Blog: Building Products

U.S. and Canadian Requirements for Windows and Doors
26 October 2017

U.S. and Canadian Requirements for Windows and Doors

What you need to know about performance standards and testing More…

Where There’s Smoke...
26 September 2017

Where There’s Smoke...

A Look at SDI Variability in ASTM E84 Testing More…

Feeling the Heat of Updated EPA Standards for Hearth Emissions
03 May 2016

Feeling the Heat of Updated EPA Standards for Hearth Emissions

Manufacturers and Retailers of Wood Heaters and Stoves Impacted by New Source Performance Standards More…

New Finished Product Requirements for EU REACH
Photovoltaic Panel and Module Fire Resistance Testing
18 August 2015

Photovoltaic Panel and Module Fire Resistance Testing

What you should know about testing under recently revised standards More…

A Closer Look: AHJs and the Need for Third-Party Qualified Personnel
15 May 2014

A Closer Look: AHJs and the Need for Third-Party Qualified Personnel

Today, building and electrical codes are more complex than ever. But what does this mean for Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs)? More…

Safer Products & the Competitive Code Evaluation Market
11 June 2013

Safer Products & the Competitive Code Evaluation Market

Increased competition in the code evaluations market is good news for manufacturers, but can it actually lead to safer products for consumers as well? More…

Are your walls telling you something – or not?
08 August 2012

Are your walls telling you something – or not?

From the constant buzz of cell phones to video conference calls and just the regular “office” noise that is created on a daily basis, do you ever wonder how all that noise is absorbed? More…