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Doors and Windows Performance and Security Testing

Validate that your windows and doors help keep building occupants safe from the exterior environment and opportunistic burglary.

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Overview of doors and windows testing

Product testing provides manufacturers, systems companies and fabricators with confidence that their product meets building regulations, industry standards, project requirements and performance expectations for weather, operational, strength and security.

We specialize in the performance and security testing of your fenestration products to industry standards for security, weather tightness, operational, strength and other regulatory standards in North America, the UK and Europe.

Benefits

With UL, you can fulfill a wide variety of door and window testing needs simultaneously. 
 

Laboratory Testing – Manufactured Housing

Service Varennes, Quebec, Canada Northbrook, IL, U.S. Toronto, Ontario, Canada Telford, Shropshire, England
Fenestration Window/ Doors – NAFS X X X  
AAMA/NWWDA 101/I.S.2-97 X   X  
AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440 X X X  
AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440S1 X X X  
AAMA 450, 501, 910, 920, 925, X X X  
ICC AC17 X      
AAMA 1600   X    
AAMA 2502 X X X  
ASTM E2068 X X X  
AAMA 1002.10, 1102, 1102.7,   X    
NFRC 400 X      
         
Laboratory Testing – Deglazing        
ASTM E987 X X X  
         
Laboratory Testing – Forced Entry        
ASTM F588, F842 X X X  
AAMA 1304 X X X  
AAMA 1302, 1303   X    
         
Laboratory Hardware Testing        
AAMA 901, 902, 904 X      
ASTM E405 X      
WDMA T.M.7 X   X  
         
Laboratory Testing – Interstory Drift        
AAMA 501.4, 501.6, 501.7 X X X  
         
Laboratory Testing – Manufactured Housing        
AAMA 1701.2, 1702.2 X X X  
AAMA 1701.1 X      
         
Laboratory Testing – Security        
ASTM F476 X X X  
         
Laboratory Testing – Thermal        
ASTM C518 X      
ASTM C1199, C1363, E1423 X X    
CAN/ULC S-770, CAN/CSA A440.2 X      
NFRC 100, 101, 102, 200 X X    
         
Door & Frame Physical Endurance Testing        
ANSI/SDI A250.4-201 X X X  
 
UK and European Building Science Testing
BS 6375-1, EN 1026, EN 1027, EN 12211       X
BS 6375-2

Windows

EN 12046-1, EN 14608, EN 14609, EN 13115

EN 13049, EN 1191 Annex B/F

Doors

EN 12046-2, EN 12217, EN 947, EN 948, EN 949, EN 950, EN 1192, EN 1191 Annex D/H

      X
BS6375-3       X
PAS 24 testing (Security)       X

These tests can reduce the time to determine product compliance, gain the regulatory approvals and undertake the required commercial testing. It’s our goal to enable faster access to global markets.

Why UL?

We have decades of experiences in door and window product performance testing. Our expertise and modern facilities enable us to deliver high quality services to manufacturers of doors and windows. This offering complements our testing services for door hardware, fire and security testing.
 

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