Requesting Inspections
The Community Development Department requires inspections to ensure code compliance. A minimum of 24 hour notice is required to schedule an inspection. The contractor or owner may schedule inspections either by contacting us at 847-506-6030 or by using our online Inspection Request Form

Inspection Requirements

Type Footing / Foundation
Pre-Pour Post Holes
Rough Plumbing
Rough Electrical
Rough Framing
Wire Rough Mechanical
Midway Rough Insulation Final
Addition or Attached Garage
X X   X X X X X   X X
Cleanout         X           X
Deck   X X X             X
Detached Garage
X X   X   X         X
Driveway   X                 X
Fence     X               X
Furnace and Air Conditioning
Lawn Sprinkler
Patio   X                 X
Remodeling       X X X X X   X X
Roofing                 X   X
Service Walks
  X                 X
Sheds X X                 X
Siding                 X   X
Swimming Pools
          X         X
Windows                 X   X

The above list of inspections is not all-inclusive. Your project may require different inspections at different times. Call Community Development with questions about what kinds of inspections your project will need.

Additional Inspections

Additional inspections may be required depending on the design and type of work. Please check with the Community Development Department if you have any questions or concerns. Projects requiring extra reinspections may incur additional inspection fees.