The Window and Door Manufacturers Association’s Window and Entry Door 2014 U.S. Market Study shows growth of more than 10 percent for the entry door market through 2015. The study, prepared, researched and analyzed by Metrostudy and the Virginia Center for Housing Research at Virginia Tech, forecasts modest market growth in the overall entry door market of 5.1 percent for 2014 and 4.9 percent for 2015. This follows market growth of 5.3 percent in 2013 with 14.1 million units shipped.
In 2013 side-hinged entry doors made up 72 percent of the entry door market, followed by sliding patio doors at 11.4 percent.
The WDMA Window and Entry Door 2014 U.S. Market Study is available for purchase here.