Inspections

Types of Buildings

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

The inspection number to call is 817-444-5176.

Inspection requests made before 5:00 p.m. will be scheduled for the next business day.

Recommendations

It is recommended that when requesting inspections, the following information be furnished to expedite the inspection 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.

To check on the status of an inspection, please call (817) 444-4128.