Which of the following changes to your home are you planning to make, or have already made, in 2015? And which changes did you make in 2014?*
Home improvement plans in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2015
This statistic displays the home improvement work consumers expect to carry out in 2015 compared to 2014 in the United Kingdom. Of respondents, 42 percent expected to repaint or re-carpet a room in 2015 compared to 33 percent the year before.
Which of the following changes to your home are you planning to make, or have already made, in 2015? And which changes did you make in 2014?*
20152014
Repainting or re-carpeting a room42%33%
Adding in a new piece of furniture or decorative item25%21%
Renovating a room20%14%
Work on the exterior of the property17%12%
Landscaping your garden17%10%
Building work, e.g. extension, conservatory or porch5%4%
None of these28%38%
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Source

Release date

June 2015

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

March 11 to 13, 2015

Number of respondents

2,002 respondents

Age group

14 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Which of the following changes to your home are you planning to make, or have already made, in 2015? And thinking about last year, which of the following changes to your home did you make in 2014?"

Home improvement plans in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2015
This statistic displays the home improvement work consumers expect to carry out in 2015 compared to 2014 in the United Kingdom. Of respondents, 42 percent expected to repaint or re-carpet a room in 2015 compared to 33 percent the year before.
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