Are Used Modular Buildings allowed for Commercial Use?

Yes. Existing industrialized buildings that are being renovated, moved, or changed in occupancy are required to go through the re-manufacture process as required by the Department of Community Affairs. The Re0-manufacture program requires that an industrial building be brought into “substantial” compliance with current codes. The re-manufacture process requires that an existing industrialized building be:

  • 1.) Inspected by a Third Party - Click Here
  • 2.) New plans drawn to bring the building into substantial compliance.
  • 3.) The building is to be inspected by the third party to ensure the modifications were completed by the contractor. Once the building is approved, it will be issued the new DCA Re-Manufacture Insignia to be placed on the building. Please call (706) 312-5050 to request a plan examiner e-mail you the DCA approved list of third party inspectors and explain the process in more detail.

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1. I need an Emergency After-Hours Inspection.
2. When Do I Need A Permit?
3. What work is exempt from permit?
4. What Codes Have Been Adopted that Govern Construction, Repairs, And Renovations?
5. How do I request an inspection online?
6. How do I check the status of an inspection?
7. What Determines The Cost Of My Permit?
8. What are the top reasons for a failed inspection?
9. What Are The Requirements For New Commercial Construction Permits?
10. What Are The Requirement For New Residential Construction?
11. How Long Is My Permit Good For?
12. If I Hire A Contractor, Who Buys The Permit?
13. What Type Of Inspections Can Be Faxed?
14. What Type Of Permits Requests Can Be Faxed?
15. What Are The Historic Districts Recognized By Augusta Richmond County?
16. If the job site is within the Historic District, what are the requirements?
17. What Are The Requirements For The Issuance Of A Certificate Of Occupancy/Letters of Completion?
18. Who can obtain a permit?
19. What are the requirements for a homeowner’s permit?
20. Can I Work On My Rental Property?
21. What Type Of Remodeling Job Should Not Be Done By A Homeowner?
22. How do I obtain a license to run a business from my home?
23. Can I use a modular building for a commercial occupancy?
24. Can I move a manufactured home into Augusta Richmond County?
25. Are Used Modular Buildings allowed for Commercial Use?
26. Do I need a permit to repair foundation settlement?
27. Are Special Inspections required?
28. Is a permit required to construct a shed on my residential property?
29. Is a permit required for solar panels?
30. Is a drip edge required when installing a new roof, or re-roofing a building?