Market growth driven by higher-end items

The latest market report from Palmer Market Research reveals that the market for windows in the UK grew 1.2% to 6.82 million frames Palmer Market Research’s new report into the performance and prospects of the UK window and door industry, warns of significant headwinds, with a slowdown in the housing market and uncertainty surrounding Brexit, contributing More...

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By winactive On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Western European Window Market: Clear Upward Trend

The mixing machines are hot again in Europe and thus are also boosting the window market. The window market in Western Europe increased its sales by 2.9% to 59.8 million window units sold due to the increase in More...

By winactive On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Redefining the window and door industry

Tougher second-time replacement sales and the shift away from home ownership, are driving long-term change in the window and door industry. The analysis was delivered by Robert Palmer, Palmer Market Research during More...

By winactive On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

UK’s home improvers set to spend £50.89 billion as Brexit fails to dampen confidence

Nearly six in ten (59%) of the UK’s homeowners are planning to carry out home improvements worth £50.89bn¹ over the next six months – contradicting recent reports of weakened consumer confidence – according More...

By winactive On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

AMA identifies key drivers for growth

Aesthetics and new legislation are key drivers and contributors to sustained market growth claims AMA Research in its latest report In its latest report ‘Domestic Replacement Door and Window Market Report – More...

By winactive On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Latest Palmer report reveals growth in second-time replacement market

New findings from Palmer Market Research reveal that the conservatory market contracted in 2015 by 6% – hitting an all-time low of just 78,800 units. With all but 600 units supplied into the home improvement More...

By winactive On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Higher-end products drive market growth

In his latest market report, Palmer paints a complex picture mixed with predictions of growth coupled with market contraction warnings Palmer Market Research’s new report into the performance and prospects of More...

By winactive On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Residential door market grows by 7% says AMA

The UK residential door market is estimated to have grown by around 7% in 2015, with further steady growth forecast for 2016, reveals the lastest market report from AMA Research. The significant decline in demand More...

By winactive On Monday, August 1st, 2016

Construction workloads continue to grow slowly says latest RICS UK Construction market survey

• Workload growth moderates in Q2 across all sectors as EU uncertainty delays investment • Private commercial and industrial sectors see most significant slowdown • Workloads and employment projected to More...

By winactive On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Good growth in the UK Window and Door Fabrication market despite challenging market conditions

The UK door and window fabrication market has turned from steady decline over several years to growth since 2013, with prospects of further growth over the next 5 years. According to a new report from AMA Research, More...