This report presents estimates and forecasts of the market for home improvement products in Canada. Forecasts include Consumer and Professional purchase estimate, both total and by Province and merchandise line.
HIRI’s Contractor Topic Survey samples professional contractors to better understand data across various topics of the home improvement market.
Many industries have been impacted negatively by the pandemic, but the home improvement industry has been booming. See HIRI’s webinar where Scott Hazelton, IHS Markit, presented HIRI’s forecasts of the US Size of the Home Improvement Products Market and discussed factors driving the increases.
The home improvement industry’s only product focused size of market study.
Each quarter since 2012, Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) has surveyed approximately 3,000 homeowners for its Home Improvement Project Intent Tracking Survey. The survey asks homeowners which of 32 different home improvement project areas (if any) they are planning in the next three months. It also explores to what extent they agree with statements about their homes and home improvement. The goal of these surveys is to better understand consumer project sentiment.
The effects of COVID have been immense for the remodeling industry. This webinar presents the findings from the HIRI/Caney Group qualitative study to understand the impact of COVID on how families use their homes and the home improvement projects they completed.
Sheltering in place this past year has elevated the importance of the home and will reshape consumer conceptions and needs for years to come. Our webinar, presented in partnership with NAXION, a leading research/consulting agency, provides highlights of HIRI’s Product Purchase Tracking Study.
See HIRI’s webinar featuring Tom Allen, Vice President at Decision Analyst discussing the rise in first-time buyers, why they are transitioning into the housing market, and the types of remodeling activity done by the novice homeowners.
The Generational Age Group Analysis of Home Improvement Activity is a compilation of information pulled from multiple studies analyzing the different attitudes, project activity and purchase habits of homeowners within generational age groups and home improvement.
View HIRI’s webinar where Scott Hazelton of IHS Markit presents updates to the economy and home improvement products market from the September 2020 forecast.
The quarterly release for the Consumer Project Planning in Home Improvement Survey tracks project plans on 32 different home improvement project areas. Learn what projects homeowners are planning on doing, how they are planning to complete them, how much they are planning on spending and more.