Product Testing and Certification – Part 1

In mid-October 2014, the Muraflo team were involved in a VERY unconventional installation; even by Muraflo standards. We were at the RADCO lab in Long Beach, California, installing our Mura-Tile Shower Surround and Shower Tray products ready for independent testing as part of an official certification process through ICC-ES.

“ICC-ES is an industry leader in performing technical evaluations for code compliance, providing regulators and construction professionals with clear evidence that products comply with codes and standards.”

Shower trays and surrounds are not typically installed on a meter high platform, neither are framing studs typically built in a warehouse with open space all around them. But, this was the set up required for testing and, with some creative installation procedures and help from the fantastic RADCO team, the installation got underway.

It all began with the shower tray…