Lachine : Permits and Regulations | Floor Sanding and Renovation

Lachine : Permits and Regulations | Floor Sanding and Renovation

Practical Guide for Floor Renovations in Lachine

Local Regulations and Useful Tips

Minor Renovations: What You Need to Know

In Lachine, part of the charm of your home lies in its ability to evolve with your tastes and needs. At Plancher Deluxe, we understand that every detail is crucial in transforming your space. Fortunately, for minor aesthetic works, simplicity is key: no permit is required for changes such as:

  • Floor covering replacement: Whether you choose a cozy carpet or an elegant floor, no permit is required.
  • Wall painting: Refresh your rooms with new colors without administrative hassle.
  • Cabinet renewal: Breathe new life into your kitchen or bathroom.
  • Countertop replacement: Modernize your space with style.
  • Sink or bath change: Enhance your comfort without complications.

When is a Permit Necessary?

However, it's crucial to note that more significant works require a different approach. A permit becomes essential if your renovation projects:

  • Affect the foundations: Safety first.
  • Alter the structure of the dwelling: For major changes, caution is paramount.
  • Increase the floor area: Expanding your space involves specific procedures.

Your Role in the Compliance Process

At Plancher Deluxe, we are here to guide you at every step. However, it's important to emphasize that the responsibility to ensure compliance with local regulations and to obtain neighbors' agreement, if necessary, falls on you, our valued customers. While we are always available to assist and advise you, the process of obtaining permits and verifying compliance must be initiated by you. We assure you of our support in these steps, while respecting the roles and responsibilities of each party.

How Can Plancher Deluxe Assist You?

  • Expert Advice: Our team has in-depth knowledge of local regulations and flooring trends.
  • Personalized Support: We guide you through flooring options and administrative procedures.
  • Quality and Professionalism: Our work reflects our commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.


In Lachine, transforming your home with floor renovations is both simple and exciting. At Plancher Deluxe, we are dedicated to making this process as smooth and enjoyable as possible, while ensuring compliance and respect for regulations. Together, let's create the space of your dreams, with peace of mind.


This section has been prepared solely for the convenience of the reader and has no official or legal value. No warranty is offered as to the accuracy of the text. For all legal purposes, the reader should consult the official version of the by-law and each of its amendments or obtain a copy by contacting the City's clerk office.

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