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Information Packet - Recertification Inspections

Recertification inspections are inspections performed to recertify a portable industrialized building that has been altered after the buildings are labeled for Texas and shipped by the manufacturer.

See alteration inspections for inspections performed of alterations to industrialized housing and permanent industrialized buildings.

Recertification inspections are performed by third party inspectors registered with TDLR and approved by the Texas Industrialized Building Code Council.

List of third party inspectors and inspection agencies

The procedures and inspection forms necessary to perform these inspections follow.

Occupations Code, Chapter 1202, Industrialized Housing and Buildings Law.

The Chapter 70 rules governing Industrialized Housing and Buildings.

The "Recertification Procedures" – This document describes the procedures to be followed when altering and recertifying a portable industrialized building for the Texas IHB program. Reference section 70.72 of the rules governing industrialized housing and buildings.

Inspections are documented on the following report forms and are available in both Word and Acrobat PDF formats.

Alteration Inspection Record Summary, Form #058ihb

Alteration Inspection Deviation Report Form, Form #059ihb

Alteration decals are attached by the third party inspector to each unit altered upon successful completion of the final inspection. The decals are evidence that the building has been recertified under the Texas IHB program. The decals are purchased by the industrialized builder or alteration permit holder responsible for the alterations. Use "Request and Payment for Alteration Decals, Form #056ihb" to purchase alteration decals from the Department.