All posts tagged "license"
License and Building Permits
Some feel that a building permit is like calling the IRS to see if you owe any money. Not a good idea. But we have strong feelings in favor of permits and licenses. They protect us all...
- Posted May 11, 2014
Permits and Contractor Licensing Are There for You
A reader of our newspaper column writes: “I subscribe to the postulate that licensing is for the protection of those licensed — not the public. My 60-year-old house was built by my grandfather and uncle, no permits...
- Posted May 3, 2014
Licensing Debate, Consumer Protection
Question I subscribe to Milton Friedman’s postulate that licensing is for the protection of those licensed not the public. My 60-year-old house has finally developed a squeak in the floor and a sagging door. My grandfather built...
- Posted March 4, 2014