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2021 Farnsworth Contractor Index: Optimism Continues

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Those surveyed include exterior contractors (roofers, siding/window contractors).

Each quarter The Farnsworth Group provides its Contractor Index to the building products and lawn & garden industries. The group surveys hundreds of residential contractors from five main areas:

  • Remodeling Contractors (Remodelers, GCs);
  • Exterior Contractors (Roofers, Siding/Window Contractors);
  • Finish Contractors (Painters, Flooring Contractors, Carpenters, Drywall);
  • Mechanical Contractors (Plumbers, Electricians, HVAC);
  • Landscape Contractors (Landscapers, Decking Contractors, Concrete)

Results show increasing optimism across the board, though not yet to pre-pandemic levels. Contractors are the most confident they have been in over a year. 

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