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Cornerstone Building Inspections


Marine Division

boat-interior-small Cornerstone's Marine Division has evolved exponentially over the years due to a senior member of staff's previous involvement within the shipbuilding industry and yacht repair. Our company continues to service the float home and house boat community in British Columbia in a professional and equitable manner. If you are thinking of purchasing a float home, you may wish to visit the Floating Home Association of BC (FHA, a non-profit Canadian organization (1990), represents the BC floating home sector and residents). A support network which services the voice for float home lifestyles through meetings, newsletters and a comprehensive website full of resources, information and networking.

We offer the following services:


  • Mooring facilities
  • Slipway / Hangers
  • Gangways
  • Floatation devices
  • Structural evaluation
  • Life expectancy of components
  • Companionways
  • Hazardous materials
  • Insulation values
    *Marine vessel survey (independent)
    *Diver hull review (independent)


  • Backup generators
  • Sanitary / holding / discharge / management
  • Fresh water holding tanks
  • Plumbing / Waste / Water pressure
  • Electrical / Shore hookups
  • Battery packs / Transformers
  • Fire and Safety Equipment
  • Fuel distribution / Containment
  • Propane tanks
  • Heating devices / Wood stoves
  • Galley equipment

* If you are seeking a full marine vessel survey or a qualified diver to review aspects below the waterline, we can arrange such requests.

For more information, or to book your marine requirements, contact us today – 604.618.6870