Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What are the building design criteria for the City of Bluffdale?

A: Snowload - 30 lbs. per square foot

Ground Snowload - 43 lbs. per square foot

Frost Depth - 30 inches from bottom of footing

Wind Speed - 115 mph, Exposure C

Q: How much will my permit cost?

A: New Single Family Homes typically have a permit cost that ranges from $20,000-$24,000, depending on the size.

Q: What kinds of inspections are required for new residences?

A: Footing, Foundation, Underground Plumbing and Mechanical, Four-Way (Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Framing), Insulation, Weather Barrier, and Final.