Research

CE Pro Wage & Salary Study: How High Did Wages Spike in 2021?

The latest CE Pro Wage & Salary Study reveals wage increases as high as 15% for experienced technicians in 2021, with executive management/owner compensation rising 27%.

Feb 08, 2022

Study Shows Standalone Devices Act as Gateway to Smart Home Tech Adoption

While many integrators prefer to install whole-home control systems, research shows consumers are more likely to embrace standalone smart home devices.

Feb 04, 2022

Survey Reveals the Smart Home Technology Renters Want Most in 2022

A survey of Rent.com readers found that 82% of renters want at least one smart device in their home, with voice control devices and smart appliances topping many wishlists.

Jan 31, 2022

Voting Opens for 12th Annual CE Pro Quest for Quality Awards

Which manufacturer or distributor was most helpful in mitigating the supply chain shortages, rising prices, etc. in 2021?

Jan 27, 2022

What Will Your Outdoor Technology Installations Look Like in 2022? Take the Survey

2022 CE Pro Outdoor Technology Survey will offer useful benchmark data for your business heading into spring. Please take the survey today.

Jan 21, 2022

Housing Starts Rise 15.6% in 2021

U.S. Census Bureau reports overall 1.6 million housing starts in 2021, including 1.12 single-family homes and 530,000 MDUs.

Jan 20, 2022