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Old 08-08-2010, 05:22 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by GBR in WA View Post
The inspections have to follow the correct order, as per B.D. Usually: frame inspection (the windows are already in as the framer installs these); mechanical (HVAC)/ plumbing, electrical, etc.... Some builders schedule frame separate rather than same time as mech/plumb, easier on the inspector for trips made. After frame, you can install wrap to dry-in for electrical sub. Some areas sheath walls and paper/wrap gables only before electrical work.

Be safe, Gary

Around here in NJ you don't get a framing inspection until plumbing and electrical is done.


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Old 08-11-2010, 12:05 AM   #17
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Good catch, Joe. I should have said shear wall inspection...... Sorry for my confusion.

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