The Story of BC Greenhouse Builders

Building a greenhouseBC Greenhouse Builders Ltd. was incorporated in 1951. Henry Heinen, employed with the company since 1959, purchased the company in 1972 with his wife Greta. With Henry’s expertise in design and manufacturing, he endeavoured to create the highest quality greenhouses called Cross Country Greenhouses. Henry and Greta’s son Rick now leads the company into new markets with innovative designs while continuing the legacy of a quality made product.

What makes BC Greenhouse Builders different?

We understand that it can be challenging to see quality online when it comes to greenhouses. We are North American made, maintenance free and designed so that the average homeowner can modify the greenhouse in any way and build it too!

Why should you choose Cross Country Greenhouses?

Our Cross Country Greenhouses are passed down through generations of family members and we are very proud of that. Our structures are typically 30-50% heavier than our competition and designed to handle the heaviest winds and snow loads (85mph and 32psf) and be upgraded even higher. You can put a 50 pound hanging basket on every roof bar! Simply put, this greenhouse will not blow over in the wind or degrade after only a few years.

As a long time family business, we believe that quality counts and that great customer service still means something. We love to talk to people about their plans for a greenhouse! Call us today at 1-888-391-4433.

Community Engagement

BC Greenhouse Builders is proud to support these outstanding organizations:

AIAB-logoAbreast in a Boat is located in Vancouver, British Columbia and was created to raise awareness about breast cancer and to demonstrate that those who have been diagnosed with breast cancer can lead full and active lives. The AIAB dragon boat team has several regattas and fundraising events throughout the year. Website:

hope-internationalEstablished in 1975, HOPE International Development Agency’s mission is to enable people in the developed world to connect with people in the poorest communities on earth through compassionate giving and other opportunities to help. Website:

Union-Gospel-MissionUnion Gospel Mission has been providing hope for the hungry, hurting and homeless since 1940. With 12 facilities placed between downtown Vancouver and the city of Mission, UGM is ideally positioned to help those who need it the most. Website:

lifewater-canadaLifewater Canada is a volunteer-driven organization that trains & equips the rural poor in Africa to drill wells and build washrooms. We connect donors from around the world with overseas villagers that cannot afford critically needed water & sanitation facilities. Website:


BC Greenhouse Builders Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide customers with a premium quality guaranteed greenhouse at a competitive price with superior customer care and attention.
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