Detecting Leaks to Prevent Flooding

Whenever something goes wrong in the home it’s usually at the most inopportune time and it’s also usually just one part of a much bigger issue. The best thing that a homeowner can do is protect themselves and their family by putting in certain security methods in place.

When it comes to the effectiveness of your home’s plumbing system there are two things that a homeowner should do: consult with a professional and licensed plumber to ensure everything is flowing properly and also get a leak detection monitor as part of their home security.

“A comprehensive & sophisticated leak detection system, that uses an addressable sensing cable; the sensing cable is installed around equipment or infrastructure and is monitored by using a digital control panel. Once the cable becomes wet, it sends a signal to the control panel and triggers an alarm. With the addressable sensor cable home/businesses can easily detect single or multiple water leaks in a specific area or areas in conjunction with a zone control panel.” (Mohamed Essam,

At Security Connection your Ottawa home/business security expert we have different security monitoring products and services to meet all needs, including leak detection. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you today.