Types of Building Inspections

Inspections are required after obtaining building, electrical, plumbing, or mechanical permits. There are four types of building inspections required in new construction. They are:

  • Footing inspections
  • Foundation inspections
  • Framing / insulation inspections
  • Final inspections, which vary due to types of construction

Schedule an Inspection

Submit all inspection requests directly through the City of Azle's permit review and inspection company, SAFEbuilt.

Schedule My Inspection - Use this link to schedule your inspection directly through SAFEbuilt's online portal.

Alternatively, you may also call 940-521-0470 or email SAFEbuilt to schedule an inspection.

Inspections must be requested no later than 4:00 pm the business day prior to needing the inspection.


Please provide the following information to expedite the process:

  • Name of the contractor
  • Type of inspection
  • Permit number
  • Proper address

After an inspection has been completed, a tag will be left on the premises stating whether subject inspection was approved or disapproved. These tags are usually placed around the entry way.