New Requirements

 
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01/13/20

Notice for New Inspection Process. See Notice Of New Inspection Process for complete details.

01/06/20

Fire Separation Requirements for Townhouses and Duplexes. See Fire Separation Requirements for Townhouses and Duplexes for complete details.

12/18/19

Foundation set-back inspections required for all projects utilizing an engineering company to perform footing inspections. See Foundation Set-Back Inspections Memo for complete details.

05/01/19

Additions to an existing dwelling with an automatic sprinkler system require the system be extended into the new areas.

04/11/19

UL rated firewall details for townhouses must be stamped by an Architect or Engineer.

02/28/19

Pole buildings with trusses over a 4:12 pitch and/or room trusses will require truss specs and beam calcs for engineered carriers at time of submittal. If using dimensional lumber, plans must be stamped by an architect or engineer.

02/07/19

A connection/track inspection is required for pre-engineered sunrooms before the framing inspection.

02/05/19

Any addition that involves changes to electric will be required to bring smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors up to code.

12/4/18

2-hour firewalls on town houses must extend the full length of the wall, even when there is open air on the other side. Per State Fire Marshal.

12/03/18

When adding a room, deck, or screen porch to a townhouse, a 2-hour fire wall is required between units even if there is open air on the other side. Per State Fire Marshal.

12/03/18

Pole buildings with a full second story, must have the second-floor joist connection sealed by an architect or engineer.

11/29/18

RES Checks should NOT show blown insulation as continuous.