REMOVE STOP WORK ORDER VIOLATIONS

Avoiding Fines by Remedying Illegal Basements in NY

Do you have an illegal basement apartment in NYC? If you do, you are not alone. The practice is fairly common, but that does not make it acceptable with the Department of Buildings. In fact, it only takes one phone call from an anonymous concerned neighbor, and you could receive a notice

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How You Could End Up With a Gas Company Violation

As a building owner or landlord, the condition of your gas pipes matters. Having leaking, corroded, damaged and improperly installed gas lines can lead to catastrophic consequences for the occupants of your building as well as the structure. It can also lead to National Grid Shutdowns and gas utility company

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Illegal Bathroom Fixture Violations in NYC

Illegal Bathroom Fixture Violations in NYC  The Department of Buildings in New York City is fairly strict when it comes to below grade habitable spaces that may be turned into an apartment or a fully functional living space, and it starts with the definitions of cellar and basement. A cellar is considered to be

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DOB Plumbing Violations Removal

Have you recently received a DOB plumbing violation? If you have, John Farr can help. He is a licensed master plumber that specializes in removing DOB violations from all types of buildings in NYC, including homes, businesses and multi-unit tenant buildings.? Understanding What Triggers NYC Department of Buildings Plumbing Violations

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Cellar Violations Removal

With NYC rentals being so high many people are looking for basement apartments , landlords are seeking to increase their revenue by maximizing their building space. However, it’s important to make sure your apartment is legal. According to an article in Business Insider, more than 300,000 residents live in illegal basement conversions, and if you are the owner of one of those

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