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Washtenaw County Building Department enforces the 2015 Michigan Mechanical Code. Inspections include:
*Trade inspections can be done in conjunction with another inspection on the same permit without an extra fee. For example, more than one inspection can be performed per trip and the cost will be the same as one inspection. The fee is charged per trip.
**Most manufactured homes only need final inspections, because they have been approved at the factory. Exception: Work to the manufactured unit that has been field installed and will be covered must have a rough inspection, including field installed gas lines.
***If you have a mechanical fireplace, the insulation in the chase and its method of attachment must be inspected by the Building Inspector. Do not cover, even if you have an approval from the Mechanical Inspector - that approval is only for the mechanical installation!
The following violations are often found: