If the requestor would like to receive an estimate for the alteration, in FixIt please select ‘Estimate Requested’  from the problem code options. Provide as much detail as possible. The Facilities Services Planner/Estimator will review the request and may contact you for additional information. Once all information is obtained, you should receive your estimate within 5 business days.

Some projects may also require the use of a permit from the District of Columbia Goverment. These permits can takes days or weeks or months to obtain, so advance planning and notification with Facilities Services is crucial. Costs involved with permitting process are paid for by the requestor. An estimate can of your project will include the cost of the permit.