Remodeling Jobs—Baths Edge Kitchens Again for Top Spot

power-tools-tlc-sMay: National Home Remodeling Month

The results from NAHB’s quarterly Remodeling Market Index (RMI) survey report on the most common type of jobs performed by NAHB Remodelers in 2014.

Kitchens and Baths

Kitchen and bathroom remodeling remain the two most common types of projects as they have been consistently since 2001. Up to 2009, kitchens were slightly more common than bathroom remodels, but flipped in 2010. In 2014 bathroom remodeling finished first by a narrow margin.  

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Bathroom remodeling was cited as one of the most common remodeling projects In 2014 by 7% compared to 77% for kitchen remodels.

Whole house remodel project

… up again with the improvement in the housing market. Whole house remodeling continues to recover from its low point during the depths of the housing downturn. Prior to 2010, whole house remodeling was a common project for over 40% but the share fell to 21% in 2010 before posting solid gains in the next three surveys and coming in above 40% once again in 2014.

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Survey reveals top remodeling jobsRemodeling jobs… baths edge kitchens

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