Compiled from 7500 new homeowners, surveyed between
December 2010 – December 2011

Approximately how much so you plan to spend within the Next 6 Months on products and services for you new home?

$5-15,000

31%

$15,001 - $30,000

27%

$30,001 - $45,000

26%

$45,001 – Over

13%

How do you plan on financing these purchases?

Savings

35%

Bank Loan

14%

Credit Cards

41%

Proceeds from home sale

8%

How Many of the Following Products do you plan on Purchasing?

First
3 Months

Within
3-6 Months

Within
6-12 Months

Automobile

19%

39%

26%

Bathroom Accessories

58%

12%

6%

Bedding/Linens

41%

13%

7%

Carpeting/Rugs

37%

25%

17%

Cosmetics

68%

36%

34%

Draperies

25%

11%

2%

Flooring

43%

18%

19%

Furniture

75%

34%

27%

Kitchen Appliances

76%

32%

12%

Lighting Fixtures

49%

23%

15%

Mattresses

27%

17%

13%

Mini Blinds

83%

16%

11%

Wallpaper

12%

19%

10%

Window Doors

41%

27%

12%

Security/Burglar Alarm

61%

17%

3%

Shutters

16%

24%

8%

How Many of the Following Products do you plan on Purchasing?

First
3 Months

Within
3-6 Months

Within
6-12 Months

Bathroom Remodel

28%

16%

21%

General Handyman

47%

24%

69%

Fencing

18%

10%

17%

Kitchen Remodel

21%

14%

12%

Landscaping

29%

17%

35%

Lighting Outdoor

19%

21%

14%

Painting

35%

28%

19%

Paneling

1%

1%

1%

Patio/Deck

24%

21%

15%

Pool Installation

3%

1%

9%

Repaving Driveway

9%

13%

11%

Security System

61%

17%

3%

Spa/Hot Tub

3%

9%

6%

Sprinkler System

21%

15%

11%

Wall Covering

9%

14%

7%

Window Replace

17%

18%

29%

Will you be changing any of the following?

Chiropractor

15%

Bank

77%

Accountant

24%

Dentist

41%

Grocery Store

78%

Insurance Agent

59%

Attorney

8%

Doctor

68%

What services will you require within 1-3 Months?

Plumber

28%

Mason

13%

Painter

35%

Carpet

29%

Electrician

30%

Fencer

18%

Wallpaper

12%

Carpenter

35%

What services will you require within 3-6 Months?

Plumber

21%

Mason

9%

Painter

28%

Carpet

25%

Electrician

14%

Fencer

10%

Wallpaper

19%

Carpenter

12%

Do you plan on joining any of the following?

Social Club

8%

Golf Club

29%

Church

41%

Country Club

9%

Health Club

73%

Tennis Club

19%

Synagogue

7%

YMCA

23%

What businesses would you like additional info from?

Auto Repair

31%

Cleaners

29%

Health Club

49%

Gift Stores

12%

House Painting

19%

Pest Control

19%

Security Sys

36%

Swimming Pool

9%

Carpet Sales

21%

Drinking Water

29%

Carpet Sales

21%

Carpet Sales

21%

Cable TV

39%

Clothing Store

25%

Garage Doors

19%

Hardware Store

71%

Landscaping

39%

Pre School

28%

Restaurants

89%

Hair Salon

55%

Closet Design

29%

Bicycles

22%

Closet Design

29%

Closet Design

29%