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Reasons why you need to become a HIRI Member

Insights you need to grow your business…


For over 30 years, it has been HIRI’s mission to be recognized as the primary authority for effective, useful information about home improvement products and services in North America.  The Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) is a membership based, independent, not-for-profit organization of manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and allied organizations in the home improvement industry.


HIRI's research provides members with some of the most actionable research in the industry at a value well over 50 times the annual membership investment. The membership of the Home Improvement Research Institute currently represents over 75 of the leading firms in the industry.


Learn how you can join this exclusive membership organization and gain access to the leading research in the home improvement market by clicking here.


Benefits of HIRI Membership

Exclusive Research: HIRI's primary research encompasses baseline and tracking studies which profile the characteristics, attitudes and buying behaviors of consumer and professional remodeler customers. Research is proprietary to member companies and is geared to meet the individual needs of the Institute's membership base while gathering data which accurately gauges trends in the market.

Discounts: Special HIRI Member discounts with key research producers including Yankelovich Monitor, IPSOS and Trifecta.


Peer-to-Peer Networking: Network with leaders in the industry, potential clients and vendors on a global level through our meetings and events. 


Event Registration Discount: Receive deeply discounted registration rates to annual conferences exclusively offered to HIRI members.


Custom Consulting Hours: Each member company earns hours to use for custom consulting work to be done using HIRI research.


Webinars: A summary of each study is presented via web meeting by HIRI’s research vendors.


Committees: HIRI is member run research.  Elect to serve on one of HIRI’s 6 committees and help set the direction of new research initiatives.


Industry News: Receive HIRI Monthly news update featuring HIRI’s monthly research review along with hot topics, other news and industry developments.  

“HIRI consistently provides valuable intelligence about our customers and the market.”  
Michael Long, Business Intelligence and Insights Manager at Broan-NuTone LLC


“HIRI has a wealth of insightful information in the home remodeling space and is a great resource for broad economic trends as well. The organization is very collaborative, allowing members to help shape future content.”
Dan Zilles, Market Research & Predictive Analytics Manager at 
Generac Power Systems, Inc.

If you are ready to join HIRI, apply here.