Typically the answer is yes as long as the property owner lives in the home. If the homeowner hires someone to do work, that person must be a licensed contractor for residential properties. Check to see if a permit is required for the work being done by contacting the Building Inspections Office for help to determine if work requires a permit or if special conditions apply to your project.
Electrical Inspections in Northfield are performed by the State of Minnesota. For information contact: Randy Edel, State Electrical Inspector , at 507-334-3748.