The home improvement industry has proved to be resilient over time, including during the challenging early years of the pandemic. Total project spending spiked in 2021. In 2023, the market is easing but project activity is still above historic levels.
Learn more about project activity from HIRI’s bi-annual project decision study covering 19 different project categories. The surveys included insightful questions into consumers’ project schedules and decision-making processes, highlighting motivations for the project, project costs, and roles of household members and paid professionals.
This report details Patio, Deck or Porch projects. See the Project Decision Overview Report and other category reports by clicking on the appropriate link below:
- Project Decision Study Overview
- Basement/Attic Remodel
- Bathroom Addition
- Bathroom Remodel
- Exterior Painting
- Exterior front entrance appearance improvements
- Garage appearance/organization improvements
- Garden and Landscape
- Interior Painting
- Kitchen Remodel
- Roof Replacement
- Room or Garage Addition
- Room or Garage Remodel