Building Inspections

After a Building Permit is issued, the project is inspected at various stages of construction.

Types of Inspections
Some of the more common building inspections are:
  • Footings and Setbacks
  • Drain Tile
  • Damp Proofing Foundation
  • Underground
    • Plumbing
    • Heating
    • Electrical
  • Rough Inspections
    • Carpentry
    • Masonry
    • Electrical
    • Plumbing
    • Heating/Air
  • Insulation
  • Building Final Certificate of Occupancy (C/O) Inspection
Schedule Inspections
To schedule inspections, please contact the Planning, Building and Development office at 847-377-2600 at least 24 hours in advance. For footing and/or setback inspection, please call four (4) hours in advance.

Inspections may be required by other agencies. For example, sewer, water, gas or electric utilities may require their own inspections.