A plat of survey is required, with the deck drawn to scale.
Postholes must be at least 42 inches deep and minimum 8 inches in diameter (deck without roof). For a deck with a roof, the post holes must be a minimum of 12 inches in diameter. Posts to be on top of pier.
Three inspections are required: post hole, rough frame, and final. Rough frame and final can be done at the same time if deck is 24 inches or more above grade. You do not need to be home, as long as the inspector can access the deck.
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