|Maintenance and Routine Projects||This form includes painting, roof replacement/repair, fence, landscaping, sidewalk or driveway, and window replacement. If your project includes adding square footage to your home, please use the form for Major Renovation.|
|Construction Application – Major Projects||For a major renovation on your property. This includes adding on square footage, by expanding the first floor, adding on a 2nd story, adding a room over the garage, and other similar large projects. Similar work on a smaller scale may be submitted using the form for Routine Projects.|
|Demolition Application||Submission is required in advance of demolition of a structure on your property. This includes the primary residence, garage, accessory buildings or filling in of a pool.|
|New Home Construction Packet|
|Impervious Coverage Calculation Worksheet|
All exterior work done on your property requires written approval before the work begins. This includes painting (even if the same color), roof repair or replacement, fences, sidewalk and driveway replacement, patio or deck, window replacement, installation or renovation of a pool, accessory building, addition of living space, and construction of a new home.
Projects that do not require approval:
- interior renovations
- foundation repair
- installation or repair of a sprinkler system
- repair of sewer system
- air conditioning/heating/plumbing repairs
- repair of leaks or replastering of an existing pool (as long as no other work is being done)
- minor landscaping (maintenance or replacement plantings)
Direct any questions to the architectural services coordinator at the MCIA Office at (713) 729-2167 or email the office. If you have more extensive questions, schedule an appointment with the office using the button above to ensure we have set aside enough time to discuss your issue with you.