What is the general inspection checklist for Foundations? (Can be inspected by a 3rd Party.)
  • Is your foundation sitting in the center of your footing? Is it meeting minimum projection requirements (minimum 2” on all side)? 
  • Does the footprint of your foundation match what is on your approved plans? 
  • Does your reinforcement match what is on your approved plans or what is called for in VRC for unbalanced backfill (table 404.1.1 for masonry foundations or 404.1.2 for poured concrete)? 
  • Are your sill plate anchors spaced maximum 6 ft apart and 12” from ends of planks? 
  • Are spread footers placed correctly per approved plans? 
  • Is the top run of masonry block filled solid before stepping-down (10” block to 8” block, the top row of 10” block must be filled solid with mortar)? 
  • If using a conditioned crawlspace, a basement, or a slab, do you have your radon vent present? 

*If using a 3rd party inspector, the following conditions apply: 

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1. Do I need an inspection?
2. Do I need to be present for every inspection?
3. What is the general inspection checklist for Erosion and Sediment Control (E&S)?
4. What is the general inspection checklist for Footings? (Can be inspected by a 3rd Party.)
5. What is the general inspection checklist for Foundations? (Can be inspected by a 3rd Party.)
6. What is the general inspection checklist for Groundworks? (Can be inspected by a 3rd party, but must be approved by the Building Official.)
7. What is the general inspection checklist for Slabs? (Can be inspected by a 3rd party.)
8. What is the general inspection checklist for Drain Tile/Waterproofing? (Can be inspected by a 3rd party.)
9. What is the general inspection checklist for Framing? (Framing and all Rough-In Inspections can be inspected at the same time.)
10. What is the general inspection checklist for Plumbing Rough-Ins?
11. What is the general inspection checklist for Electrical Rough-Ins?
12. What is the general inspection checklist for Mechanical Rough-Ins?
13. What is the general inspection checklist for Permanent Service?
14. What is the general inspection checklist for Insulation?
15. What is the general inspection checklist for Building Final?
16. What is the general inspection checklist for Deck Framing?
17. What is the general inspection checklist for Deck Final?