*Data and analysis is updated as of July 30, 2020

Residential decking demand was approximately $3.34 billion in 2019. According to Principia’s recently updated demand and forecast, decking demand in 2020 is forecast to be approximately $3.38 billion in 2020—a slight increase from 2019 demand. Prior to the pandemic, decking demand was forecast to be approximately $3.36 billion in 2020. Reasons for continued strong demand in decking include:

COVID-19-related impacts on residential decking demand include:

  • DIY activity did not stop during the pandemic and in fact may have accelerated, benefitting decking repair & remodeling activity 
  • Decking demand in areas that did not shut down or construction was exempted will grow faster than those where construction was halted

More information about decking demand is available for purchase in three product offerings designed to meet your specific needs: Product Demand Snapshot, DemandBuilder®, and BuilderSeries®

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