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 […]

Construction owner-builder with a tool belt over new house background.

What are the Risks & Responsibilities of Being an Owner-Builder in Hawaii?

  Construction costs are soaring across the country, but Hawaii remains one of the most expensive places to build or add to an existing home. Becoming an owner-builder is a cost-saving solution some homeowners are actively considering in order to make their [amazon_textlink asin=’1401603521′ text=’dream home’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’9edacf5c-e67d-11e7-a534-9b22438b752d’] a reality. If you are thinking about […]

African American male and female couple lying on floor looking at architectural blueprints for their ADU

The Benefits of Building an ADU on Your Property

This entry is part 8 of 13 in the series Accessory Dwelling Unit

Owning a home in Hawaii is a wonderful experience. It allows you to build memories and make alterations however you choose to on your land. Many people will buy a single family home and make a number of small to extensive renovations like [amazon_textlink asin=’1561584827′ text=’remodeling the kitchen’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’a5e3e5ee-9efd-11e7-bb23-c5ef1967877b’], taking out interior walls between […]