Fresh coat: Recovery in the housing construction market will revive demand for painting services

The Painting and Decorating Franchises industry is responsible for interior and exterior painting and wall coverings for both residential and nonresidential buildings, but excludes interior design services. Weak consumer spending over the five years to 2017 constrained business investment in new commercial, industrial and manufacturing spaces. As a result, industry profit margins remained low, forcing many franchise owners out of business. Since then, unemployment has fallen significantly, prompting households to once again hire professionals for home improvement projects. The industry is expected to continue growing at an annualized rate of 1.6% to $1.2 billion over the next five years to 2022...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • A rise in housing starts will drive demand for painting services
  • The industry has increased hiring with a growing reliance on subcontractors
  • The industry is expected to continue growing, albeit at a slower pace
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Painting and Decorating Franchises industry has a medium-high level of market concentration. Overall, the industry is dominated by FirstService Corporation's CertaPro and College Pro franchises. The company controls close to 70.0% of revenue for the Painting and Decorating Franchises industry. Together, the top three franchises in the industry represent an estimated 69.9% of industry revenue. This concentration has increased over the past five years with Five Star Painting, a major player, incorporating the operations of ProTect Painters with their own. The rest of the market is highly fragmented, made up of smaller, local franchises. Ear...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry are

  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Having a good reputation
  • Ability to change which market the company operates in
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Housing starts and Value of private nonresidential construction in the Painting & Decorating Franchises industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry?

    This industry is responsible for interior and exterior painting and wall covering. Labor includes new work, alterations, maintenance and repairs, but does not include interior design services. The business franchise collection focuses solely on franchised outlet operations and excludes nonfranchise data. It shows the number of franchise outlets, total franchise revenue and the average profit margin franchisees earn. The largest franchisors are also broken down by market share.

    Industry Products
  • Residential building painting
  • Nonresidential building painting
  • Wallpaper services
  • Industry Activities
  • Residential building painting
  • Nonresidential building painting
  • Wallpaper services
  • Paint removal
  • Wallpaper removal
  • Whitewash contracting
  • Rustproofing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Housing starts
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Private spending on home improvements
  • Homeownership rate

  • Current Performance
  • Residential and commercial construction provide steady demand
  • Industry landscape
  • Changes in construction and home improvement trends
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Slowing construction recovery
  • Operating trends
  • Table: Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Paint Manufacturing
  • Paint Wholesaling
  • Tool & Hardware Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Residential building painting
  • Nonresidential building painting
  • Other
  • Wallpaper services
  • Chart: Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Residential building market
  • Nonresidential building and property market
  • Other demand influences for painting and wall-covering services

  • Major Markets
  • Residential building
  • Commercial building
  • Manufacturing building
  • Institutional building
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Franchise fees and marketing
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Painting & Decorating Franchises

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    FirstService Corporation, Five Star Painting, Fresh Coat Painters,
  • Table: FirstService Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Five Star Painting - financial performance
  • Table: Fresh Coat Painters - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Painting & Decorating Franchises 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 Painting & Decorating Franchises Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Housing starts (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Do-It-Yourself (Diy) Labor
  • The building, modifying or repairing something without the help of experts or professionals.
  • Franchisee
  • The party in a franchising agreement that is purchasing the right to use a business's trademarks, associated brands and other proprietary knowledge to open a branch.
  • Franchisor
  • The owner of the original operation. The franchisor decides to allow other people to replicate their system in exchange for a fee.
  • Royalties
  • Ongoing fees paid to the franchisor by franchisees in respect of ongoing training and support services provided, usually a percentage of revenue.
  • Tarpaulin
  • Material, such as waterproofed canvas, used to cover and protect a surface.
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