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July 30, 2020

In a commercial, multi-story building, you can ‘chase’ the origin of a leak for hundreds of feet across, then up and down any number of 20,000 square foot floorplates before you locate the leak source. You’ll find spaces in your building you never knew existed! But all...

July 22, 2020

Learning about the components of the term loss ratio is fairly straightforward. Pure loss ratio is computed by dividing total losses by total premium. As an example, if you are paying a $1,000 annual premium and have claims of $100, you divide $100 by $1,000 which prod...

September 12, 2017

Did you know….

  1. Annual household leaks amount to one TRILLION gallons of wasted water

  2. 5.5% of homes leak over 100 gallons per DAY

  3. One leaking toilet can account for 3 to 5 gallons of water lost each MINUTE

  4. Water damage claims account for more than half...

January 10, 2017

I woke up the other day in my cold Northern California home and discovered an inch of water on my hardwood kitchen floors. We recently purchased a new refrigerator (the old one conked out after 25 years) and hooked up the automatic water dispenser and ice maker. The ho...

November 4, 2016

I was honored to join The Detection Group as the VP of Marketing about three months ago. In the past, I’ve had significant experience working with building owners and managers on reducing their energy costs, but limited experience with water leaks. A burst water heater...

November 24, 2015

FacilitiesNet, a site that provides cost saving insights and product research to facility and maintenance management, talks about how we are part of the tech revolution, known as the "Internet of Things" (IoT). Head on over to read the full article!

October 1, 2015

Water damage is the leading cause of insurance claims in the United States, even exceeding fire and theft claims combined, but the latest advancements in water leak sensing and shut-off technology can uncover risk for building owners and managers, and headaches for eng...

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