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Posted Thursday, June 27, 2019

Selwyn Township logo with construction hat Building Code Corner - July 2019 Edition
In this edition of the Building Code Corner, we will focus on the differences between an occupancy inspection and a final inspection.
The construction process contains a number of prescribed inspections that must be performed to ensure the project is in compliance with the Ontario Building Code , Building Code Act and ultimately, the health and safety of its occupants. Before anyone is authorized to occupy a building, an...

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Posted Friday, May 31, 2019

Selwyn Township logo with construction hat Building Code Corner - June 2019 Edition
In this edition of the Building Code Corner, we will focus on minor revisions/material changes and the responsibilities of designers, builders, etc. as defined in the Building Code Act .
It is not uncommon that building permits require a minor revision/ material change after construction has begun. The proposed changes may affect multiple aspects of the building project; such as building structure, various building systems,...

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Posted Monday, May 27, 2019

Customer Service Survey Poster Tell Us What You Think—You Could Win a $50 Gift Card!
We are looking for your feedback on Selwyn Township’s Customer Service! You could win a $50 gift card to be used at a Selwyn business of your choice!
To complete our survey, visit:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SelwynCustomerService . 

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Posted Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Selwyn Logo with Construction Hat Building Code Corner - May 2019 Edition
In this edition of the Building Code Corner, we will focus on the stages of inspection for construction and the landowner/permit holder’s responsibilities. For this example, we will consider a new construction project of a typical detached single family dwelling. 
Building permits are issued to the landowner or authorized individual listed in the permit application. While the authorized individual, such as a general...

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Posted Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Kawartha Lakes Construction Congratulations to Kawartha Lakes Construction as they were the recipient of not one... but SEVEN awards during the Peterborough & The Kawarthas Home Builders Association Housing Design Awards on Friday night at The Venue Peterborough!   For more information, visit:  https://www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com/news-story/9264244-seven-design-awards-for-kawartha-lakes-construction/
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