Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect in Jefferson Hills Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect, a Building Inspector, at Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills PA.


Name
Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect
Address
925 Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills, Pennsylvania, 15025
Phone
412-655-7760
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect

The Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect, located in Jefferson Hills, PA, ensures that building construction complies with Jefferson Hills building codes and regulations. These building codes establish standards for constructing buildings, including design requirements, building material specifications, parking requirements, trade regulations for electrical and plumbing work, and natural disaster resistance. The Building Inspector also oversees inspections to ensure buildings meet code. The Building Inspector, sometimes called the Building Official, often works in the Jefferson Hills Building Department.

You may contact the Building Inspector for questions about:
  • Jefferson Hills building inspections
  • Building codes and violations in Jefferson Hills, PA
  • Building permits and permitting process
  • The building inspection process
  • Filing a complaint about safety violations
  • Building, elevator, and fire code compliance in Pennsylvania
Building Permits and the Permitting Process

Before beginning a construction or renovation project in Jefferson Hills, the Building Inspector must approve the building plan and issue any required permits. These include construction, relocation, and demolition permits, which often require an inspection of the construction plan or site. The Building Inspector keeps records on permits, which may be available to the public.

Jefferson Hills Construction & Plan Inspections

The Jefferson Hills Building Inspector inspects new construction, renovations, and remodels. At the start of a project, the Building Inspector approves building plans and blueprints to ensure compliance with Allegheny County and Pennsylvania building codes. The Building Inspector also monitors and inspects projects to ensure they follow approved plans and meet building code requirements. Inspections include mechanical, plumbing, and electrical inspections. Non-compliant projects can receive a building code violation notice from the Building Inspector, which may include a stop work order. At the conclusion of a project, the Building Inspector conducts a final inspection and issues an occupancy permit.

Jefferson Hills Building Inspections

In addition to conducting inspections on construction, the Building Inspector also reviews existing structures in Jefferson Hills to verify they meet occupancy requirements in the case of damage from a fire, a natural disaster, or an accident. The Building Inspector also oversees elevator inspections to monitor compliance with local code. In the case of a complaint or referral from Jefferson Hills law enforcement, the Allegheny County Building Inspector conducts inspections of suspected safety violations. Contact the Building Inspector for more information about filing a complaint for suspected code violations.

Fire Inspections

In Allegheny County, the Building Inspector works with Fire Inspectors to ensure compliance with local fire codes. Fire inspections determine whether new construction meets code and also evaluates buildings after a fire causes damage.

Contact the Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect

You may contact the Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect by calling 412-655-7760, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Jefferson Hills Borough Building Inspect, 925 Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills, Pennsylvania, 15025.


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