Air and Water Leaks

Locating water leaks under concrete slabs

A broken water pipe under a concrete slab can be hard to find.   Sometimes the pipes are inside the concrete slab such as "in the floor radiant heating".  Some of the common causes of these water leaks are: Movement in the soil or concrete slab Rusty pipes Electrolysis causing pin holes in the copper [...]

Cold air leak detection

With these high winds lately, we feel the air leaks blowing through cracks in our homes and businesses.  In taller homes and buildings these leaks can happen even with no wind.  This phenomenon is caused by the "stack effect" which happens when warm air rises causing the warm air to escape through cracks and seams into [...]

Water leak detection

With infrared cameras and a pinless moisture meter, non-invasive water leak detection can usually be done in under an hour. Water leaks often do not show inside the building near where the leak originates and are easy to miss. Before infrared cameras, we would have to remove the sheetrock and other wall coverings to expose [...]

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