Building Inspections were once a time consuming and costly process that required a team of ‘At Height’ specialists and scaffolding construction.

Those days are over thanks to the advancement of modern commercial drones that we can use for aerial building inspection services.

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One of our drones conducting a thermal scan of a building to look for any invisible defects or structural problems.

At Balmore Aerial Services, we have grown to become one of Scotland’s leading aerial drone service providers. With numerous awards to compliment our range of services, using Balmore Aerial Services to conduct your building inspection and thermal imaging scans of a building can highlight many issues that the naked eye simply cannot see.

These can include

  • Thermal bridging
  • Heat loss
  • Water ingress
  • Roof leaks
  • Missing insulation
  • Damp
  • Leaking pipes
  • and more….

We conduct building inspections late at night (or early morning) to ensure temperature difference is greatest.

Whilst the use of UAV drones my seem like science fiction, the commercial applications for modern commercial drones has seen them grow from a niche area into a full blown alternative to conventional methods with key benefits including operating costs, timescales, safety and end results.

Watch our explanation video that shows how using aerial drones can save you significant amounts of money compared to traditional inspection methods.

When it comes to building inspection, there are so many things that conventional methods can miss. From gaps in roofing insulation to leaking pipes and roofing slates to cracks in the building structure and unseen build up of damp. All these possible issues that were once commonly missed can now be found and dealt with quickly and cost effectively before they become significant costly expenses.

Our commercial aerial drones equipped with state of the art thermal imaging technology can locate these issues, capture them in digital format and then be reviewed by experts ranging from architects to surveyors, builders to roofers and structural engineers, damp specialists and lots more.

The cost savings of using UAV drones to conduct inspections of your building can be significant yet while so many statements of cost savings come with a reduced service quality; with UAV drone inspection services, you get more. A faster inspection time, conducted at a reduced cost and with more detailed reporting that can be readily archived for future comparisons.

When you work with Balmore Aerial Services, you get an award winning company and one of the leading UAV drone inspection firms in Scotland. We have built our business by offering a quality professional drone survey and inspection service for clients in the oil & gas, infrastructure, utilities and renewables sectors, with great success.

If you would like to know more about Balmore Aerial Services and our thermal imaging for building inspections, please contact our Glasgow Head Office in 0141 370 4037