Inspection Request Process
Inspection requests for work done on permitted projects must be requested through the online Request an Inspection system.
Inspections shall be requested and received by the department no later than 6:00 am. Any Inspection received after 6:00 am will be performed the next business day. Emergency inspections will be given priority at the determination of the Chief Building Official.
The following information is required in order to schedule an inspection:
- Building permit number
- Type of inspection
- Physical address of property to be inspected and subdivision name
- Builders name and contact information
The following are inspections required by the City of Schertz. The number and order of inspections may vary based on the extent and type of project.
If re-inspections have been called for and the second inspection revealed the original turn down items have not been corrected in part or whole, a seventy-two (72) hour notice of inspection shall be required before another re-inspection will be conducted.
Types of Inspections
- Construction Loop
- Soil Pipe In or Under Slab
- Copper Pipe In or Under Slab
- Underground Electric
- Finish Wiring/TOPS
- Rough Plumbing
- Heating & Air Conditioning
- Water Line
- Sewer Line
- Top Out Plumbing
- Rough Electric Wiring
- Insulation - Duct Blaster Test
- Roof Felt
- Irrigation-landscaping-backflow letter
- Driveways-Sidewalks-Flatwork, Etc.
- Building Certificate of Occupancy
- Energy Efficiency Blower Door Certficiation
- Engineer Letters
- Rough Grade
- Post Tension
- PTI Inspector
- Concrete Cure
- Final Acceptance (on site)
- Soils Report / Location Survey
- Final Survey / Grade
WATER METER SET REQUEST
To ensure that water meter set requests are received and completed in a timely manner please follow the procedure laid out in the Meter Set Request instructions document. If you have questions please contact Utility Billing at 210-619-1100.
1400 Schertz Parkway
Schertz, TX 78154
Phone: 210-619-1750Fax: 210-619-1769
Gil DurantChief Building OfficialPhone: 210-619-1762
Armando AlcalaBuilding InspectorPhone: 210-619-1761
Jim BruceBuilding InspectorPhone: 210-619-1763
Waylin CarawayBuilding InspectorPhone: 210-619-1767
Carl QuastBuilding InspectorPhone: 210-619-1764
Erin NoahBuilding InspectorPhone: 210-619-1765