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The nyc.gov website is impossible to navigate. Where do I go to look for permit requirements for planting a tree in my front yard? tia

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We recently moved nearby an empty section that is fenced off. There is a padlocked gate. "Active Driveway" has been spray painted on the gate....

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I want to patch up one of my basement stone walls. The stones are starting to powder after 100yrs. What is the best type of masonry...

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Does anyone have any recommendations for a structural contractor? Some of the brick supports in my basement are starting to crack and dissolve. I...

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    I have just replaced my thermostat from what looks like the 50's. It has two huge mercury tubes in it. How do I safely dispose of...

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    We just moved into an aptmt and i need someone to put up child safety window bars (not sure of their exact name). ...

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    We will be doing some minor renovations soon and Im starting my research. What's the standard (recommended) % deposit for contractors? I know it...

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    New first time brownstone owner here. Now that we've dealt with the joys of purchase we now have to quickly switch to the joys of...

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    Business up front, party in the back Carroll btw Hoyt and Bond

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    We're going have our asbestos insulation around the basement water pipes removed. What is the best alternative to replace it? I've heard PVA, fiberglass, insulating...