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Big Island Hawaii Home Remodeling Resources

How to Start Your Improvement Project on the Big Island, Hawaii

1) Before you begin a major project, check for local zoning and safety restrictions:
Big Island Planning Department

2) Find out about any available local home improvement incentives and programs:
Hawaii HUD Home & Communities

3) Check to see if your improvements qualify for US tax credits or incentives:
Tax Credits for Energy-Saving Improvements

4) Get free estimates from local prescreened contractors: 
Prescreened Local Contractors

5) Find out whether your project will require permits: 
Big Island Hawaii Building Permits

6) Check the records of contractors you're considering:
Big Island Hawaii Better Business Bureau


A Closer Look at the Big Island, Hawaii

Geographic and weather concerns that may impact building and design: Tsunami, Heavy Rainfall, Winds

Elevation: Sea Level - 13,796 ft.
Population: 185,079
Average Temperature: 77 degrees F
Average Rainfall: 30-200 inches/year depending on location.

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