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    Welcome to Lake County, Ohio

    The Lake County Building Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the applicable State of Ohio Building codes for residential, commercial, and industrial construction in its Jurisdiction.  These Building Codes provide the department's inspectors with guidelines to help ensure the health and welfare of the residents. Certified by the State of Ohio, the Building Department provides Plan Reviews, Inspection Services, and Building, Electrical, Mechanical and Fire Protection Code information.      

    ADMINISTRATION & STANDARDS

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    INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS

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    THE 2013 RESIDENTIAL CODE OF OHIO (RCO)

    for One-, Two-, and Three-Family Dwellings will be in effect on January 1, 2013

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    CONTACT US at:
    TEL:  440-350-2636     440-918-2636
    1-800-899-LAKE (5253)  Ext. 2636
    FAX:  440-350-2660

    or MAIL to:
    Lake County Building Department
    27 Woodland Road
    Painesville OH 44077​

    Map and Directions to the Lake County Building Department

    OFFICE HOURS
    MONDAY - FRIDAY

    8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    CLOSED FOR LUNCH
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


    Jerry Flanik, CBO, LEED AP BD+C, Chief Building Official - email  x104
    Larry Brown, CBO, State Certified Building/Electrical Inspector -
    email x108
    Patrick Barnes, State Certified Building/Electrical Inspector - email x109
    Jim Novak, State Certified Building/Electrical Inspector - email  x107
    Jeff Rettberg, State Certified Building Inspector
    Gloria House, LEED AP BD+C, CFM, Building Permit/Inspect Coordinator - email x101


    Date last updated SEPTEMBER 18, 2014  6:50 p.m.