The contractor MUST obtain the building permit.
The contractor MUST have a city of Kingsport business license; you may apply at City Hall, 225 W Center Street, (423) 229-9418.
The contractor MUST provide proof of workmanâ€™s compensation insurance.
For jobs valued over $25,000 (labor and materials) the contractor MUST have a state of Tennessee contractorâ€™s license.
Permit fees are based on total job cost (labor and materials). The fees are calculated as:
$20 for the first $2,000 — $4.50 per additional thousand
Drip edge IS required per ICC 2012 IRC:
R905.2.8.5 Drip edge. A drip edge shall be provided at eaves and gables of shingle roofs.
All roofs WILL be inspected. Please call (423) 229-9393 the day the work begins, an inspector will visit the job site that afternoon to inspect the work in progress.