Your Building Envelope Could Be Leaking Money

Your Building Envelope Could Be Leaking Money

October 30, 2017

Walter P Moore’s engineering and masonry expertise resolved the distressed conditions after conducting a comprehensive assessment of the historic brick, limestone, and terra cotta façades of six campus buildings at Pittsburg State University.

Your building envelope protects the inside of your facility from the elements, but when it fails and allows thermal and moisture leaks to appear, costs add up whether that’s through reduced energy efficiency, reduction in occupant productivity or the extensive repairs that inevitably come with these problems.

While these issues can often be hard to track, it is important to put your best foot forward by being proactive and implementing the right practices to keep water out and regulate the air in your building. Are you doing enough to make sure your building enclosures are properly sealed? MOORE...