Building Inspections

Building inspections shall meet the requirements of the 2015 International Building Code, as amended. The provisions of this code shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, maintenance, removal and demolition of every building or structure or any appurtenances connected or attached to such buildings or structures.

Exception: Detached one and two-family dwellings and multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) not more than three stories above grade plane in height with a separate means of egress and their accessory structures shall comply with the 2015 International Residential Code, as amended by PA UCC.

PA UCC Required Inspections (including, but not limited to):

  • Footer
  • Foundation
  • Framing & Masonry
  • Wallboard
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Final