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What is a Thermographic Building Inspection?

What is a Thermographic Building Inspection? Thermographic building inspection refers to the non-destructive testing of parts, materials or systems through the imaging of the thermal patterns at the object’s surface. Infrared thermography  is […]

Posted on May 14, 2020

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The Benefits of Thermographic Building Inspections

The Benefits of Thermographic Building Inspections When used as part of preventative diagnostics, thermal building inspections can be used to detect energy losses in both commercial and industrial buildings as […]

Posted on May 01, 2020

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Infrared Thermography to Building Envelopes

Infrared Thermography to Building Envelopes Infrared thermography is a diagnostic survey that can be undertaken on both commercial and residential building envelopes. APT Sound Testing has been using thermography successfully […]

Posted on May 01, 2020

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Thermal Imaging and Air Tightness Testing for Building Fault Diagnosis

Combining Thermal Imaging and Air Tightness Testing for Building Fault Diagnosis When air tightness testing and thermal imaging survey inspections are used together they make a powerful combination for building […]

Posted on Apr 29, 2020

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Detection of Air Leaks Using Thermal Imaging and Air Tightness Testing

Detection of Air Leaks Using Thermal Imaging and Air Tightness Testing Air leaks through building envelopes lead to higher energy consumption and often places extra strain on the heating and […]

Posted on Apr 29, 2020

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Why use thermal imaging on buildings?

Why use thermal imaging on buildings? Thermal imaging cameras for building applications are powerful and non-invasive tools for monitoring and diagnosing the condition of buildings and the associated building elements […]

Posted on Apr 27, 2020

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What is a Thermal Imaging Camera?

What is a Thermal Imaging Camera? Here at APT Sound Testing we use the latest FLIR Thermal Cameras for all our thermographic inspection surveys; however, most people are not aware […]

Posted on Apr 27, 2020

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Thermal Imaging Services for Commercial Buildings

Thermal Imaging Services for Commercial Buildings Thermal imaging is carried out to commercial buildings to identify the causes of cold areas within whole buildings. Most of our customers are incredibly […]

Posted on Apr 22, 2020

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Thermal Imaging London Deal

Thermal Imaging London Deal If you require a thermal imaging survey carried out in London we are currently offering a 10 % Discount, please Contact us and quote “London Thermal […]

Posted on Apr 20, 2020

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What is a Thermographic Survey Inspection?

What is a Thermographic Survey Inspection? Thermographic survey inspections – which are also known as thermography surveys, can help to determine the thermal performance of a building. It creates a […]

Posted on Apr 14, 2020

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How much does a Thermal Imaging Survey cost?

How much does a Thermal Imaging Survey cost? This is one of the most common questions clients ask, with a very easy answer: it depends on various factors! How much […]

Posted on Apr 09, 2020

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10 Reasons for Carrying Out Thermal Imaging Inspections on Buildings

10 Reasons for Carrying Out Thermal Imaging Inspections on Buildings When Thermal Imaging Surveys are carried out on buildings, they are one of the most effective ways to monitor sustainability […]

Posted on Apr 09, 2020

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A Technical Explanation of a Thermal Imaging Survey

A Technical Explanation of a  Thermographic Imaging Survey Infrared Thermography is a type of photography which is based on infrared wavelengths, rather than visible wavelengths. Conventional photography relies on reflected […]

Posted on Apr 07, 2020

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Thermographic surveys for BREEAM Compliance  

Thermographic surveys for BREEAM Compliance Thermographic building surveys, are now a feature of BREEAM – the world’s foremost environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings. BREEAM New Construction and […]

Posted on Apr 07, 2020

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How Much Will a Thermal Imaging Survey Cost?

How Much Will a Thermal Imaging Survey Cost? This is one of the most popular questions that our customers ask us. You may want to have an infrared survey carried […]

Posted on Apr 06, 2020

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BREEAM Thermography Surveys in London

BREEAM Thermography Surveys in London Undertaking a thermographic survey can be one of the easiest and cost effective ways to generate BREEAM credits. Thermographic surveys are now a feature of […]

Posted on Apr 06, 2020

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What are Thermal Imaging Surveys?

What are Thermal Imaging Surveys? Thermographic Inspection Surveys or thermal inspection surveys is a type of photography which is based on infrared wavelengths, rather than visible wavelengths. Conventional photography relies […]

Posted on Apr 06, 2020

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BS4142 Noise Survey’s for Air Source Heat Pumps

Clients often ask us if they require a BS4142 noise survey if they are installing an air source heat pump on their project, our answer is usually a resounding yes! […]

Posted on Nov 18, 2018

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Particulate Testing to Cleanrooms

Clean room facilities such as pharmaceutical and Semiconductor and manufacturers are examples of environments that require demanding ongoing air monitoring and periodic certification.  An accurate air monitoring and testing system […]

Posted on Sep 04, 2018

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The Four Reasons for Cleanroom Contamination

Throughout all cleanroom facilities, maintaining strict cleanliness and maintaining the highest standards is a monumental challenge. Everything, both inside and outside of the cleanroom, is a potential source of contamination. […]

Posted on Sep 04, 2018

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Impact Sound Testing

Impact sound testing is usually only undertaken to floors. This test is different; a calibrated Norsonic ‘tapping machine’ which comprises of five ‘hammers’ driven up and down by a cam […]

Posted on Aug 02, 2018

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What is Airborne Sound Testing?

Airborne sound testing is undertaken to walls & floors. Firstly a controlled noise is generated by an amplifier and loudspeaker across a broad range of frequencies. The generated noise is […]

Posted on Aug 02, 2018

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Reduce Noise Complaints by Improving Floor Layouts

Clients often contact us complaining of noise disturbance from adjoining properties. in many instances the noise problems could have been negated if careful planning had been undertaken at the design […]

Posted on Jul 20, 2018

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Why Good Acoustic Design is Important

The importance of good acoustic design and construction should never be under-estimated. If a project fails the sound insulation testing at the precompletion stage, it may need costly remedial work […]

Posted on Jul 17, 2018