­On solid ground: As private spending on home improvements rises, so too will industry revenue

Contractors in the Tile Installers industry primarily set and install ceramic, interior stone and mosaic tiles, in addition to terrazzo-based flooring. Demand for industry services is closely tied to the level of activity in the industry's downstream residential and nonresidential building markets, both of which have exhibited substantial turnarounds over the past five years. Accordingly, demand for tile installers has improved over the five years to 2018, in line with the broader economy. Over the five years to 2023, both housing and commercial construction conditions are expected to continue improving at a lower and more stable rate. Steady growth in these two major markets will bolster downstream demand for industry services, resulting in increased revenue...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$11bn
Annual Growth 13-18
5.5%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
92,389
Businesses
44,767
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The residential construction market represents the largest market for industry services
  • One concern that pertained to the residential market was the existence of shadow inventories
  • Interest rates are expected to increase at an accelerated rate, decreasing industry demand
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Tile Installers industry is service-oriented and relies heavily on labor to complete projects. In 2018, total wage costs, excluding payments to subcontractors, are expected to comprise 28.8% of total industry revenue. Depreciation costs account for just 0.5% of revenue, reflecting the fewer capital investments that tile installers need to operate. As a result of depreciation's low share of industry revenue, relative to wage payments, the industry exhibits a low level of capital intensity. In 2018, the average industry operator is expected to spend $0.04 on capital investment for every $1.00 spent on wages...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Tile Installers Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Tile Installers Industry are

  • Ability to effectively manage debtors
  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of residential construction and Demand from commercial building construction in the Tile Installers industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Tile Installers Industry?

    Operators in this industry set and install tile products (except for exterior stone and resilient tiles), such as ceramic, interior stone and mosaic tiles. Also, operators install marble particles mixed with cement to make terrazzo tiles. Installation includes new installations, additions, alterations, maintenance and repairs.

    Industry Products
  • Ceramic and concrete tile installations
  • Marble, granite and slate contracting
  • Terrazzo contracting
  • Other construction services
  • Nonconstruction activities (e.g. retailing)
  • Industry Activities
  • Installing ceramic tiles
  • Installing interior granite tiles (wall and floor)
  • Installing mosaic work
  • Installing mantel, marble and stone tiles
  • Setting and laying tiles (except resilient tiles)
  • Installing terrazzo
  • Refinishing set tiles
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of residential construction
  • Demand from commercial building construction
  • Housing starts
  • Private spending on home improvements
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note

  • Current Performance
  • Residential market
  • Nonresidential markets
  • Improving profit margins
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Residential market
  • Nonresidential markets
  • Table: Tile Installers Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Tile Installers Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Apartment & Condominium Construction
  • Stone, Concrete & Clay Wholesaling
  • Apartment Rental
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Ceramics Manufacturing
  • Stone Mining
  • Stone, Concrete & Clay Wholesaling
  • Tool & Hardware Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Ceramic and concrete tile installations
  • Marble, granite and slate contracting
  • Other construction services
  • Terrazzo contracting
  • Nonconstruction activities (e.g. retailing)
  • Chart: Tile Installers Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Single-family home construction
  • Other nonresidential building
  • Office construction
  • Multi-family home construction
  • Education building construction
  • Hotel and motel construction
  • Healthcare building construction
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Tile Installers Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Tile Installers

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Tile Installers Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Tile Installers Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Tile Installers Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Value of residential construction (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Fixed-Income Securities
  • An investment that provides a return in the form of fixed periodic payments and the eventual return of principal at maturity. (e.g bonds)
  • Grout
  • A mortar adhesive used to fix tiles to surfaces and decoratively space tiles.
  • Mosaic
  • Tile pieces set in concrete to create a design or pattern
  • Terrazzo
  • A flooring material that is comprised of chips of marble or stone that are set in mortar and then polished after it dries.
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