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Need Taller or Deeper Basements?

We excel at helping homeowners get the most out of their limited basement area. With basement lowering and house lifting solutions, we can turn your awkward space into a full-height dream place.

Professional House Lifting and Moving Services in Greater Victoria on Vancouver Island

You might love your home but would want to move to a new location due to flooding or any other reason. Count on Built-Rite Structural Services Ltd. to arrange a safe relocation of your property. We provide professional house lifting and moving services in Greater Victoria on Vancouver Island, serving both homeowners and renovation or general contractors in the region.

We also help you resolve space constraints and structural flaws by providing a wide range of property improvement solutions. You can rely on us for quality basement underpinning and dig-outs or excavations for reclaiming the basement area or crawlspace. If you need your house raised for structural repairs or replacements, we have the crew ready to hold your house up. The team specializes in post and beam replacement, remediating dry rot infestations, and performing perimeter drainage replacement. Email our team for a quick discussion about your project and how our solutions can help you.

Service from Start to Finish

Owned by Tom Forest, Built-Rite Structural Services Ltd. was set up in 1996. The company offers expert recommendations and services from the first consultation to the final finish.

We provide complete basement underpinning solutions to help you replace damaged foundation walls and gain additional space within your property. Our comprehensive services also include waterproofing and weeping tile installations.

From digging out new basements to expanding your current space to the dimensions you want, our team can help you maximize your square footage. All projects are delivered as per the Floor Space Ratio guidelines.

It is possible to add height to your basement by either raising the basement ceiling or lowering the basement floor. Let our professionals assess your property and determine the right approach towards achieving a full-height basement.

We lift all types and sizes of properties with care and ease to create more space, prevent water damage, and perform critical structural repairs and replacements. From homes to commercial and industrial structures, we can raise them all.

Support posts and beams in your basement are important to the home’s structural integrity. If they have suffered damage or are rotting due to humid conditions, have them replaced to restore safety and prevent major structural failure.

By the time you notice red brick dust and other signs of dry rot infestation, the chances are that significant structural damage is already done. Our team can quickly assess the full extent of the problem and help you replace affected structural materials.

Perimeter drain problems can be notoriously difficult to detect and often lead to expensive or even risky damage to property. Count on us to help you with complete drainage repair, replacement and maintenance services.

Why Choose Built-Rite Structural Services Ltd.

The biggest perk of working with Built-Rite Structural Services Ltd. is that we take the guesswork out of your total project cost. We provide a consolidated, guaranteed price for all structural work, including house lifting, excavating, pouring new foundations, and all the new basement structural framing.

Hiring multiple contractors can blow your budget, where you get an estimated cost for each trade. On the other hand, we bring our own trade specialists to perform every job. We ensure price stability and prevent delays between different trades involved in your project.


Proud Members of

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International Association of Structural Mover

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Trusted, Experienced and Insured

We are on a mission of preserving old homes and have robust coverage of corporate insurance and lifting and moving insurance to ensure peace of mind.

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Replace Damaged Post and Beam

Damaged or rotting post and beam system is a sign of compromised property structure. Get them replaced today.

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Hire Our Structure Movers

Our skilled crew can move and raise practically any residential or commercial structure.

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