Open shades: Expanding construction markets and energy efficiency will benefit industry demand

Over the five years to 2018, industry revenue is anticipated to grow at an annualized rate of 3.4% to reach $4.7 billion, including a 3.7% jump this year. Industry revenue has exhibited a strong turnaround during the five-year period, supported by revitalized demand from the residential construction sector. IBISWorld projects industry revenue will continue its upward trend over the five years to 2023, growing at an estimated annualized rate of 1.8% during the five-year period to total $5.1 billion. Continued improvements in economic conditions and the return of investment to the commercial property market are expected to enable robust growth in the nonresidential construction sector, generating demand for industry services...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth 13-18
3.4%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
41,796
Businesses
26,961
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Revitalized construction activity will bolster demand for window installation services
  • Industry operators have benefited from an increase in demand from the nonresidential building sector
  • The industry is projected to grow due to a surge in downstream nonresidential construction activity
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    In general, entry into the Window Installation industry poses few barriers. The capital requirements for tools such as drills, bits, saws, hammers and ladders are relatively minor compared to other construction industries, and are also readily available. However, players entering the industry will have to compete with existing operators that have a well-established foothold within local, and even sometimes regional, markets. Because price, quality and reputation work together to form the central basis for competition in this industry, entrants will have to establish themselves with contractors and local homeowners if they hope to compete with existing operators. To ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Window Installation Industry

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

  • Having a good reputation
  • Ability to compete on price
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of residential construction and Housing starts in the Window Installation industry impact industry performance..

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    What's in this report

    What is the Window Installation Industry?

    Operators in this industry install windows. This industry does not include work done by general building contractors or automotive glass installation companies.

    Industry Products
  • Vinyl window installation
  • Wood window installation
  • Energy efficient window installation
  • Fiberglass window installation
  • Other and repair services
  • Industry Activities
  • New window installation
  • Window repair
  • Window framing
  • 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
  • Housing starts
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Private spending on home improvements
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note

  • Current Performance
  • Improving industry conditions
  • Industry landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Steady demand
  • Consumer spending
  • Industry landscape
  • Table: Window Installation Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Window Installation Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Apartment & Condominium Construction
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction
  • Remodeling

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Construction Machinery Manufacturing
  • Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Wood Paneling Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Vinyl window installation
  • Wood window installation
  • Energy efficient window installation
  • Fiberglass window installation
  • Other and repair services
  • Chart: Window Installation Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Residential - single-family
  • Non-residential
  • Government
  • Residential - multifamily
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Window Installation 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 Window Installation

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Window Installation 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 Window Installation 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 Window Installation Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Private spending on home improvements (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Fenestration
  • The arrangement, proportioning and design of windows and doors in a building.
  • Leadership In Energy And Environmental Design
  • A building certification program that focuses on five key areas: energy efficiency, indoor air quality, material selection, sustainable site development and water savings.
  • Spacer
  • Strips of material used to separate multiple panes of glass within windows.
  • Window Framing
  • The process of opening a finished wall to install a window.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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