Sierra Club Canada Foundation & Alert Labs Promote Water Conservation

Sierra Club Canada Foundation & Alert Labs Promote Water Conservation

by Support Team 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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Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

by Development Team 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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City of Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

City of Welland Launches $100 Flowie Incentive Program

by Support Team 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 Support Team October 08, 2017

Small toilet leaks can impact profitability for landlords and property managers.

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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 Ruth Casselman October 08, 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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Flowie and Floodie Now Available on Amazon.com

Flowie and Floodie Now Available on Amazon.com

by Support Team 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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Alert Labs partners with insurance providers for 15% discount

Alert Labs partners with insurance providers for 15% discount

by Support Team September 27, 2017

According to the Insurance Bureau of Canada, in 2013, insurers paid out $3.2 Billion to policy holders for damage created by flooding and related sewer backup. Much of this damage could have been prevented through early detection of water related issues in the home.

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Alert Labs Wins City Water Challenge with Conservation Tech

Alert Labs Wins City Water Challenge with Conservation Tech

by Support Team September 26, 2017

Alert Labs won the City of Guelph water challenge with a proposal for real-time alerts sent to a customer’s phone for emergencies like floods or leaks based on sensors that require zero technical skill to install.

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Major Retailer Working with Alert Labs' Leak and Flood Detection Tech

Major Retailer Working with Alert Labs' Leak and Flood Detection Tech

by Support Team September 01, 2017

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Water damage prevention for Airbnb hosts

Water damage prevention for Airbnb hosts

by Britton Jenner August 04, 2017

In a recent article, CNET listed the top seven devices every BNB host should have in their home. They include a video doorbell, smart thermostat, security camera and media streamers. The main point is to have some insight into what’s happening in the property without being intrusive. There is one major omission.

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How to Find Water Leaks

How to Find Water Leaks

by Britton Jenner August 04, 2017

The Alert Labs Flowie water sensor that you installed on your water meter has sent you an alert about a possible leak. It could be caused by a leaky toilet or faucet, water softener, hot water heater, exterior hose, malfunctioning washing machine or many other things. So, what should you do next?

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How Much Water Leaks Cost

How Much Water Leaks Cost

by Britton Jenner August 04, 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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Tips for Renting to Students

Tips for Renting to Students

by Britton Jenner August 04, 2017

The summer is flying by and landlords are preparing for the fall rush of students returning to colleges and universities across the country. Here are a few tips about renting to students...

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Alert Labs Announces Intact Ventures as Strategic Investor

Alert Labs Announces Intact Ventures as Strategic Investor

by Support Team April 19, 2017

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

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News release: City of Guelph announces rebate program for Alert Labs' Flowie water sensor kit

News release: City of Guelph announces rebate program for Alert Labs' Flowie water sensor kit

by Support Team February 22, 2017

Alert Labs’ Flowie water sensor kit will be included on a trial basis in the City of Guelph's Water Efficiency Rebate program. The first 600 Guelph residents who purchase a Flowie device will receive a $50 rebate from the City by using discount code GUELPHSAVESWATER50 when purchasing from Alert Labs.

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Northbridge Insurance and Alert Labs Partner for Leak & Flood Protection Program

Northbridge Insurance and Alert Labs Partner for Leak & Flood Protection Program

by Support Team February 15, 2017

Northbridge Insurance has launched a pilot project that offers customers annual savings of up to $150 on home insurance when they purchase an Alert Labs Home Solution package, consisting of a Flowie water sensor and a Floodie companion sensor.

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Kitchener-based startup sees big potential in “FitBit for your house”

Kitchener-based startup sees big potential in “FitBit for your house”

by Support Team January 03, 2017

Basement plumbing isn’t exactly the sexiest product market, but it’s hot enough for Alert Labs to have won a $100,000 award at a recent Dragon’s Den-like startup competition in Toronto.

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Alert Labs wins $100,000 at Startup Competition

Alert Labs wins $100,000 at Startup Competition

by Support Team November 22, 2016

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Water Flow Sensor and Flood Detector Pre-Orders Now Open!

Water Flow Sensor and Flood Detector Pre-Orders Now Open!

by Support Team September 16, 2016

Alert Labs is excited to announce that the first products from it's Insight Series are now available for pre-order, with shipments scheduled to start November 1st, 2016. 

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Insurance heavyweights see future in tech, Alert Labs

Insurance heavyweights see future in tech, Alert Labs

by Support Team February 23, 2016

George Tsintzouras, President and co-founder of Waterloo-based Alert Labs Inc., described it as “a perfect example of the value of Communitech to growing businesses like Alert Labs.” His company is an IoT startup deploying a sensor network in North America.

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Alert Labs Feature: Reactor boosts early stage startups at Waterloo’s Accelerator Centre

Alert Labs Feature: Reactor boosts early stage startups at Waterloo’s Accelerator Centre

by Support Team August 07, 2015

Alert Labs Inc. is off to a running start with founders who already have a wealth of experience in the technology sector.

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Alert Labs Wins Funding and Mentorship from Accelerator Centre, AC JumpStart

Alert Labs Wins Funding and Mentorship from Accelerator Centre, AC JumpStart

by Support Team June 24, 2015

Alert Labs is proud to announce its acceptance to the Accelerator Centre’s AC JumpStart program, an innovative incubation and mentorship program aimed at helping technology start-ups establish and grow their business.

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Alert Labs Inc. welcomes key addition – Vice President, Engineering

Alert Labs Inc. welcomes key addition – Vice President, Engineering

by Support Team June 01, 2015

Alert Labs welcomes Kevin Wright as Vice-President of Engineering. Kevin is a hands-on technical leader with 20 years of experience in the software industry, ranging from start-ups to multinational companies.

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