Home: Research and Usability lab
Loved by all for it's cosy, homely feel, Home is a relaxing environment with the rigour of a lab. Get deeper insights and more natural behaviour whilst having a better experience.
Create: Observation room
Instead of sitting your observers behind a one way mirror in a dark room, invite them into our Create room with natural daylight, coloured lighting and lots of white boards!
Team members that can't make it? Not a problem, they can easily dial in using our remote viewing option.
Digital and tech research
Testing on a mobile, tablet or desktop? We have specialist equipment to record all user interaction with the screen, their face and audio. We also offer eye tracking.
Eye tracking is particularly useful for conversion focussed research on high fidelity designs. Let us know if you'd like additional support in the setup, use or analysis. Get in touch if you'd like to discuss if it's right for you.
"The recruiting was excellent!" We have a large database of participants that is constantly refreshed. Our process is incredibly thorough to keep the quality of participants and attendance rates high.
Our space is fully accessible with a ground floor entrance, automatic door, lifts and wheelchair sized doors. Home is also a very child friendly environment and suitable for people with special needs.
Media City, Manchester
Easy to get to with a hotel next door, our location is ideal. You might also spot a few celebs as shows such as The Voice are filmed in the studios on the ground floor of our building.
Validity of the home + rigour of the lab = Home Lab
Home UX Lab uniquely combines the relaxing home environment with the control of a lab.
It provides the advantage of a consistent testing setup, enabling greater teamwork and idea generation through the collaborative observation experience.
Welcome to the perfect research environment.
"Extremely great service. I couldn't recommend them more, we couldn't have done it without Keep It Usable. They've been very kind and generous and supportive. The recruiting was excellent and we found the area very conducive to conducting our tests. Great environment and the staff are really superlative."
Joe, Author of Think First
"Home is going to allow UX researchers to take a quantum leap forward with their efforts. It's one of the most brilliant ideas I've seen in quite some time!"
Imran, Head of UX, Laterooms
"As soon as I entered, it just felt like coming home. It feels more relaxed and it makes people feel more comfortable because it's set in a real environment. Keep It Usable have come back to the basics of how research should be done."
Need expert help? Contact Keep It Usable
If you need help to conduct research or to translate your research into tangible solutions, get in touch with Keep It Usable.
They're trusted by brands worldwide to research and improve their digital products and services. They often work as an extension of teams when they need specialist expert help or they want to validate their products with a totally unbiased, external agency.
We're located in the stunning MediaCityUK
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