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Vacuum & Cleaning Equipment Testing Services

Your Accredited Appliance Testing Lab

We’re ready to take on all of your regulatory and performance testing for vacuums and other cleaning equipment or appliances. Ensure compliance with all of your urgent requirements with a U.S. based third-party vacuum testing laboratory. If it’s a cleaning appliance, we test it.

Customers rely on Professional Testing Laboratory LLC for appliance testing services including electrical appliance safety testing, vacuum cleaner suction tests, the effect of chemical cleaners, soil removal, residual moisture, sound, electrostatic propensity, and more.

Tell us more about your project and request a quote today.

CRI Seal-of-Approval

CRI’s Seal of Approval (SOA) program is the carpet industry’s only scientific program to test the effectiveness of carpet cleaning products and equipment. To achieve SOA certification, products go through rigorous laboratory testing to meet the high standards of the SOA program.


Vacuum Cleaner and Home Appliance Testing For Safety, Performance & Compliance

PTL offers physical and chemical testing of cleaning appliances for numerous purposes, including:

  • Carpet
  • Resilient
  • Laminate
  • Wood
  • Ceramic
  • Underlayment
  • Adhesives & Tapes
  • Consumer Performance
  • Vacuum & Appliances
  • Automotive
  • Chemical
  • Sport Surfaces
  • Testing Supplies
  • Flammability

These services barely scratch the surface of our comprehensive master test list over 2,000 tests. Our experienced, expert testing staff has the advanced equipment and industry-specific knowledge to customize or create tests for unique purposes. Whether you’re ensuring regulatory compliance or conducting performance tests as a part of product research and development, we’re ready to get you the appliance and vacuum cleaner test results you need.

floor testing

Wide-Ranging Industry Expertise

Could you benefit from unique material or cleaning chemical testing beyond your current project? We don’t stop at vacuum cleaners and home appliance testing. Explore our other industry-specific testing services:

  • Flooring
  • Textile & Fabrics
  • Airlines / Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Vacuum & Appliances
  • Consumer Products
  • Government Regulations
  • Adhesive & Tapes
  • Cleaning Chemistries
  • Legal & Insurance Claims
  • Outdoor Sport Surfaces (Turf)


Our 24-hour quote turnaround time is a testament to the speed of our response and familiarity with various appliance testing standards.


The lab staff at PTL has decades of combined experience in vacuum testing methodology, vacuum cleaner standards, and research and development.


We regularly design and test fabrics to suit unique, product-specific purposes with direction from you, the customer.


Our lab is dually accredited by PJLA and NVLAP with procedures and equipment validated in accordance with NIST professional standards.

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Need Something You Don’t See Here?

Professional Testing Laboratory LLC offers tests for a broad range of product types, materials, and purposes beyond what you see listed above. Contact us to share the details of your project and we’ll help you identify the perfect tests for the job.