Skip Nav Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety cautions concerning the necessity and possible requirement of a permit to be pulled when you are making any significant structural change to your home, whether adding or moving or renovating. There may be many pitfalls to not pulling a permit, including fines, having to do the work over again and the possibility of lack of insurance coverage. Another issue we see is work being done by an unqualified electrician who doesn’t do the work up to code, which leads to violations and possible fire hazards. Included in this article are Angie’s List Tips that show you what you can do to ensure a proper and safe job well done. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner, no matter what change you make! Special Thanks to WNDU.com, to Angie’s List and to Terry McFadden for the article, Angie’s List: Permits for Building.