Water Heater Pros | Water Heater Independant Permit Service Available in Sacramento, California.
DO I NEED A PERMIT FOR SACRAMENTO, PLACER, YOLO COUNTY AREAS
If your home is located within Sacramento, Yolo or Placer cities Counties,YES PERMITS ARE REQUIRED, per (2013 CPC Section 502.1)
All permit fees are listed below, some areas do not require permits for water heater replacements, verify your area and zip code.
For faster installations, we offer an independent permit service to obtain your permit, for a flat fee of only $80 plus the cost of the permit and other associated fees.
WHY DO I NEED A PERMIT
An inspector is going to assure you, that the water heater was installed correctly and meets all local safety code requirements.
If the water heater was installed incorrectly by an unlicensed contractor and it causes flood damage or a fire inside the house your insurance company may deny your claim for damages.
CAN I GET MY OWN PERMIT
Yes, homeowners may obtain their own permits and schedule the inspection themselves. Permits must be obtained from your local city or county building department. After the permit has been issued, and after the work is completed an inspection per (2013 CPC Section 503.2) the completed work must be inspected.