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Outdoor Living
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Outdoor Living

Outdoor Living solutions provided by Rogers & Smith is a licensed general contractor, dedicated to serving both the commercial and residential communities. Our philosophy is Simplicity.


To us, simplicity means time with your family, not with subcontractors; simplicity means enjoying your backyard for a lifetime, not orchestrating annual repairs; simplicity mean translating your sense of style into a sophisticated design, not selecting from cookie-cutter plans.


At Rogers & Smith Construction, we hire and train all our own craftsmen. Our in-house values mean we are in complete control of your job's quality and timing. We start when scheduled and finish when scheduled, all on budget and with superior quality. From concept to completion-simple.

Outdoor Living Previous Builds

Texas Permit Laws

Whether you're renovating your home or building a new commercial structure, you'll need to apply for a building permit to comply with state legal and safety standards. This is especially important if you ever think about trying to sell your home.

Texas Legal Building Code

Texas Local Government Code

Texas Occupations Code

Why Permits?

Permits allow local governments to keep communities safe and comply with state construction code law.

Permits Overview

A permit is required for numerous different building projects. Our team understands these codes and complete the necessary requirements to get your project finished. 


Projects Requiring Permits

A building permit is required for, but not limited to, the following:

  • New construction - commercial and residential
  • Renovations
  • Additions
  • Re-roofing
  • Signs
  • Swimming pools
  • Utility or storage building

Additional projects requiring permits.

Texas Building Permits

Building permits must be considered if you wish to have a county legal addition to enhance your living area. The processes keep you safe, the neighborhood residents safe, and it is a requirement to be approved if you ever need to sell your home. "Rogers & Smith Outdoor Living" handles all the necessary permits and requirements. 

Read for yourself.

Don't just take our word for it, even though you can. We encourage you to research on your own if you are at all hesitant. We're confident that you'll trust us even more if you do.