Our founder set out to become an industry leader. He succeeded.

The American Leak Detection Corporate Profile

Richard Rennick

The World Leader

Richard “Dick” Rennick founded American Leak Detection in 1974 and created the leak detection industry. American Leak Detection set the standard for non-invasive leak detection of all types of leaks including hidden water and sewer leaks. Since then we’ve become the world leader and gained an impressive reputation as a world-class franchise system.

Refined Operations

Our proprietary methods and equipment have set us apart from the competition, as has our ability to find quality franchisees who have continued to share our passion and vision. Our training program is designed to expand upon the skills and knowledge which our franchisees already possess, and then apply those skills to a proven system, a system which has formed a global network of talented and dedicated business men and women.

  • Established in 1974
  • Headquartered in Palm Springs, California
  • 100 franchises throughout the U.S.
  • 17 franchises in 7 countries
  • 4 company locations in Palm Springs, San Bernardino, Boston, and Ft. Lauderdale, with future expansion plans
  • Network sales over $50 M

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what franchise owners are saying

Keith Bailey
“...the best franchise opportunity available...”

“I will always believe that ALD is the best franchise opportunity available today. I have been given the tools and numerous profitable markets to grow my business.”

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Keith Bailey, Nashville, Tennessee Franchisee