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Principia is the building and construction industry’s source of truth, supporting informed decision-making and profitable growth with research-driven data, analytics, and strategic insights.

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500+industry clients served
28years in business
60%of Fortune 1000 building suppliers served
60+markets monitored

Leverage Insights From Our Team of Experts

Principia is the trusted source for executives making key decisions in the building and construction industry. We offer deep expertise and extensive research that empower professionals to make impactful decisions backed by industry intelligence.

Measure Demand with Advanced Analytics

Access market data with DemandBuilder. Our online demand assessment platform is complete with comprehensive market views, quarterly data updates, customized reporting, and more.

Market-Tested Analysis and Insights


Analyze the broader commercial market or break it down by material, building type, distribution channel, supplier, region, and more.


Get a handle on the residential construction market with Principia’s historical analysis and insights on future demand.


Strategically position heavy building materials in the market with data-backed insights.

Foundational Data Paired with Decades of Consulting Success

Work directly with Principia’s experts to access powerful data and reporting or work with our team to develop bespoke solutions based on the scope of your needs. It’s simple: Share your goals with our team, get the research and guidance needed to reach them.