COMMON ROOF LEAK FACTS
AND ROOF LEAK DETECTION
FACT: Roof leaks are known to cause obvious, extensive water damage. But, they also can be silently causing rot to structural members, render insulation useless, and lead to health issues like mold.
FACT: The cause of a roof leak is not always obvious. A water leak from a ceiling may appear. But, the entry point of the water intrusion is difficult to determine and may start a hundred feet away.
FACT: A roof leak specialist has multiple skillsets. He is not a plumber or a handyman. He must understands Building Science to know what he is looking for. Our experts have 30 years of experience.
FACT: A roof leak detection company has expensive leak detection equipment that can cost tens-of-thousands of dollars. Infrared cameras, hydrometers, and moisture mapping can pinpoint suspect areas. RainMaker Water Spray-Test racks can PROVE it up.
FACT: Leaks in your plumbing system are not unusual. The system itself is very durable. But, everything with age gets older. Some say that homes over 15 years old are more likely to experience these "pinhole leaks" known as slab leaks. As with all things, being proactive is always a good idea. If you think that you may have a problem - call Destin Leak Detection today.