Inspections

Scheduling Inspections
If an application is approved, or when additional inspections are required, inspection requests may be faxed 24 hours a day to the Building Department at 248-651-2624. You may also call the Building Department with your request during normal business hours at 248-651-9061. Please have your permit numbers ready when requesting an inspection.

Plumbing inspections and mechanical inspections are performed Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Electrical inspections are performed Monday through Thursday.

Required Inspections
Inspections are required for:
  • Final building
  • Final grade (as-built grade certification required)
  • Final plumbing, heating, and electrical inspections
  • Footing and drainage systems inspections prior to back-fill
  • Insulation
  • Rough building prior to covering
  • Rough electrical
  • Rough heating
  • Rough plumbing
  • Spread or trench footings