Member Benefits

As the only nonprofit organization dedicated to home improvement research, HIRI empowers our members with exclusive, ongoing home improvement data for making better business decisions.

HIRI acts solely on behalf of our membership base, which includes the leading manufacturers, prominent retailers, and allied organizations in the home improvement industry. Whether you provide a product or service, your success is our only concern. With this focus, it’s our mission to be recognized as the primary authority for effective, useful information about home improvement products and services in North America. And more than providing information, we offer an impressive array of benefits.

INFORMATION FOR EVERY LEVEL OF YOUR ORGANIZATION

Our proprietary home improvement research encompasses baseline and tracking studies that profile the characteristics, attitudes and buying behaviors of consumers and professional remodeler customers.

  • Insights teams can dig deep into raw data for analysis, tabulations, banner reports, tables, etc.
  • Product, channel and other managers can utilize data through organized visual reports and summaries.

  • Sales, marketing and brand teams can see trends and forecasts at a glance.

  • Executive teams can readily access information through executive summaries and infographics that provide key takeaways in a quick, digestible format.

EXCLUSIVE RESEARCH

HIRI members receive $850,000+ of proprietary research every year.  Studies are geared both to meet the individual needs of members and to gauge market trends relevant to our members as a whole.  Our exclusive research provides members insights from both DIYer's and Pro's under the following three pillars:

  1. Market
  2. Channel
  3. Projects/Products

Here’s a look at just a few of the research studies you’ll have access to as a member.

US SIZE OF MARKET
The only multiyear forecast of the consumer and professional segments of the U.S. home improvement market.

QUARTERLY PROJECT TRACKING
This quarterly study measures planned home improvement projects for the future quarter in 29 project areas.

PRODUCT PURCHASE TRACKING
Conducted biennially for more than 25 years, this comprehensive study examines products, projects, and services bought by U.S. homeowners.

CONTRACTOR STUDY
This biennial study identifies trends, product purchase activity, purchase decision drivers, and channel selection and satisfaction.

NETWORKING
Every year industry professionals gather to dissect trends, describe their research and forecast what’s coming.

WEBINARS & NEWSLETTERS
A summary of studies is presented by HIRI’s research partners via the web.  Receive our monthly news update featuring HIRI’s research highlights along with hot topics, additional home improvement news, and industry developments.

BE AMONG INDUSTRY LEADERS
HIRI is composed of the top retailers, manufacturers, distributors, publishing companies and trade associations in the home improvement industry. With members from every corner of the home improvement market, we can ensure research that’s essential to keeping you in the lead.

Contact us today to set up a time to discuss all of the benefits of joining the Home Improvement Research Institute.  If you are ready to join, apply for membership by clicking below.

 

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