Almost all remodeling projects require some demolition. Making sure that permits and permissions are obtained before tearing down walls or ceilings is just part of the process. Plan for debris, and have contingency plans for removal and disposal of hazardous materials.
Most remodels require some demolition. Before you get started, set up a project timeline. Use the checklist below to keep track of meetings, approvals, permits, structural considerations, shutoffs, disposal and incidentals.