Leaders in Commercial Building Inspection for 20+ Years

We have redefined the property inspection landscape, offering a one-stop shop for your due diligence needs. We are not just inspectors, we are your partners in property assessment.

About Florida Commercial Building Inspectors

FCBI, led by the experienced Chris Barnard, takes pride in delivering comprehensive due diligence services, including property condition assessments, Phase I & II environmental site assessments, balcony inspections, and many more. Our dedicated team of professionals brings a wealth of expertise, acquired through years of on-the-job training and a commitment to continuous education.

At FCBI, we utilize cutting-edge analysis equipment, incorporating the latest technology in our inspections. This fusion of seasoned knowledge and state-of-the-art tools ensures that each evaluation we conduct is thorough and precise.


Commercial Building Inspections Completed


Safety Concerns and Defects Documented

Our Sacred Promises

  • Integrity guides us

    Honesty and transparency steer each inspection report we deliver, empowering you with impartial facts to make informed decisions.

  • Craftsmanship matters

    Meticulous precision and expertise mark every site we survey, evaluating the smallest details that impact safety with utmost care.

  • Connections count

    Trust, responsiveness and understanding drive our relationships. Clear, compassionate communication comes first.


Years of expertise

Meet Chris Barnard

A visionary with 20 years of construction and renovation expertise, Chris founded InterCoastal Inspections in North East and Central Florida. His unwavering commitment to innovation has made his firm the leading provider of Commercial/Residential Property Inspections and Thermal Imaging Building Science services across Florida. His dedication to customer service and his extensive credentials reflect a career driven by excellence.

Our Milestones

How we’ve built excellence over the years, one milestone at a time.

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  • 2011

  • 2012

  • 2013

  • 2017


Florida Home Inspector

Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation
Issued Jan 2010


WDO Inspector

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Issued Jan 2011


Board Certified Master Professional Inspector

National Association of Commercial Building Inspectors
Issued Feb 2012


Level I Thermographer

Infraspection Institute
Issued Jan 2013


Certified Master Inspector

International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI)
Issued Aug 2017

What Our Clients Have to Say About Us

Chris did a fantastic job! He was able to assist me in obtaining a full inspection on short notice and was an absolute pleasure to work with. He was professional and thorough and went above and beyond. I highly recommend and will definitely be using him again in the future!

Jamie Mason

Seriously fantastic work. Chris was very friendly, knowledgeable, and extremely thorough. I can’t say enough good things about my experience. If you need an inspection done, he’s your guy. You won’t be disappointed!

Chris Matthews

Excellent!!! Professional, friendly, and extremely thorough!! Chris was wonderful to work with and made us feel so comfortable throughout the entire process. He gave us a 53 page report that was so thorough and professional and really laid it all out in a way that was really easy to understand. 10 stars!

Lara Y

Chris and I collaborated on a large project in July of this year and I was thrilled to work with such an experienced and professional guy. Not only is Chris a really nice guy but he knows his stuff! He has a vast wealth of knowledge covering residential and commercial building maintenance and inspections. I would highly recommend Chris and InterCoastal Inspections for all of your commercial and residential needs.

Collin Ruppert

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