Alert Labs Shares Success of Accelerator's Global Recognition

Alert Labs Shares Success of Accelerator's Global Recognition

by AL Support February 27, 2018

The Accelerator Centre recently announced that it has been ranked the #4 University Linked Business Accelerator in the world by UBI Global. Alert Labs is recognized with other successful Waterloo Region graduates of the Accelerator Program.

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Successful Flowie Pilot In Guelph Expanded To $100 Rebate Program

Successful Flowie Pilot In Guelph Expanded To $100 Rebate Program

by AL Support February 08, 2018

Property owners in the City of Guelph can now receive $100 off the Flowie water sensor for real-time water use monitoring and intelligent leak detection. Guelph is discounting the cost of the strap-on water sensor because it sends alerts about high water usage caused by leaks, identifies inefficient plumbing fixtures and helps reduce wasteful water use habits, to name a few.

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How To Choose The Best Flood Sensor For Valentines - Last Minute Gift Idea!

How To Choose The Best Flood Sensor For Valentines - Last Minute Gift Idea!

by AL Support February 07, 2018

If you love your husband, wife, partner, or know a landlord or property manager that could use some extra attention this Valentine's, the choice of gift is obvious. What better way to say, "I care" than with the smartest flood sensor in Canada? We're talking about that cute white square of water detection technical mastery: it's your buddy, Floodie.

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Flowie Saves Ontario Property Manager More Than $5000 In Leaky Toilet Costs

Flowie Saves Ontario Property Manager More Than $5000 In Leaky Toilet Costs

by AL Support January 18, 2018

After an undetected running toilet cost Paul $4000, he began looking for water sensor technology that provides real time water use and prevents high water bills. What he found was the Flowie water sensor by Alert Labs.

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5 ways real-time water use data empowers property managers

5 ways real-time water use data empowers property managers

by Support Team January 09, 2018

Property managers can maximize operational efficiency and minimize utility loss with smart water flow sensors and leak detectors. Learn how.

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Tips to prevent and treat frozen pipes

Tips to prevent and treat frozen pipes

by Support Team January 05, 2018

In the winter, one of the most common water issues caused by cold weather are frozen pipes. Learn to avoid major water damage from frozen pipes with these tips.

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Alert Labs Graduates From Accelerator Centre

Alert Labs Graduates From Accelerator Centre

by AL Support December 19, 2017

The Accelerator Centre (AC) is pleased to announce its newest graduates of the Accelerator Program. The graduation of Alert Labs and eleven-X marks the 58th and 59th successful graduation from the AC’s world renowned Accelerator Program.

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The Perfect Christmas Gift for Parents, Landlords, and Snowbirds

The Perfect Christmas Gift for Parents, Landlords, and Snowbirds

by AL Support December 12, 2017

The best Christmas gifts are the ones that keep on giving. The continual peace of mind that comes with knowing that your home or the home of a loved one is being monitored 24/7 for pipe freezing temperatures, power outages, leaks and floods makes Flowie and Floodie the ideal present this Christmas for parents as well as landlords and snowbirds.

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Sierra Club Canada Foundation & Alert Labs Promote Water Conservation

Sierra Club Canada Foundation & Alert Labs Promote Water Conservation

by AL Support December 08, 2017

Alert Labs is offering 1 year of free water use monitoring and leak and flood detection to Sierra Club Members to help reduce water stress.

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How to Read a Water Meter in Canada

How to Read a Water Meter in Canada

by AL Support November 15, 2017

Water meter reading doesn't have to be complicated. The first thing you need to do is locate your water meter. You might be surprised to know that it's actually in your house.

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Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

by AL Support November 06, 2017

The first 100 Welland residents to participate in the Flowie Incentive Program can purchase Flowie for $159 and will receive one year of monitoring for free.

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Being a landlord is tough

Being a landlord is tough

by AL Support October 08, 2017

Small toilet leaks can impact profitability for landlords and property managers. Hidden leaks can cost as much as $1000 a year.

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Flowie and Floodie Now Available on Amazon.com

Flowie and Floodie Now Available on Amazon.com

by AL Support September 29, 2017

Amazon customers in the United States can now order Alert Labs' Flowie and Floodie water leak detector kit through the massive online marketplace. Amazon Prime Members will also benefit from two-day delivery.

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Save 15% on Leak & Flood Detection and up to 10% on Home Insurance

Save 15% on Leak & Flood Detection and up to 10% on Home Insurance

by Support Team September 27, 2017

Installing Flowie and Floodie by Alert Labs could make you eligible for an insurance discount worth 15 percent.

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Canadian Tire working with Alert Labs' leak and flood detection tech

Canadian Tire working with Alert Labs' leak and flood detection tech

by AL Support September 01, 2017

In its quest to find innovative technology, Canadian Tire began working with Alert Labs to provide customers with leak and flood detection that "hits the key notes," says Canadian Tire Innovations Lab Director, Jeff Schnurr.

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Fighting Back Against Floods in Burlington

Fighting Back Against Floods in Burlington

by AL Support August 03, 2017

Now, residents of Burlington can drop by Canadian Tire on Guelph Line to get even more peace of mind. A new technology from Alert Labs that helps homeowners protect their homes from water damage is on display, and ready to be installed. Demo days are Saturday and Sunday from 12-3.

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Tips for Landlords Renting to Students

Tips for Landlords Renting to Students

by AL Support July 20, 2017

The best way to monitor your student rental property without being on site is to install a Flowie water sensor kit. It installs in two minutes on your water meter and monitors your property.

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Alert Labs Saves Water in Guelph, Supports Customer Service Enhancement Initiatives

Alert Labs Saves Water in Guelph, Supports Customer Service Enhancement Initiatives

by AL Support June 10, 2017

The City of Guelph and Civic Accelerator chose Alert Labs to help the City save water. Alert Labs is crushing it.

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How to Tread Water As Costs Rise

How to Tread Water As Costs Rise

by AL Support April 24, 2017

With their municipal utility bills on the rise, homeowners are faced with paying more for their water. Just to maintain their existing household budget, they need to find ways to cut back and be more efficient.

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Alert Labs Announces Intact Ventures as Strategic Investor

Alert Labs Announces Intact Ventures as Strategic Investor

by Alert Labs April 19, 2017

Alert Labs Inc. announces an investment by the strategic venture arm of Intact Financial Corporation, Canada’s largest provider of property and casualty insurance.

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How to save over $150 on your water bill

How to save over $150 on your water bill

by AL Support April 18, 2017

According to the EPA, the average household wastes almost 38,000 of water every year due to easy to fix leaks. This is $150 or more worth of water that is literally sent right down the drain. In ten per cent of those households, the cost of wasted water is $500 or more per year. 

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The Best Ways to Conserve Water

The Best Ways to Conserve Water

by AL Support March 20, 2017

Water is one of those things in our daily lives that we take for granted. It’s always there and available when we need it. Almost 65 per cent of our bodies are made of it and we’re constantly losing water when we sweat, go to the bathroom and breathe. We can survive around two weeks without food but only three or four days without water.
The average Canadian family of four uses about 1000 L of water every day and the average American family around 1500 L.

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How Airbnb Hosts can Minimize Water Damage

How Airbnb Hosts can Minimize Water Damage

by Support Team March 07, 2017

Airbnb hosts can minimize water damage and high water use at their properties by using real-time water use monitoring. Instant leak, flood and unusual water use alerts help stop water disasters before they happen.

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TIPS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR WATER DATA

TIPS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR WATER DATA

by AL Support March 02, 2017

Your water meter probably isn't exactly top of mind, as long as your water keeps flowing, and you don't have any issues. The increased use of water meters in municipalities across Canada has corresponded with a decrease in average water use by household. They are sophisticated pieces of equipment that vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, and from municipality to municipality. They also vary depending on the size of water pipe that feeds into them and their age.

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