Over the last decade, the housing market has changed drastically to meet demands in a dynamic social climate. The Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) teamed up with Trend Hunter to explore what the future of housing may look like in a world shaped by a growing passion for issues such as climate change, sustainability, and minimalism.
How Often Are Homeowners Hiring Professionals? See HIRI's infographic to learn more.
For two-plus years, more than seven in 10 homeowners have planned projects quarterly. Likely many external factors play a role in the high number of homeowners working on their homes.
Homeowners are still planning home improvement projects at high rates, but are people still opting for professional help to complete those projects in 2021?
Wondering where in their homes owners are planning to spend money in the next quarter? We surveyed over 3,000 homeowners to find out just that.
While some homeowners are DIYers, others prefer to hire a contractor for any major home improvement projects. How do the numbers compare, and what factors drive homeowners’ decisions to tackle the work or hire professional help?
Every quarter since 2012, HIRI has surveyed approximately 3,000 homeowners about their plans for home improvement in the coming months. The results for the first quarter of 2021, gathered January 7–13, provide crucial insight into how project planners feel about searching for and choosing products.
What influences project planner purchases when choosing products and brands? The answers might be different than you think.
The Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) partners with IHS Markit to develop an annual U.S. Size of Market Report. The current report is based on the most recent IHS economics forecast of the U.S. economy and looks at what to expect in the market through 2025.