New Construction Offers Duct Sealing Contractors Growth in 2021Samantha Bezich
2020 was a year of adjusting and learning. And 2021 looks like single-family home construction will have the quickest recovery. By adding duct sealing to your offering, HVAC contractors can build their business coming out of the pandemic.
The industry is expecting a building boom this year. With renewed interest in different housing options, new construction could increase by 4 percent in 2021. This opportunity Is not without its challenges.
Insufficient Inventory Levels, Labor Continue
Inventory levels are expected to remain below needed requirements, delaying construction. Lumber prices, limited lot supply, supply-chain issues, restrictive zoning laws, costly permits, and skilled labor deficit are all factors that keep homebuilding from making a profit on entry-level homes.
Builders are also hoping the Biden administration can work with Canada to ease supply costs. But without a serious policy change, there’s no doubt these problems will persist.
And with about 1.5 million skilled workers laid off during 2020, including tradesmen, electricians, and carpenters, finding enough labor to meet construction demand will continue to be challenging.
The Duct Sealing Solution
One of labor- and cost-saving solution includes duct sealing. The anticipated increase in new construction gives HVAC contractors more opportunities for work.
Aeroseal’s duct sealing is a cost-effective solution that seals ducts from the inside and ensures each home always passes inspection. This speeds up the building process, and makes it easy to meet project requirements. With HVAC codes continuing to increase, builders need a new approach to keep up.
Level Up with Aeroseal
There are thousands of HVAC businesses looking for ways to rise above the competition. Make your business stand out by adding Aeroseal duct sealing to your services. Not only will this help increase the number of clients your business attracts, it will also increase revenue, and offer your team professional growth opportunities.
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