Building Diagnostics Group has the knowledge and ability to perform infrared inspections in Sandy Springs, GA, regionally, and nationwide, and can handle any size project.
Building Diagnostics Group (BDG), founded in Atlanta in 2002, is a multifaceted consulting firm that specializes in the non-destructive detection, investigation, and resolution of water intrusions on multi-family, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings throughout the nation.
Robert Scherer, President of BDG, is certified in Advanced Building Diagnostics and is an ITC Certified Level III Thermographer with more than 15 years of thermography experience in a wide range of applications and 25+ years of residential and commercial construction experience.
Our wide range of services include:
- Due diligence inspections
- Exterior building inspections
- Interior building inspections
- Commercial roof surveys
- Aerial infrared roof inspections
- Aerial infrared solar panel inspections
- Aerial tower and structure inspections
- Cell Fill (CMU) evaluations
- EIFS inspections
- Energy audits
- Electrical inspections
- Construction site monitoring
With the highest quality infrared cameras, each designed for a specific use and calibrated for specific targets, the skilled BDG team has completed water testing and building inspections across the nation and conducts the most comprehensive non-destructive building investigations available today.
If you are a property owner, property/facilities manager, or real estate investor, we can work with you during the due diligence process of an acquisition.
Clients also use our services in litigation and insurance claims to either provide details regarding the extent of their claim or provide bid specifications for remedial actions. Many commercial and multi-family properties contract us for annual inspections in order to proactively protect their investments.
Benefits of Infrared Inspections
Infrared inspections detect temperature variations in a building envelope, providing quick and accurate detection of moisture leaks, energy loss and electrical malfunctions in walls, under floors and in other hidden places. Inspections can reveal small defects before they escalate into major crises.
- Fast & accurate detection of energy loss, moisture and electrical issues
- Advance warning of potential problems and system failures
- More accurate results than traditional inspections
- Non-invasive and non-destructive
- Minimal interference with building occupants
- No facility shutdown required
- Helps prevent unscheduled downtime
- Ideal for predictive maintenance of electrical, mechanical and structural systems
- Cost savings
With our proven inspection techniques and high-resolution infrared thermography, BDG can quickly identify costly hidden damage behind most facades. This provides the owner or buyer with an accurate understanding of the building’s structural integrity in order to make informed decisions.
We have performed inspection services on nearly 400 multi-family and commercial properties in excess of 50 million square feet and identified significant hidden building defects that have cost from $2 to $5 million dollars in underlying structural repairs.
Let Building Diagnostics Group put our infrared inspection services to work for you in Sandy Springs, GA or anywhere else in the U.S. Get in touch with us at (888) 317-4568 to explore our services.