Local code enforcement shut the job down.I have a painting permit.
" I was accused of aiding and abetting unlicensed contractor. "
State, Local, and Municipal Law Attorney
The State of Florida does not require a license for painting contractors. However, Monroe County, which I assume is where you are from, does require painters to have a license. I briefly looked over the sections in the Monroe County Code of Ordinances that deal with buildings and construction, and it appears that you will need to hire a licensed painter to do the work on your house.
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