Renovations

Bath & Kitchen Renovation Instructions



  1. Need a copy of contractor’s current Home Improvement card.
  2. Need three (3) sets of building plans. All drawings must be signed by
    homeowner and include their name and address unless plans are drawn
    by a New Jersey licensed design professional.
  3. Need homeowner’s plan certification section of application completed
    unless plans are drawn by a New Jersey licensed design professional.
  4. Need to fill out applicable sub-code sections. Contractors must sign
    applications and electric and plumbing sub-code sections must have
    contractor’s raised seal.
  5. Include wiring diagram for electrical work (receptacles, switches,
    devices)
  6. A plumbing riser diagram is required only if any of the fixtures (sink,
    dishwasher, tub) are being relocated or piping is being replaced or
    installed.
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Basement Renovation Instructions



  1. Need a copy of contractor’s current Home Improvement card.
  2. Need three (3) sets of building plans. All drawings must be signed by
    homeowner and include their name & address unless plans are drawn by a
    New Jersey licensed design professional.
  3. Need homeowner’s plan certification section of application completed
    unless plans are drawn by a New Jersey licensed design professional.
  4. Need to fill out applicable sub-code sections. Contractors must sign
    applications and electric and plumbing sub-code sections must have
    contractor’s raised seal.
  5. Include wiring diagram for electrical work (receptacles, switches, devices)
  6. Provide framing detail.
  7. Show wired smoke detector and carbon monoxide detector locations
    proposed on the floor plan.
  8. Specify the use of the new space and label plan accordingly (playroom,
    laundry, office, etc.)
  9. If bath or any other plumbing (sink for wet bar) is proposed a plumbing
    riser diagram is required.
  10. Must fire block perimeter.
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  1. Building Construction

    Physical Address
    50 Kings Road
    Madison, NJ 07940

    Phone: 973-593-3064
    Fax: 973-593-4955

    Hours
    Main Office
    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Building Inspections
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Plumbing Inspections
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Monday & Wednesday
    11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Electrical Inspections
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Tuesday & Thursday
    2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Fire Inspections
    Monday - Friday
    9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.