used mobile home minimum standards inspection report

USED MOBILE HOME
MINIMUM STANDARDS
INSPECTION REPORT
Office of Planning and Development
Building Division
www.polk-county.net
330 W. Church St.
P.O. Box 9005, Drawer GM02
Bartow, FL 33831-9005
(863)534-6080
Fax 863-534-6016
Applicant Name __________________________________________ Make _______________________________
Date of Inspection _____________________________
Model ______________________________
Inspector Name ______________________________________
Tag Number
Type of Unit ___________________________________
HUD Label # _______________________
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COMPLIANCY
Fire Safety
__ Yes __ No
Approved, Listed smoke detector(s) shall be property located and installed, according to
manufacturer’s instructions, outside of each sleeping area.
__ Yes __ No
All homes manufactured after 1975 shall have an operable egress window or exterior door
located in each sleeping area with a minimum opening dimension of 22 inches.
Construction
__ Yes __ No
All floor, wall and roof systems shall be structurally sound, property secured, free of holes
and intact.
__ Yes __ No
Exterior doors, including sliding glass, shall be in good working order and have operable
locks. All missing or broken glass shall be provided.
__ Yes __ No
All windows and their operators shall be in good working condition. Missing or broken
glass shall be replaced and screens shall be provided.
__ Yes __ No
All interior and exterior finish shall be in good condition and properly secured in place.
__ Yes __ No
Bottomboard shall be rodent proofed throughout and sealed. Material used for repairs shall
be at least equivalent to the original.
__ Yes __ No
Insulation shall be in good condition and missing insulation shall be replaced.
__ Yes __ No
Where damage due to active water leaks is apparent, repairs shall be made.
__ Yes __ No
Over-the roof tie downs shall be free of damage.
__ Yes __ No
Data plate shall indicated compliance with Wind Zone II and Climatic Zone 1
requirements.
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Electric
__ Yes __ No
The electrical system shall be complete and any hazardous conditions shall be corrected.
__ Yes __ No
Distribution panel board shall be properly installed, complete with required breakers or
fuses and unused openings properly covered.
__ Yes __ No
All connections shall be tight and panels shall be accessible.
__ Yes __ No
A minimum six inch space shall be provided between the face of the distribution panel and
any easily ignitable materials..
__ Yes __ No
All electrical fixtures shall be properly installed, wired and supported.
__ Yes __ No
Aluminum conductors shall be connected to approved, listed devices
__ Yes __ No
Grounding conductors shall be properly secured to the correct location and/or connector on
fixtures or devices.
__ Yes __ No
Units with aluminum conductors shall require certification to these standards by a licensed
electrical contractor.
Plumbing
__ Yes __ No
The plumbing system shall include a bathroom which provides privacy and includes a
bathtub and/or shower, a toilet and a sink.
__ Yes __ No
The plumbing system shall include a kitchen sink and approved, operating hot water heater.
__ Yes __ No
All plumbing fixtures shall be securely attached, and in workable condition.
__ Yes __ No
All plumbing fixtures shall be properly vented and provided with approved, workable traps.
__ Yes __ No
The hot water heater shall have a relief valve with sufficient room to operate and a
minimum 3/4 inch discharge extended beneath the home.
__ Yes __ No
Drainage piping shall be complete, properly supported and not constitute a hazard.
__ Yes __ No
Water supply piping shall not be bent or kinked so as to retard flow and all fixtures shall be
connected.
HVAC
__ Yes __ No
All heating/cooling devices shall be properly installed and secured in place.
__ Yes __ No
If the heating system has been removed, drop outs shall be installed for connection of an
exterior system.
__ Yes __ No
Homes with central heating/cooling shall have an operable thermostat.
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__ Yes __ No
Air registers shall be operable.
__ Yes __ No
Ducts shall be in place, sealed and in good condition.
__ Yes __ No
Required gas furnace or water heater vents shall be properly installed and secured to the
appliance.
__ Yes __ No
Proper return air to heating and air conditioning units shall be provided
__ Yes __ No
Range hoods and bathroom exhaust fans shall be vented to the exterior.
__ Yes __ No
All gas appliances shall be connected with an approved shut off valve in homes
manufactured after May 1975.
Repairs/Corrections Required:
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Permits Required:
___ Building
__ Electrical
___ Plumbing
__ Mechanical
__ Gas
Check if unit should be evaluated for demolition* _________and attach photographs.
*Cost of repairs equal to or greater than value of unit.
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Building Division
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