Thornton Roof Leak Detection

Thornton Roof Leak Detection Effectively Locates and Analyses Leaks in Buildings

Thornton has built a repute of being the most innovative and progressive consultancy of its kind.


East Grinstead, West Sussex -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/10/2014 -- In its 3rd decade as leading commercial leak detectors, the company has come to be known as one of the pioneering services in the UK. As the first leak detection and consulting firm to employ electronic tests on flat roof coverings, and the pioneers of quality testing of newly installed waterproofing systems, Thornton Roof Leak Detection has built a large and loyal commercial customer base for themselves.

A spokesperson of the company said, "We operate leak detection, investigation and consultancy services throughout the UK and Ireland, and have been fortunate enough to be invited to offer our services abroad."

With the help of an experienced team of field testers, consultants and office management staff, Thornton has been able to deliver professional and high quality services to office buildings, warehouses, logistics centres, factories, plants and manufacturing units.

The company specializes in locating and analysing leaks in commercial buildings and other waterproof structures. The expertise and use of advanced technology allows them to identify a host of challenging scenarios whether the leak originates from the roof or is a cause of other elements of the building. In addition to this, Thornton is also renowned for its detection and services in case of dampness in service floors, water pipes and basements.

Spearheaded by Stephen Thornton, Managing Director and Principal Consultant of the company with 4 decades of experience in the construction industry of the UK, he started his career as a consultant after spending sufficient years in industrial and flat roofing and cladding. After setting up the consultancy in 1986, he worked on the set up of Leaktector a specialized business that focused on the electronic testing of leaks in flat roofing systems.

He says, "Over the years, Leaktector has become synonymous with electronic leak detection in the UK. The service has since extended into investigating leaks anywhere in buildings and construction."

During this time, he was also approached for is assistance on a huge Broadgate development in the city of London. After showing results in this project, he was able to establish electronic testing as a route to confirm the structural integrity of the roof and waterproofing membranes in a much quicker manner.

About Thronton Roof Leak Detection
Since its inception in 1986, Thornton Roof Leak Detection has been the most preferred name in the industry. They help tracing water leaks through your roof, wall, floor, basement, etc… For more details, visit

Contact Name: Stephen Thornton

Unit 18, Charlwoods Road,
East Grinstead, West Sussex
UK - RH192HL
Phone Number: 01342 410508