Outdoor living is a growing category for retailers, as more consumers are putting emphasis on their outdoor living areas. Homeowners are renovating and adding to their patios to create entertaining, eating and living spaces that add more functional square footage. To better understand this growing movement, Hardware Retailing gathered data from multiple resources to understand the different elements consumers are looking for in the outdoor living area. In the September issue of Hardware Retailing, editors identified five trends supported by data from consumers, retailers and industry organizations.
To download a brief summary of the different outdoor living trends described in the article, complete the form below. The Outdoor Living Selling Guide is a one-page PDF and is a great resource to share with sales associates and other store employees.