Annual Surveys

HILB surveys provide data detailing homeowner’s preferences for the home improvement process. By laying out emerging challenges in the industry, these surveys provide insight for home service professionals on how to properly connect with homeowners and fit the economic climate of the home service industry.

2014 Homeowner Mood & Mindset Survey
HILB’s second annual Homeowner Mood & Mindset Survey, released in December 2014, compared and contrasted homeowners and service professionals’ preferences for completing home maintenance and improvement projects. The results revealed paralleling attitudes along with differing opinions in areas such as the hiring process, brand commitment, the consultation process and subcontractors.

Click here to view the 2014 Homeowner Mood & Mindset Survey.

2013 Homeowner Mood & Mindset Survey
HILB released results from its first annual Homeowner Mood & Mindset survey in January 2013 that examined how Millennials research, hire and work with home service professionals compared to the older generations of homeowners. According to HILB President and CEO of HomeAdvisor Chris Terrill, the overall purpose of the survey was to “help to identify opportunities to improve the hiring process for homeowners and service professionals, especially as it relates to the Millennial Generation.”

Click here to view the 2013 Homeowner Mood & Mindset Survey. Download the 2013 Survey Infographic here.