Basements

Application Prerequisites
When remodeling your basement a permit is required. You will also need two sets of drawings showing the following:
  • Wall Construction, including lumber, spacing, drywall, etc.
  • Layout of basement showing location of partitions, furnace, windows, etc.
  • Identification of all rooms including bedrooms, office, laundry room, etc.
  • Electrical layout for all outlets, lighting, etc.
  • Bathroom layout and venting, if applicable
For additional information on construction requirements please see the basement remodel requirement information.

Permit applications:
  • Building
  • Zoning
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Mechanical
Inspections Required
  • A rough inspection is required before drywall is installed.
  • Final inspections are required when the work is complete.
  • Please submit an inspection request before 4 pm the previous work day prior to the date you are requesting the inspection for.
  • Inspection requests are not taken over the phone.