Chicago Window Expert Nobody knows more about windows.
  • Masonry Moisture Testing

    Good masonry moisture testing requires an understanding of how the leaking wall was constructed. Is there a secondary masonry layer? Is there a house wrap? Vapor barrier? Are there flashings at key areas and how well were they installed? Are control joints and caulk joints intact and working?

    Our on-site investigation includes…

    • Review available architectural drawings
    • Inspection of building facade and roof
    • Inspect and survey interior leak locations
    • Use infrared camera and moisture meter to discover leak locations
    • Invasive testing with endoscopic video camera
    • Destructive testing
    • Spray rack for masonry moisture testing
    • Prescribe remedial measures
    • Follow-up testing to validate effectiveness of remedial measures

    Read more…
    Testing Leaking Brick Walls
    Leaks Through Split Face Block

    For Masonry & Wall Moisture Intrusion Investigation & Testing…
    Contact Mark Meshulam at:

    Comments Off on Masonry Moisture Testing

Comments are closed.

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
About windows & glass
Accident investigation
Aluminum windows
Bad replacement windows
Bad window installation
Bad window replacement
Best windows
Broken glass evidence
building design
Building Energy Benchmarking
Building envelope
Building science
caulking contractor
Construction defects
Curtainwall retrofit
Drafty windows
Energy Efficient Windows
Expert witness
Exterior facade consultant
falls from windows
Fiberglass windows
Glass breakage
Glass evidence
Glass Safety
Glass types
leaks in walls
Mockup testing
mold in walls
My windows leak
Nickel sulfide inclusion
personal injury
Preconstruction mockup testing
PVC windows
Renewable Energy
Repair or replace windows?
Replace weatherstripping
Restoring windows
Safety glass
Safety glazing
Secondary glazing
Shower doors
Shower enclosure
solar energy
Solar Power
Spontaneous glass breakage
Steel windows
Testing windows and glass
The Construction Process
Types of glass
Vinyl windows
Web statistics
Window air infiltration
Window air leaks
Window condensation
Window dangers
window falls
Window gaskets
window replacement
Window retrofit
Window safety
Window test
Window testing
Window types
Window water leaks
Window weatherstrips
Windows and Energy
Windows leak
Wood windows
Wynn Hotel

No matter where you are,
Chicago Window Expert can help you
Mark Meshulam
Email me               CV-Resume'
Brochure      Testing Credentials
Follow us on Facebook or Twitter
for updates you won't see here
View Mark Meshulam's profile on LinkedIn

Caulking & Waterproofing
Now offering caulking, tuckpointing and waterproofing services in selected areas. Contact
for details

Photo of the day

Nickel sulfide inclusion and other impurities
Graph showing composition of nickel sulfide inclusion with other impurities. The graph shows spikes of nickel and sulfur, as well as other elements.


Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Japan, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Russia, Singapore, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington State, Washington DC and Wisconsin

Coming soon to you