As with many construction-related fields affected by the Great Recession, the Painters industry shrank initially over the past five years. The real estate bust significantly weakened demand for industry services across construction markets. In the coming years, a strong recovery in the housing market, along with increased spending on home improvements, will drive steady industry growth.
This industry includes establishments primarily engaged in interior or exterior painting, as well as interior wall covering. The painting and wall-covering work performed includes new work, additions, alterations, maintenance and repairs. Establishments in this industry perform activities ranging from bridge and ship painting to paint and wall-covering removal.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.