What is the general inspection checklist for Insulation?
  • Are all plumbing located in outside of the building, non-conditioned attics, crawlspaces, exterior walls, or any other location subjected to freezing temperatures, protected from freezing by insulation, heat, or both? 
  • Are there proper R-Value insulation installed (R15 in exterior walls, R19 in floors, R38 in ceilings, R13 in basement cement walls) 
  • Are framed basement walls fireblocked every 10ft? 
  • Are ALL penetrations through top and bottom plate and to the exterior sealed/fireblocked? 
  • Are the seams in the top and bottom plates sealed? 
  • Are the U-values of windows .35 or better? 
  • Is the insulation cut to sandwich pipes and wires in walls? 
  • Is the annular space between framing and windows sealed? 
  • If using spray foam, have you sent in the certificate provided by the installer to the Building Department? 

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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?