Plumbing Information

Ralph and Beau's Top Twelve Plumbing Inspection Issues


  • Job not ready for inspection (work not complete).
  • No approved plans on site.
  • No hammer arrest on dishwasher or washer machine box.
  • No nail plates or stud shoes.
  • No sleeves on pipes through or under foundation walls.
  • No strapping at top wall plates where plates are over bored.
  • No temperature limiting device on whirlpool tubs.
  • No test on water or sewer.
  • Pipe penetrations in top or bottom wall plates are not fire stopped.
  • PVC used as drain piping on water heater overflow pan.
  • Required purple primer not on all PVC joints Street address not posted.