Almanac Market Data

Home renovation pros expect 10-15% sales growth in 2016: Houzz

Houzz Inc., the platform for home remodeling and design, has released the 2016 Houzz State of the Industry. The report provides an overview of 2015 and an outlook for 2016 for residential renovation and design businesses based on data reported by more than 3,500 professionals in the Houzz community. The vast majority of residential businesses are bullish on 2016, expecting both revenue and profit growth to continue this year.

Woodworking Industry News

JB Cutting Completes Major Office Renovation

JB Cutting’s corporate headquarters in Mount Clemens, MI completed a $300,000 total renovation project to convert the 3,000 square foot combined office and break room into an open office by re-imagining the layout and diminishing some of the under-utilized break room.


Remodelers' Confidence Grows, New Business Opportunities Available

As the year kicks into high gear, after a busy spring and a strong start to the summer construction months, remodeling studies, surveying both professionals and homeowners, suggest optimism and continued growth for the industry for the remainder of 2015.The National Association of Remodelers (NARI) released its first quarter report which indicated NARI members were in a better position over the same period the year prior, and those members also felt very optimistic about business conditions.