Our Labs
Testing Equipment & Capabilities

Our product testing facility is a manufacturer's dream ... and a product's worst nightmare!

Full-Service Testing Capabilities to Serve the Building Industry

Home Innovation Labs' 24,000 square foot state-of-the-art testing laboratory houses a wide variety of test equipment that sets us apart as a leading testing facility for building products and materials. All of our equipment and instrumentation described below is on a regular calibration schedule using NIST traceable reference standards.

Structural Test Equipment

  • 200,000 lb Universal Test Machine (UTM)
  • The Racker
  • Out-of-Plane Wind Loading
  • 400,000 lb Combined Axial & Bending Tester
  • Uniform Load
  • Structural Floor
  • Strong Wall

Material Properties Test Equipment

  • 200,000 lb Universal Test Machine (UTM)
  • 11,000 lb UTM
  • Concentrated Static & Impact Load Panel Tester
  • Large Panel Bender
  • Uniform Load
  • Thermal Shock Machines
  • Environmental Chambers
  • Hot & Cold Rooms
  • Abrasion Tester
  • Colorimeter
  • Impact Tester

Durability and Weathering Test Equipment

  • Air Cannon
  • Wind-Blown Rain/Air Infiltration Chamber
  • Environmental Chambers
  • Weathering Chambers
  • Cyclic Function Testing

Thermal Test Equipment

  • Large-Scale Hot Box
  • Heat Flow Meters
  • Loose Fill Blowing Machine

Moisture Test Equipment

  • Wind-Blown Rain/Air Infiltration Chamber
  • Environmental Chambers