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 are on a regular calibration schedule using NIST traceable reference standards. Through IAS, Home Innovation is an ISO 17025 accredited test lab, ISO 17020 inspection agency, and ISO 17065 third-party certification body. Home Innovation is also an IAPMO-approved testing laboratory -- IAPMO product certification testing may only be performed by IAPMO approved testing laboratories.

We stand ready to evaluate the performance attributes of your building products and materials. You can check out our full list of accredited test methods hereContact us today to discuss your product testing and certification needs.

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