Property on a slope or high grade percentage

How to Calculate the Slope of Your Property for the ESCP

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Erosion & Sediment Control Plan (ESCP)

  Lately, on our blog, we have been discussing the new Erosion and Sediment Control Plan requirement. The Department of Permitting and Planning recently handed down the new requirement, which directly affects all [amazon_textlink asin=’0867186453′ text=’construction jobs’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’16f2a278-e67d-11e7-806e-dda523a2c4bd’]. If you’ve been following our blog, you will recall that we discussed who all […]

Bulldozers and front end loader working on a summer day, land disruption concept

A Guide to Calculate Your Project’s Land Disruption for the ESCP

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Erosion & Sediment Control Plan (ESCP)

  As part of our series of blogs regarding the Erosion and Sediment Control Plan, we are bringing you information about how to proceed with the project. Today, we want to focus on one aspect of the plan, land disruption. If you recall from our previous blogs, one of the first steps in creating the […]

House on dunes with strong erosion of dunes by the ocean

Tips to Help You Develop Your Erosion and Sediment Control Plan

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Erosion & Sediment Control Plan (ESCP)

Recently the Department of Permitting and Planning developed new regulations requiring Erosion and Sediment Control Plan for people doing construction on their property. This includes people who want to: Build a home Create a home addition Develop a [amazon_textlink asin=’0764318365′ text=’retaining wall’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’e1b689ee-a227-11e7-98fb-dfa05a704724′] Grade their land Install a driveway or sidewalk Install an in […]

Hawaii Building Permit ePlan Submittal

4 Things to Consider When Getting Your Hawaii Building Permit

It’s been heard by everyone about acquiring a building permit in [amazon_textlink asin=’0966625366′ text=’Hawaii’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’b74e4dcd-9fc7-11e7-bf24-9b2c5566533b’] and horror stories abound. You hear that there was another hoop to jump through or how it took so long. But with a little forethought the procedure you can avoid many of the hassles and it doesn’t have to […]