Questions Often Asked

Since the tornado event May 22, 2019; and the hail storm event on March 27, 2020; we have had an unprecedented amount of roof damage in Jefferson City and the surrounding areas.  Some of the most often asked questions are answered below.  We will update the page as necessary.  If you have questions that are not listed below, please call 573-634-6410 and ask to speak with someone in the Building Regulations Division.


Does a re-roof require a building permit?

Is ice and water shield required by code?

How is ice and water shield applied?

What are the requirements for chimney crickets or saddles?

What are one and two family roof insulation requirements?

What are commercial roofing insulation requirements?

What submittals are required for commercial roofs?