After taking out a permit and starting work, you need to call for inspections. Inspectors need to see your work at different stages to make sure it is correct. Remember not to cover work before it's inspected.

You must call for the following inspections:

Building Permit Inspections

New Building or Addition

  1. Footing
  2. Framing (after making plumbing, heating, and electric runs but before covering anything up)
  3. Insulation (includes installed vapor retarder)
  4. Final


  1. Framing
  2. Final

Mechanical Permit Inspections

  1. Trench depth (for exterior trenches)
  2. Rough (making electrical, plumbing, and/or heating runs without fixtures or connected devices)
  3. Final (with connected devices)