Miami Building Envelope Consulting & Inspections

Structura View is a trusted provider of building envelope consulting and testing services in the Miami area. Our offerings include quality assurance oversight (QAO), roof inspections, moisture mapping, aerial inspection solutions, and certified Registered Roof Observer (RRO) services.

Building Envelope Consulting & Inspections in Miami, Florida

Structura View proudly serves the Miami area and extends its expertise across all of Florida, from the Panhandle to Miami. Our comprehensive suite of services includes building envelope and commercial roof testing, inspection, and consulting.

Since 2015, Structura View has been a trusted partner for property owners, managers, corporations, roofing contractors, manufacturers, and insurance providers.

Our consulting and inspection services provide invaluable insights into the integrity of roofs and walls, ultimately saving our clients money by prolonging the life of their commercial properties. With unbiased building envelope and roof inspections, we ensure our clients receive accurate and actionable recommendations tailored to their needs.

Increase the Longevity of Your Building’s Exterior

As certified Registered Roof Observers (RRO) and building envelope consultants, Structura View provides prompt building envelope and commercial roof inspections for both scheduled maintenance checks and urgent property assessments in Miami and its vicinity. Our Miami-based clients rely on our consulting and testing services to gather comprehensive data and gain insights into the condition of their roof and building façade, empowering them to make strategic financial decisions.

Employing cutting-edge testing technologies, including physical on-roof and aerial inspections, we ensure thorough evaluations of your property. Our findings are meticulously compiled into detailed, user-friendly reports, enabling stakeholders to make well-informed decisions and optimize operational costs.

With our inspection and consulting services, you’ll have the knowledge and insights necessary to make proactive choices and safeguard the longevity of your commercial properties.

How Our Clients Use Our Services

Service Usage Roof Wall
Identify moisture in the roof system X  
Ensure roof construction is completed to specs X  
Determine if roof is eligible for roof-over X  
Find leaks in the roof system X  
Find failures in roof membranes X  
Locate compromised flashings and penetrations X  
Identify areas with ponding water X  
Study hail damage to mechanical equipment X  
Identify wind uplift/ wrinkle patterns in single-ply roof membranes X  
Quality assurance for construction projects X  
Contruction progress photography X X
Documentation for insurance claims X X
Maintain warranty compliance X X
Due diligence inspections X X
Accessments for buying & selling properties X X
Preventative maintenance X X
Routine inspection programs X X
Budget planning X X
Locate debris build-up & vegetation growth X X
Identify failures in exterior walls & windows X
Identify suspected moisture intrusion in walls X
Inspect sealant & grout condition X
Locate bulging stucco X
Locate concrete spalling X
Find hairline cracks and openings X
Assess window conditions X

Roof Testing, Inspection
& Consulting Services
in the Miami Area


Moisture mapping created from thermal imaging, Image captured by Structura View.

Moisture mapping created from thermal imaging, Image captured by Structura View.

Our Roof Testing & Inspection Service encompasses a wide range of expertise to assess, monitor, and address roofing concerns. Here are the services we offer:

  •  RRO & Quality Assurance Observation (QAO) services
  • Moisture mapping & surveys for roofs and facades
  • Routine inspection programs
  • Roof condition assessments
  • High-resolution drone inspection imaging
  • Leak detection testing
  • Detailed roof condition reports & analysis
  • Full access to all photography & videos taken

Miami Area Certified RRO &
Quality Assurance Observation (QAO)
Consulting Services

Structura View’s certified Registered Roof Observers (RRO) specialize in observation and reporting throughout commercial roofing projects.

In our capacity as certified RROs, we perform tasks such as:

  • Quality Assurance: Ensure that roofing & enclosure construction projects adhere to specified design and construction standards using the latest visual and thermal drone imaging and physical on-roof inspections.
  • Inspections: We conduct thorough assessments of roofing systems, providing detailed reports on on-site conditions and collaborating directly to evaluate their condition and identify potential issues.
  • Reports: Generate comprehensive reports detailing the condition of existing roofs or the progress of ongoing roofing projects.
  • Compliance: Ensure that roofing work aligns with industry standards, building codes, and project specifications through thorough verification processes.
  • Consultation: Offer expert guidance and advice on roofing-related matters to clients, contractors, and other stakeholders.
  • Document Construction Progress: Maintain detailed records of every construction phase, documenting milestones, material installations, and quality checks to ensure transparency and comprehensive project documentation.
  • Get Unbiased Third-Party Representation: Promote fairness and impartiality in decision-making by engaging an independent third party. This approach offers an unbiased perspective, nurturing trust and integrity throughout the project lifecycle.

The RRO certification is a recognized standard of excellence in the roofing industry and symbolizes a commitment to professionalism and high standards in roof consulting and observation.

Registered Roof Observer (RRO) and Quality Assurance Observation services,
video captured by Structura View.

Miami Area Moisture Mapping Surveys
for Roofs & Building Facades

Moisture Mapping in St Pete on Roof

Tampa Area Moisture Mapping Surveys for Roofs & Facades, Image Captured by Structura View

Roof moisture mapping and roof moisture testing visually delineate the scope of water damage.

Moisture mapping establishes evidence for insurance claims processes, aids in finding difficult leaks, identifies excess moisture in your roof system, and helps determine if a roof remains serviceable.

On-Roof Cross-Validation Testing

The Structura View team brings a comprehensive knowledge base to help with moisture mapping for all types of real estate in Miami and its surrounding areas.

Our on-roof, cross-validation process sets us apart in the industry and is an essential part of the moisture mapping process. This innovative approach ensures highly accurate reports in an easy-to-read visual format showing where moisture is present within the roof composition.

Structura View’s on-roof, cross-validation for commercial buildings include:

  • Moisture probe testing
  • Electrical resistance testing
  • Moisture meter/ electrical capacitance testing
  • Nuclear testing
  • Thermal & visual imaging
  • Core Samples
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Physical markings of damaged areas
  • Testing of all roof layers
  • Forensic analysis

On-roof validation with impedance testing, image captured by Structura View

The comprehensive data collected provides insight into the underlying conditions of your roof. Armed with this information, you can confidently navigate decisions regarding roof repair, remediation, roof over, roof coating, or roof replacement, ensuring the best course of action for your property.

Leak Detection using Thermal Imagery

Curious About Your Roof’s Condition?

Explore our comprehensive moisture mapping survey tailored for your commercial real estate portfolio in the Miami area. Connect with us now for a free consultation and quote.

 Routine Inspection Programs

roof inspections

We help property owners in the Miami area preventing expensive repairs, prolonging roof lifespan, and preserving property values through our routine inspection programs.

Investing in routine building envelope and roof inspection programs safeguards your building’s roof integrity and guarantees its long-term durability.

Regular roof and building envelope inspections play a crucial role in detecting potential issues before they escalate into major problems like structural damage or water infiltration. Identifying these issues early allows for prompt mitigation, ensuring the longevity and stability of your property.

Regular roof and building envelope inspections provide valuable insights that can help you budget effectively for any necessary repairs or upgrades to your roof. By identifying potential issues early on, you can plan ahead and avoid unexpected expenses, ultimately saving you time and money in the long run.

We are ready to assist you in starting a routine inspection program in the Miami area. Whether you’re a property owner, manager, or contractor, our comprehensive inspection services to meet your specific needs and ensure the longevity of your property.

How to Start Your Routine Inspection Program

Looking to set up a routine inspection and maintenance program for your roof? Jumpstart the process with these 8 practical maintenance tips. Check out our video guide for a quick overview to help you begin.

Drone Inspection Imagery


Visual & thermal drone inspections using commercial commercial-grade drones are a non-destructive approach to diagnosing a building’s exterior condition. These inspections typically encompass both the building’s facade and roof, providing a comprehensive evaluation suitable for large and complex structures.

Utilizing drone thermal inspections and aerial inspection services enables inspectors to reach inaccessible areas and capture high-resolution images and videos of properties in the Miami area.

The data and images obtained from commercial drone inspections facilitate a rapid assessment of building envelope issues and aid in determining the most effective solutions.


Drone Visual Inspection Videos

Internal aerial inspection in a high-risk area, video captured by Structura View.

Visual aerial inspection that reveals several obvious and easy-to-fix problems,
video captured by Structura View

Drone Thermal Inspection Videos

Highlights of an on-demand aerial thermal inspection showing a partial roof failure, video captured by Structura View.

Developing moisture intrusions on one of the roof sections in a large industrial facility, video captured by Structura View.


Leak Detection

Moisture Mapping Tools

Many tools are available for detecting leaks and identifying moisture in commercial roofs. Each tool possesses unique capabilities and strengths, each suitable for specific needs and scenarios.

Below are tools and technologies we use for our leak detection, consulting, and testing services. 

  • Aerial visual imaging: High-resolution close-up and wide-angle photography
  • Aerial thermal imaging & videos
  • Segmented panoramic high-resolution visual images
  • Segmented panoramic thermal images
  • Electrical capacitance/ impedance testing
  • Electronic leak detection
  • Nuclear density gauge scanners
  • Electrical resistance testing with moisture probes
  • Core sampling

Detailed Roof Condition Reports & Analysis

Roof Condition Reports

Structura View delivers detailed roof condition reports, providing you with a comprehensive analysis of problems identified in your building. Through a variety of inspection techniques, these reports pinpoint moisture locations, identify leak sources, and propose viable solutions.

Equipped with this valuable information, building owners, managers, and roofing professionals can make informed decisions. Whether it involves assessing the necessity for roof replacement, repair, coating, or ensuring compliance with warranty requirements and maintenance regulations.

These comprehensive reports are indispensable resources for maintaining commercial properties, empowering stakeholders to make informed decisions. They play a crucial role in ensuring that properties in the Miami area remain safe, secure, and well-maintained.

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Wall & Façade Inspection Services


Cracks in facade, Image captured by Structura View.

Utilizing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), our inspectors gain access to challenging locations, capturing high-resolution images and videos. The integration of visual and thermal drone technology allows for the evaluation of construction issues and the exploration of potential solutions.

We offer comprehensive wall and building façade inspection services, featuring high-resolution aerial visual and thermal imaging. Our capabilities include detailed wall and façade condition reports and thorough analysis, along with access to all the photography and videos captured during the inspection process.

High-Resolution Aerial Visual &
Thermal Imaging for Walls & Facades

By utilizing aerial inspections, we capture high-resolution photographs & videos of your building’s wall & façade. Our team reviews each image for signs of moisture intrusion, sealant and wall cracks, bulging or bowing, and biological growth, ensuring a comprehensive assessment of your building’s condition.

Our process involves thorough review of thermal videos to detect suspected moisture intrusions, while visual clips are reviewed for cracks and physical signs of damage. Clients receive a comprehensive facade condition report, detailing all findings.

Below is a brief video clip showcasing images captured by Structura View during a wall and facade scan.

Example clips of thermal and visual facade investigations, video captured by Structura View.

Comprehensive Wall & Façade Condition Reports

Wall and Facade Analysis Reports

Structura View understands the importance of visual representation in comprehending your property’s condition. The reports you’ll receive are easy to read and understand, offering clear explanations of any identified issues. Whether you’re a property owner, manager, or other stakeholder, our detailed facade reports provide the essential information you need to make informed decisions about your property’s facade.

Our team of experts utilizes cutting-edge technology and advanced techniques to capture high-quality images and data. This ensures that you receive an accurate and detailed assessment of your facade’s condition.

Contact us today to discuss your project!

What Our
Clients Say
About Us

—Eric Thompson

“Jeff and his Team has conducted several Moisture Mapping Projects that have identified areas of concern that allowed our contractors to install a Restoration Solution that will exceed the Building Owners expectations.”

—Eric Thompson

—David DeForge

“Jeff is a true professional who takes great care to ensure that your evaluation and testing produce high-quality results. I highly recommend giving him a chance, Jeff stands out as a trustworthy and reliable partner.”

—David DeForge

—Robbie Lusa

“I couldn’t be happier with the results. The technician was very knowledgeable and the report provided after the inspection was very detailed and easy to understand. I highly recommend this service to anyone.”

—Robbie Lusa

—Kim Wilson

“Jeff was very responsive and helpful! His scan report was detailed and gave me all the information I needed to complete my current project. Highly recommend this company.”

—Kim Wilson

—Frank Louis-Jeune

“Working with Structura View was a fantastic experience. The report they provided precise measurements and offered insights that were crucial for making informed decisions. I highly recommend them for their top-notch service.”

—Frank Louis-Jeune

—David Young

“Jeff is great. Very experienced and knows what he is talking about. He spoke at our Drone Launch Academy event a few weeks ago. He gave a presentation on building inspections using thermal sensors on drones. Does great work.”

—David Young

Free Downloadable
PDF & Video Resources

Each of the articles below is accompanied by a downloadable PDF or video. These “How To” guides provide valuable insights tailored for property managers, owners, professional contractors, and engineers. They offer concise information on various topics aimed at helping you maintain a healthy roof while managing your budget effectively.

Click the links below to get started.

About the Miami Area

Miami Florida

Miami, officially known as the City of Miami, is a vibrant coastal metropolis nestled in South Florida. With a population of 442,241, it is the second-most populous city in Florida, following Jacksonville. Anchoring the expansive Miami metropolitan area, which boasts a population of 6.14 million, Miami ranks as the second-largest metropolitan area in the Southeast and the ninth-largest in the United States. Its iconic skyline features over 300 high-rises, with 58 towering above 491 feet.

Renowned as a dynamic hub for finance, commerce, culture, and the arts, Miami’s influence extends globally. Its metropolitan area commands the largest urban economy in Florida, boasting a formidable gross domestic product of $344.9 billion. Notably, Miami is the third-richest city in the United States and globally, based on purchasing power, according to a 2018 UBS study. Embracing its diverse demographics, Miami stands as a majority-minority city, with its Hispanic and Latino population comprising 70.2 percent of its inhabitants.

Downtown Miami is as a nucleus for international banking and hosts numerous national and international corporations. The Health District is home to esteemed medical institutions, including Jackson Memorial Hospital, the largest hospital in the nation, and the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. PortMiami, the city’s thriving seaport, reigns as the busiest cruise port globally.

Drawing millions of visitors annually, Miami’s allure as a tourist destination is unrivaled, earning it the distinction of being the second-most visited city or metropolitan statistical area in the United States, trailing only New York City. With its strong commercial and cultural ties to Latin America, Miami has earned the moniker “Gateway to Latin America.”

In 2022, Miami solidified its position as a powerhouse, ranking seventh in the United States across various metrics, including business activity, human capital, information exchange, cultural experience, and political engagement.

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Building Envelope Consulting & Inspections

Serving All of Florida Including the Following Major Cities.

Alafaya, Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Boca Raton, Bonita Springs, Boynton Beach, Bradenton, Brandon, Brooksville, Cape Coral, Clearwater, Clermont, Coconut Creek, Coral Gables, Coral Springs, Country Club, Cutler Bay, Davie, Daytona Beach, Deerfield Beach, Delray Beach, Deltona, Doral, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Fort Pierce, Fontainebleau, Four Corners, Gainesville, Greenacres, Hallandale Beach, Hialeah, Hollywood, Homestead, Horizon West, Jacksonville, Jupiter, Kendale Lakes, Kendall, Kissimmee, Lake Worth Beach, Lakeland, Land O’ Lakes, Largo, Lauderhill, Lehigh Acres, Margate, Meadow Woods, Melbourne, Miami, Miami Beach, Miami Gardens, Miramar, North Fort Myers, North Lauderdale, North Miami, North Miami Beach, North Port, Oakland Park, Ocala, Ocoee, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Palm Bay, Palm Beach Gardens, Palm Coast, Palm Harbor, Pembroke Pines, Pensacola, Pine Hills, Pinellas Park, Plantation city, Poinciana, Pompano Beach, Port Charlotte, Port Orange, Port St. Lucie, Riverview, Sanford, Sarasota, Spring Hill, St. Cloud, St. Petersburg, Sunrise, Tallahassee, Tamarac, Tamiami, Tampa, The Hammocks, The Villages, Titusville, Town ‘n’ Country, University CDP, University CDP, Wellington, Wesley Chapel, West Palm Beach, Westchester, Weston, Winter Garden, Winter Haven.