A municipal re-roofing affidavit is necessary when a home owner has permitted and are re-roofing their home on their own. In these cases, the home owner is required to have a licensed contractor verify the installation was done in accordance with the requirements for Roof Deck Attachment per Florida Existing Building Code (FEBC) 708.7.1, Secondary Water Barrier per FEBC 708.7.2 and Roof to Wall Connections per FEBC 708.8. The affidavit is required to be signed and notarized by a licensed contractor or inspector.
$250 – 45 to 90 minutes on-site
Minimum conditions required for Inspection;
- Roof deck must be re-nailed in accordance with Florida Building Code (current edition);
- Roof must be dried-in in accordance with Florida Building Code and manufacturer’s specifications;
- Attic space must be clear and available for inspections;
- Person responsible for installation must be present at time of inspection.
Failure to meet these conditions will result in a $75 re-inspection fee.