Scheduling Inspections

If an application is approved, or when additional inspections are required, you may call the Building Department with your request during normal business hours at 248-733-3700. Please have your permit numbers ready when requesting an inspection.

Plumbing, Mechanical, Building and Electrical inspections are performed on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

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

About the Building Inspector

The building inspector enforces the Zoning Ordinance and assists the Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals.


  • Randy McClure - Conducts building inspections
  • Brian Claycomb - Assists with mechanical inspections
  • Tom Katich - Assists with plumbing inspections
  • Nick Schaefer - Electrical inspections


For more information, contact the Building Department at 248-733-3700.