3Elements Architecture can get your building permit in the following projects:
+Change of use (where construction is proposed or the change constitutes an increase in hazard), Interior renovations within a floor area affecting fire separations, exits or structural capacity, Interior finishing of shell buildings for tenants (ie. occupancies in commercial or industrial malls and office buildings, etc.), Fire and water damage affecting interior renovations within a floor area affecting fire separations, exits or structural capacity, Additions to any building having a combined area of 10m (108 sq. ft.) or more, Installations and major alterations of sprinkler, standpipe, fire alarm or mechanical (HVAC) systems, Plumbing installation and alterations, except replacement of fixtures, Installation or replacement of storm and sanitary sewers, water service (ie. catch basins, weeping tile, clean-outs, change from septic system to sewers), Installation and repairs to sewage systems (septic systems and holding tanks), Installation of back flow preventers, Retaining walls exceeding 1 metre (3 ft.- 3 inches) in exposed height adjacent to public property, to an access to a building, or on private property to which the public is admitted, Tents greater than 60m? (645 sq. ft.)
(Your project is not listed?) To find out more about the building permits requirements and if you require one, speak to us now 416-209-4754.
3Elements Architecture Inc. is a unique, professional architectural firm. Discover our simplified architectural service for all of your additions, renovations and custom home designs. 3Elements innovated friendly service will help homeowners and builders through every challenge of planning and implementing design solutions. Our goal is to provide practical, simple and cost effective solutions that suites your budget and your home style. Thanks to 3Elements Architecture, today you have power to control process of design with simple and easy steps. Enjoy genuine freedom with 3Elements Architecture.
3Elements architecture gives you smart choices and friendly service. Our skilled architectural designers can create any home style that you always desired. With our simplified design list we let you pick and choose the style or simply mix and match what’s right for you and your family. Imagination is up to you. 3Elements can give you home design in the following styles: Mediterranean, French Mediterranean, French Country, Italian, Tuscan, Spanish Territorial, Ranch (Hill Country), Louisiana, Georgian, Gothic, Tudor, Cottage, Arts and Crafts, Transitional Contemporary, Modern, Mission, Bungalow, Cape Cod, Chalet, Chateauesque, Country, Dutch, European, English, Farmhouse, Florida, Greek Revival, Italianate, Log Houses, Neoclassical, New American, Victorian and Traditional. (Your desired style is not listed?) Call us at 416-209-4754
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