Required List of Inspections - East Haddam

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    Moodus, CT 06469
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    Required List of Inspections

    The Owner, Owner’s agent or Builder/Contractor is responsible for requesting inspections.  All new work must conform to the current Connecticut Building Codes.  It is the responsibility of the property owner to obtain permits and approvals prior to commencement of work.  Please call to schedule inspections 48 hours in advance so that we may fulfill your needs.  Please remember that permits must be issued prior to inspection, or inspection will not be conducted.  We may be contacted at 860-873-5024 or by email at building.dept@easthaddam.org.

    Required Building Department Inspections Form

    1. Footings with forms in place.  Including pier pads and rebar. (prior to concrete placement)
    2. Foundation Wall Rebar
    3. Waterproofing/Coating along with Footing and Curtain Drains
    4. Vapor Barrier for Concrete Slabs (6mil poly minimum)
    5. Temporary Electric Service (separate permit required)
    6. Structural Framing
    7. Roof - Ice & Water and plywood seam sealing 2015 IRC 905.1.  NEW
    8. Air Barrier Inspection Prior to Water Barrier Installation (Tyvek, Greenwarp, ect.)
    9. Insulation and Thermal Barrier on exterior walls for duct chases, showers, knee walls, etc.
    10. Water Supply, Gas Supply and Electrical Trenches and required markings
    11. Rough Heat and A/C-HVAC and Duct Blast and Blower Door Test
    12. Rough Plumbing
    13. Rough Electrical
    14. Fireplace, Chimney and Stove Pipe Inspections including inserts.(separate permit is required)
    15. Insulation (no insulation allowed in building before exterior is weather tight)
    16. Permanent Electrical Service
    17. Final Inspection for Certificate of Occupancy or Certificate of Approval

    Connecticut State Building Codes as of 10/01/2018
    2015        International Building Code w/2018 Connecticut State
                    Supplement Amendments
    2015        International Residential Code w/2018 Connecticut State Supplement
    2015        International Mechanical Code w/2018 Connecticut State Supplement and
                    Amendments
    2015        International Plumbing Code w/2018 Connecticut State Supplement and
                    Amendments
    2015        International Existing Building Code w/2018 Connecticut State
                    Supplement and Amendments
    2009        ANSI A117.1 Accessibility Codes
    2017        National Electrical Code
    2015        International Energy Code

    Amendments can be obtained by following the link to the Office of the State Building Inspector.

    Special Notes

    • NO BURYING OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, PER BUILDING OFFICIAL
    • NO BURNING OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, PER FIRE MARSHAL
    • 4” HOUSE NUMBERS ON MAILBOX AND HOME ARE REQUIRED AT FINAL INSPECTION

    Also contact Zoning at 860-873-5031
    Also contact Chatham Health District at 860-873-5101