Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
During the economic downturn, construction activity screeched across most markets and hurt industry revenue. However, the government stimulus aided the industry with tax credits for energy-efficiency projects, including windows that offer better insulation to reduce reliance on energy for warmth. Over the five years to 20121, revenue for the Window Installation industry is expected to continue trending higher, bolstered by rising consumer confidence and private spending on home improvements. Although revenue increased over the previous five years, revenue growth is projected to be less volatile during the next five years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Business locations in the industry are most highly concentrated in the Southeast, the Mid-Atlantic, the West and the Great Lakes. Factors influencing the geographic distribution of window installation establishments include population and, in turn, the number of residential single-family and multi-family buildings houses. In general, regions with higher populations possess greater numbers of windows, increasing the viability of an installation business.
In the Southeast region, which holds the majority of industry establishments (23.9%), states with the highest concentrations of window installation companies include Florida (10.2%), North Carolina (2.7%) and Georgia (2.2%). Flo.. purchase to read more