Information For Building in Burnet County
Do I need a building permit?
Yes, you will need a building permit to build a new home in Burnet County. Your permit application must also include an On-Site Sewage Facility Application if you are going to need a septic system. A 9-1-1 address must be established for your land before any application can be submitted.
Can Tilson Homes file the building permit for me?
How do I apply for a 911 address in Burnet County?
You can find instructions for obtaining your 9-1-1 address on the county website.
Who should I talk to about connecting electricity?
For electrical set up on their land, most of our customers choose Pedernales Electric Cooperative.
How do I get water on my property?
In Burnet County, we see all kinds of water supplies. Some areas have county water while others have individual or neighborhood wells. If you’re unsure about what is available for you land, it’s best to ask your future neighbors.
What Climate Zone is Burnet County?
The International Energy Conservation Code classifies Burnet County as Climate Zone 3.
Design Center Near Burnet County
Our experienced sales counselors welcome the opportunity to help you through the process of building the home of your dreams. We invite you to visit and tour our model homes at the sales park, the San Gabriel and the Driftwood.
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