About Us Our History

Our History

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.

Thermal Imaging

A new addition to our inspections is the use of an infrared camera for thermal imgaing.

Fluke Thermal Imaging Camera

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.

Certified by the National Association of Certified Home Inspectors - Click here to verify.

EBI Building Inspections Ltd.

Inspecting homes in Greater Vancouver