Building Inspections for the City of Renton,WA - Lead Paint and Asbestos

Author: Pacific Northwest Inspections Group, LLC   Date: 27-May-2014.   Category: Asbestos   Add to Favorites 
City of Renton building demolition permit forms are available for download, click link at bottom of page.
Asbestos survey is required for ALL renovation and demolition projects. Yes, We can provide this surveys for both commercial and residential clients. 
and what about Lead Paint?
Lead Paint inspections are also needed prior to any renovation work on a pre 1978 building. 

Former Renton, WA Landlords cited for serious violations of Federal Lead Rules

Release Date: 05/02/2006
Contact Information: Javier Morales, (206) 553-1255, Tony Brown, (206) 553-1203,

Tenants not informed of lead paint hazards; residents included young children

( Renton, WA. - May 2, 2006) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a complaint against former Renton landlords Stanley Xu and Longwell Company, alleging they failed to notify their tenants that lead-based paint could pose serious health threats to children or pregnant women. Longwell Company managed the Sunset Vista Apartments located at 10406 SE 174th in Renton, WA. Each violation carries a maximum penalty of $11,000.

EPA’s complaint alleges the named parties committed 60 violations of the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992 and Disclosure Rule  for violations including:

City of Renton follows the 2012 International Codes, these went into effect 7/1/2013.  This includes the IBC, IRC, IMC, IFC, IECC, UPC.

The City of Renton is the only municipality, other than Seattle, in King County that operates a housing authority.  Since 1941, the  Renton Housing Authority  has been providing housing assistance to residents of Renton.  The housing authority helps to house low-income families, senior citizens, and individuals with disabilities in more than 1,400 units throughout Renton.
For all Permits and Licensing visit City of Renton website for more information.


City of Renton Building Demo Permit City of Renton Building Demo Permit (16 KB) 

City of Renton Asbestos Demolition Information