EBI Building Inspections Ltd. is one of the leading home inspection companies in the Vancouver area. Our office is based on the North Shore, and we carry out inspections throughout most of the Lower Mainland. Matt Foxall P.Eng., the owner of EBI started the company in 1998.
Matt is a structural engineer who graduated from Engineering at the University
of British Columbia in 1982. Matt spent the first ten years of his career designing
commercial and industrial buildings in the Lower Mainland. In 1992, Matt took a new
direction in his career and joined the most established home inspection company in
the Vancouver area at the time. After five years of extensive training and hands
on experience, Matt left the company and started up his own private practice
in the home inspection business.
Since 1992 Matt has inspected over 10,000 homes and condominiums in the Lower Mainland.
Through his advanced education, ongoing training and extensive hands-on experience,
Matt will carry out a very accurate and detailed inspection. At the end of each inspection
he will provide a verbal report detailing his findings and answer any questions.
A typewritten report is emailed to the client during the same working day. When you
contact EBI, you will be deal directly with Matt. He will answer your phone call
or email and you will have your questions or concerns dealt with immediately by him,
without dealing with a receptionist or third party. At EBI, we like to keep our business
simple and provide the highest level of service to our clients.
A new addition to our inspections is the use of an infrared camera for thermal imgaing.
Matt is an active member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC). He is also a member of the National Association of Certified Home Inspectors, (NACHI) and the Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of BC. (ASTTBC-PI). He is also licensed as a Home Inspector through the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Agency of BC (Licence Number 47653). The ASTTBC-PI and NACHI Standards of Practice can be found here.