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About Us...

Land & Sea Services has become known for our local accessibility, timely service and flexible operating hours in responding to the needs of our customers. We strive to consistently and fairly apply the codes, at the same time preventing any unnecessary conflicts or delays. Our personalized plan review process provides for reduced project time. We would be happy to work with you.

Land & Sea Services is a registered Pennsylvania Company holding state certifications as Building Code Officials and Construction Code Officials. We can issue certified building, occupancy and electrical service permits.

Who we are:

  • Pennsylvania-registered company filed in the Department of State as of April 21, 2004.

  • Third-party-agency-certified by Pennsylvania Labor and Industry since June 1, 2004.

  • Contracted, appointed and op-out services to Adams County townships and boroughs.

  • Office located at 1837 Heidlersburg Rd, with hours of Mon-Fri, 8am to 4pm.

What we do:

  • New building construction inspections for Pennslyvania Construction Code Act 45 of 1999.

  • Zoning for Adams County and a number of townships and boroughs.

  • Special township inspections as requested.

Guiding principles:

To work in harmony with the local government agencies, providing services which support work within the published laws of the local and state governement.

Helping the pubic we serve keep within the laws they are required to do so and to be truthful and consistent in our decisions.

Treat all persons in a professional manner as we would want to be treated.

Range of services:

We serve both opt-in and opt-out townships for zoning, contracted services, and construction inspections of new homes, or additions to existing homes, special needs such as swimming pools, stand-alone garage/shop decks, etc. with required reporting direct to township, builder or homeowner.


Purpose:

ICC Building Codes:

to provide minimum requirements to safeguard the public safety, health and general welfare, through affordability, structural strength, means of egress facilities, stability, sanitation, light and ventilation, energy conservation and safety to life and property from fire and other hazards attributed to the built environment.

ICC Code of Ethics

See also Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code,
section 102(b)


Meet the LAS Team...


Wilbur Slothour
Owner

Building Code Officer
Construction Code Officer
Assistance Zoning Officer
Zoning Officer

Pennsylvania State Certified #000692
International Code Certified #5233859-R5

Wilbur completed education at Dickson University, Harrisburg for the Uniform Construction Code and successfully tested with the state of Pennsylvania in February 2003, receiving his Construction Code Official and Building Code Official certification.

Janelle Slothour
Office / Field Administrator

Assistance Zoning Officer
Building Code Officer

Pennsylvania State Certified #003722

Janelle attended Kutztown University for Construction Code Officer for the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code.

She successfully tested with the State of Pennsylvania in 2007, receiving her Building Code Officer certification.

She is employed as Office / Field Administrator and Building Code Official.

George Slothour
Inspector

Construction Code Officer

Pennsylvania State Certified #003182

George attended Kutztown University for Construction Code Officer for the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code and successfully tested with the State of Pennsylvania in 2005, receiving his Construction Code Official certification.

Bob Dayhoff
Inspector

Building Code Officer
Construction Code Officer

Pennsylvania State Certified #004251

Bob attended the Pennsylvania Construction Codes Academy for Construction Code Officer for the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code and successfully tested with the State of Pennsylvania in 2009, receiving his Construction Code Official certification and Building Code Official certification.

Bob successfully tested with the state of Pennsylvania in 2010 and received his Accessibility Inspector/Plans Examiner certification.

Scott Merryman
Inspector

Construction Code Officer
Building Code Officer
Code Enforcement Officer

PA State Certified: 004297

Scott attended the Pennsylvania Construction Codes Academy for Construction Code Officer for the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code and successfully tested with the State of Pennsylvania in 2008, receiving his Construction Code Official certification.

Scott successfully tested with the state of Pennsylvania in 2009 and received his Building Code Official certification.

Scott is our newest team member.