Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Window Installation industry comprises contractors that provide specialist window framing and installation services. A large portion of industry operators' revenue is derived from home and commercial building renovation services. While window installers enjoy an absence of international competition, they compete directly with unskilled do-it-yourself (DIY) homeowners in the housing alterations and additions market and with other skilled tradespeople in the new building construction market (e.g. general building contractors and concreting contractors).
Like many construction-related fields, the Window Installation industry was significantly challenged during the past five years, largely due to the subprime mortgage crisis.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
The Window Installation industry has a low level of capital intensity, with operators spending an estimated $0.05 on capital for every dollar spent on labor. The industry has become increasingly labor intensive in attempts to expand its scope and capabilities, and to reach greater geographical regions... purchase to read more