Report’s title Date of publication Content
‘Attitudes of architects towards BIM 2019’ 25.04.2019 Content
‘Architects – used sources of information 2018/2019’ 02.01.2019 Content
‘Internet usage in the professional activity of contractors 2018’ 15.11.2018 Content
‘Profile of a roofer 2018’ 12.03.2018 Content
‘Architecture and construction in social media’ 23.01.2018 Content
‘Architects – used sources of information 2017’ 27.11.2017 Content
‘Communication with the contractors 2017 – general construction companies’ 06.11.2017 Content
‘Attitudes of architects towards BIM and expectations towards technical consultancy services from manufacturers of building materials’ 21.04.2017 Content
‘Consumer behaviour in Poland – interior renovations market’ 10.02.2017 Content
‘Profile of a roofer 2017’ 03.02.2017 Content
‘Architects – used sources of information 2016’ 03.11.2016 Content
‘Profile of a roofer 2016’ 29.02.2016 Content
‘Architects – used sources of information 2015’ 26.10.2015 Content
‘Expectations of the architects towards technical advisory of manufacturers of construction materials’ 22.04.2015 Content
‘Profile of a roofer 2015’ 30.01.2015 Content

the study was conducted in April 2019 on a representative sample of n=429 architects by CATI telephone interview.

The report includes the following data:

I. Knowledge and use of BIM by architects
- knowledge of BIM
- use of BIM

II.Attitudes towards BIM among architects who use this technology
- number of projects completed in BIM in the last 12 months
- factors that prompt architects to use BIM

III. Attitudes towards BIM among architects who do not use this technology
- barriers of using BIM
- plans to implement BIM in the next 12 months

Appendix
- cross tables of variables
- sample structure

The report also includes the results of previous architects' surveys concerning the use of BIM, which were carried out by BCMM in 2017 and 2018.

the study was conducted in April 2019 on a representative sample of n=429 architects by CATI telephone interview.

The report includes the following data:

I. Knowledge and use of BIM by architects
- knowledge of BIM
- use of BIM

II.Attitudes towards BIM among architects who use this technology
- number of projects completed in BIM in the last 12 months
- factors that prompt architects to use BIM

III. Attitudes towards BIM among architects who do not use this technology
- barriers of using BIM
- plans to implement BIM in the next 12 months

Appendix
- cross tables of variables
- sample structure

The report also includes the results of previous architects' surveys concerning the use of BIM, which were carried out by BCMM in 2017 and 2018.

The research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a sample of n=375 architects.

The report includes:

I. The most often visited industry portals (open question, possibility to indicate max 3 answers)

II. Use of internet portals for architects (archdaily.com; archimania.pl; archinea.pl; architekci.pl; architektura.info; architektura.muratorplus.pl; bryła.pl; infoarchitekta.pl; izbaarchitektow.pl; nowoczesnastodola.pl; ronet.pl; sarp.org.pl; sztuka-architektury.pl; warsztatarchitekta.pl; zawod-architekt.pl)

III. New! Use of selected portals with CAD / BIM libraries (archispace.pl; artcada.pl; bimobject.com; tuznajdziesz.pl)

IV.The most frequently read magazines (open question, possibility to indicate max 3 answers)

V. Industry press reading (ARCH ; Architektura i Biznes; Architektura – Murator; Design Alive; Zawód:Architekt; Builder; Cztery Kąty; Dobre Wnętrze; Dom i Wnętrze; Inżynier Budownictwa; Murator)

V. New! Participation and preferences of the architects towards trainings organized by producers of building materials

VII. Changes in used internet portals vs 2015-2017 surveys and changes in industry press reading vs 2012-2017 surveys

VI. Cross-tables of above data (gender, age, number of architects)

The research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a sample of n=375 architects.

The report includes:

I. The most often visited industry portals (open question, possibility to indicate max 3 answers)

II. Use of internet portals for architects (archdaily.com; archimania.pl; archinea.pl; architekci.pl; architektura.info; architektura.muratorplus.pl; bryła.pl; infoarchitekta.pl; izbaarchitektow.pl; nowoczesnastodola.pl; ronet.pl; sarp.org.pl; sztuka-architektury.pl; warsztatarchitekta.pl; zawod-architekt.pl)

III. New! Use of selected portals with CAD / BIM libraries (archispace.pl; artcada.pl; bimobject.com; tuznajdziesz.pl)

IV.The most frequently read magazines (open question, possibility to indicate max 3 answers)

V. Industry press reading (ARCH ; Architektura i Biznes; Architektura – Murator; Design Alive; Zawód:Architekt; Builder; Cztery Kąty; Dobre Wnętrze; Dom i Wnętrze; Inżynier Budownictwa; Murator)

V. New! Participation and preferences of the architects towards trainings organized by producers of building materials

VII. Changes in used internet portals vs 2015-2017 surveys and changes in industry press reading vs 2012-2017 surveys

VI. Cross-tables of above data (gender, age, number of architects)

the research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a nationwide sample of 400 roofers in January and February 2018.
The report includes also data from 2012-2017 roofers’ surveys.

I. Market situation
- evaluation of market situation in 2017
- predicted market situation in 2018 (the firm's position in the market, the prices of roofing products, roofing service prices, market demand, employment in the company of the respondent)

II. Profile of the roofers
- profile of the owner / manager (gender, age, education)
- time of activity in the market
- size of company
- structure of conducted construction works

III. Communication with the roofers
- used sources of information
- most frequently used source of information
- reading of the roofing press
- reading of the construction press
- frequency of internet use
- used www portals for roofers

IV. Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles, ceramic / cement roof tiles, roof windows, PVC gutters, steel gutters
- used products / brands
- most frequently used product / brand
- brands’ recommendation rate - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)

Each product category presents data concerning all significant market players.

 

the research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a nationwide sample of 400 roofers in January and February 2018.
The report includes also data from 2012-2017 roofers’ surveys.

I. Market situation
- evaluation of market situation in 2017
- predicted market situation in 2018 (the firm's position in the market, the prices of roofing products, roofing service prices, market demand, employment in the company of the respondent)

II. Profile of the roofers
- profile of the owner / manager (gender, age, education)
- time of activity in the market
- size of company
- structure of conducted construction works

III. Communication with the roofers
- used sources of information
- most frequently used source of information
- reading of the roofing press
- reading of the construction press
- frequency of internet use
- used www portals for roofers

IV. Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles, ceramic / cement roof tiles, roof windows, PVC gutters, steel gutters
- used products / brands
- most frequently used product / brand
- brands’ recommendation rate - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)

Each product category presents data concerning all significant market players.

 

The report contains data regarding coverage (number of fans / followers on Facebook and Instagram) of the most popular sites devoted to architecture and construction, including:
- 113 blogs concerning architecture and interior design (e.g. Loving It, Marideko, Scraperka, Twoje DIY, Bajkowe Wnętrza
- 18 architectural magazines present in social media (e.g. Cztery Kąty, Dobre Wnętrze, Architektura),
- 29 construction magazines present in social media (e.g. Ładny Dom, Murator, Budujemy Dom),
- 29 online industry websites present in social media (e.g. Homebook, Wnętrza ze smakiem, Nowoczesna Stodoła).

The report also contains descriptions of the most popular profiles in each of the above categories, having a total of more than 25,000 fans / followers on Facebook and Instagram: website profile, covered topics, advertised brands, etc.

The report contains data regarding coverage (number of fans / followers on Facebook and Instagram) of the most popular sites devoted to architecture and construction, including:
- 113 blogs concerning architecture and interior design (e.g. Loving It, Marideko, Scraperka, Twoje DIY, Bajkowe Wnętrza
- 18 architectural magazines present in social media (e.g. Cztery Kąty, Dobre Wnętrze, Architektura),
- 29 construction magazines present in social media (e.g. Ładny Dom, Murator, Budujemy Dom),
- 29 online industry websites present in social media (e.g. Homebook, Wnętrza ze smakiem, Nowoczesna Stodoła).

The report also contains descriptions of the most popular profiles in each of the above categories, having a total of more than 25,000 fans / followers on Facebook and Instagram: website profile, covered topics, advertised brands, etc.

the study was conducted in March 2017 on a representative sample of 400 architects by CATI telephone interview and CAWI online survey.

The report includes the following data:

I. Attitudes of architects towards BIM
- use of BIM
- number of projects completed in BIM in the last 12 months

- factors that prompt architects to use BIM
- plans to implement BIM in the next 12 months
- barriers of using BIM

II. Expectations of architects towards contact with technical advisors of building materials manufacturers
- expected hours of work of technical advisors and working time of architects
- frequency of contact of architects with technical advisors
- preferred method of contacting a technical advisor
- accepted response time on the technical inquiry addressed to the advisor
- search for information on the manufacturer's website before contacting the advisor

III. Expectations of architects towards forms of support
- current use and interest in standard forms of support (product catalogs, 3D drawings, views of products, libraries for CAD programs, catalogs of ready-made solutions, samples of products, examples of investments, technical specifications of workmanship and acceptance of works, newsletters)
- current use and interest in active supportive forms (project optimization, product selection for the project, product / solution presentation, legal advice, assistance with project visualization, participation in the loyalty program)

The report also includes cross-sections of the above data by gender, age, size of the office, specialization of the office, membership in the Chamber of Architects.

the study was conducted in March 2017 on a representative sample of 400 architects by CATI telephone interview and CAWI online survey.

The report includes the following data:

I. Attitudes of architects towards BIM
- use of BIM
- number of projects completed in BIM in the last 12 months

- factors that prompt architects to use BIM
- plans to implement BIM in the next 12 months
- barriers of using BIM

II. Expectations of architects towards contact with technical advisors of building materials manufacturers
- expected hours of work of technical advisors and working time of architects
- frequency of contact of architects with technical advisors
- preferred method of contacting a technical advisor
- accepted response time on the technical inquiry addressed to the advisor
- search for information on the manufacturer's website before contacting the advisor

III. Expectations of architects towards forms of support
- current use and interest in standard forms of support (product catalogs, 3D drawings, views of products, libraries for CAD programs, catalogs of ready-made solutions, samples of products, examples of investments, technical specifications of workmanship and acceptance of works, newsletters)
- current use and interest in active supportive forms (project optimization, product selection for the project, product / solution presentation, legal advice, assistance with project visualization, participation in the loyalty program)

The report also includes cross-sections of the above data by gender, age, size of the office, specialization of the office, membership in the Chamber of Architects.

this survey was conducted in January 2017 by means of CAWI online survey on a sample of 900 respondents which conducted in 2016 renovation of their flat

The report contains the following data:

Basic part:

I. Scope of renovation works
- detailed scope of renovation works in 2016
- the cause of the implementation of flat renovation in 2016
- expenditure on the renovation in 2016
- renovation plans for 2017


II. Method of renovation works
- renovation works carried out individually and by contractors
- causes of DIY works
- criteria of selection of the contractor
- use of interior designer services and influence of interior designer on the choice of building materials brands
- importance of price when choosing building materials


III. Communication with investors
- activity of investors in search of information about building materials
- sources of information on building materials
- reading of industry press


IV. DIY stores
- assisted knowledge of DIY stores
- first choice DIY store
- image of DIY stores


Additional parts:

V. Painting
- person deciding to purchase paints
- place of paints purchase
- brands of used paints
- basic selection factors of paints
- recommendation of paint brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of paint brand
- sources of information concerning painting (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased paints (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VI. Installation of wall / floor tiles
- person deciding to purchase tiles
- place of tiles purchase
- brands of used tiles
- basic selection factors of tiles
- recommendation of tiles brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of tiles brand
- sources of information concerning tiles installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased tiles (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VII. Installation of floor panels
- person deciding to purchase floor panels
- place of floor panels purchase
- brands of used floor panels
- basic selection factors of floor panels
- recommendation of floor panels brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of floor panels brand
- sources of information concerning floor panels installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased floor panels (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VIII. Installation of wooden floor
- person deciding to purchase wooden floor
- place of wooden floor purchase
- brands of used wooden floor
- basic selection factors of wooden floor
- recommendation of wooden floor brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of wooden floor brand
- sources of information concerning wooden floor installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased wooden floor (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


IX. Installation of sanitary ware
- person deciding to purchase sanitary ware
- place of sanitary ware purchase
- brands of used sanitary ware
- basic selection factors of sanitary ware
- recommendation of sanitary ware brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of sanitary ware brand
- sources of information concerning sanitary ware installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased sanitary ware (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)

this survey was conducted in January 2017 by means of CAWI online survey on a sample of 900 respondents which conducted in 2016 renovation of their flat

The report contains the following data:

Basic part:

I. Scope of renovation works
- detailed scope of renovation works in 2016
- the cause of the implementation of flat renovation in 2016
- expenditure on the renovation in 2016
- renovation plans for 2017


II. Method of renovation works
- renovation works carried out individually and by contractors
- causes of DIY works
- criteria of selection of the contractor
- use of interior designer services and influence of interior designer on the choice of building materials brands
- importance of price when choosing building materials


III. Communication with investors
- activity of investors in search of information about building materials
- sources of information on building materials
- reading of industry press


IV. DIY stores
- assisted knowledge of DIY stores
- first choice DIY store
- image of DIY stores


Additional parts:

V. Painting
- person deciding to purchase paints
- place of paints purchase
- brands of used paints
- basic selection factors of paints
- recommendation of paint brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of paint brand
- sources of information concerning painting (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased paints (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VI. Installation of wall / floor tiles
- person deciding to purchase tiles
- place of tiles purchase
- brands of used tiles
- basic selection factors of tiles
- recommendation of tiles brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of tiles brand
- sources of information concerning tiles installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased tiles (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VII. Installation of floor panels
- person deciding to purchase floor panels
- place of floor panels purchase
- brands of used floor panels
- basic selection factors of floor panels
- recommendation of floor panels brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of floor panels brand
- sources of information concerning floor panels installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased floor panels (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


VIII. Installation of wooden floor
- person deciding to purchase wooden floor
- place of wooden floor purchase
- brands of used wooden floor
- basic selection factors of wooden floor
- recommendation of wooden floor brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of wooden floor brand
- sources of information concerning wooden floor installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased wooden floor (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)


IX. Installation of sanitary ware
- person deciding to purchase sanitary ware
- place of sanitary ware purchase
- brands of used sanitary ware
- basic selection factors of sanitary ware
- recommendation of sanitary ware brand by the contractor
- impact of interior designer on selection of sanitary ware brand
- sources of information concerning sanitary ware installation (investors performing DIY works)
- communication with investors who purchased sanitary ware (source of information on building materials, reading of industry press)

the research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a nationwide sample of 382 roofers in January 2017.

The report includes also data from 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 roofers’ surveys.

I. Profile of the roofers
-evaluation of market situation in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-predicted market situation in 2017 (the firm's position in the market, the prices of roofing products, roofing service prices, market demand, employment in the company of the respondent)

-profile of the owner / manager (gender, age, education)
-time of activity in the market
-size of company

-structure of conducted construction works

II. Communication with the roofers
-used sources of information
-the most frequently used source of information
-reading of the roofing press
-reading of the construction press
-frequency of internet use
-used www portals for roofers

III. Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles / ceramic, cement roof tiles / bituminous boards/ roof windows / mineral wool / PVC gutters / steel gutters*
-use of manufacturers in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-the most frequently used manufacturer in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-the manufacturer's recommendation rate in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)

* except data for mineral wool and gutters – no 2014 year available ; except data for steel gutters – only 2016 available

In the section regarding metal roofing tiles the results include the following brands : Balex Metal; Blachdom Plus; Blachodach ; Blachotrapez; Blachprofil 2; Blachstal; Blachy Pruszyński; Bratex; Budmat; Finco-Stal; Florian Centrum; Lindab; Plannja; Regamet ; Ruukki

In the section regarding ceramic, cement roof tiles the results include the following brands : Bogen ; Creaton ; Euronit ; IBF ; Meyer-Holsen ; Monier / Braas ; Nelskamp ; Roben ; Tondach ; Wienerberger / Koramic

In the section regarding bituminous boards the results include the following brands : Icopal ; Iko ; Isola ; Izolacja Jarocin ; Katepal ; Kerabit ; Matizol ; Onduline ; Owens Corning ; TechnoNicol ; Werner

In the section regarding roof windows the results include the following brands : Fakro, Okpol, Roto, Velux

In the section regarding mineral wool the results include the following brands : Isover ; Isoroc ; Knauf ; Paroc ; Petralana ; Rockwool ; Rotaflex ; Schwenk / Climowool ; Ursa

In the section regarding PVC gutters the results include the following brands : Braas ; Cellfast ; Galeco ; Gamrat ; Kaczmarek ; Marley ; Nicoll ; Plastmo ; Profil Piła ; Scala ; Wavin

In the section regarding steel gutters the results include the following brands : Aquaplast (Victoria system) ; Balex Metal (Wijo system) ; Blachodach (Kaskada system) ; Blachy Pruszyński (Niagara system) ; Blachprofil 2 (Inguri system) ; Bratex (Struga system) ; Budmat (Flamingo system) ; Galeco (Galeco Stal system) ; Gamrat (Stalgam system) ; Lindab (Rainline system) ; Plannja / Ruukki (Siba system) ; Plast-Dach (Assa system) ; Plastmo (Plastal system) ; Raiko (Raiko Premium system) ; Wavin (Kanion Stal system)

the research was conducted by means of CATI telephone interviewing on a nationwide sample of 382 roofers in January 2017.

The report includes also data from 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 roofers’ surveys.

I. Profile of the roofers
-evaluation of market situation in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-predicted market situation in 2017 (the firm's position in the market, the prices of roofing products, roofing service prices, market demand, employment in the company of the respondent)

-profile of the owner / manager (gender, age, education)
-time of activity in the market
-size of company

-structure of conducted construction works

II. Communication with the roofers
-used sources of information
-the most frequently used source of information
-reading of the roofing press
-reading of the construction press
-frequency of internet use
-used www portals for roofers

III. Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles / ceramic, cement roof tiles / bituminous boards/ roof windows / mineral wool / PVC gutters / steel gutters*
-use of manufacturers in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-the most frequently used manufacturer in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
-the manufacturer's recommendation rate in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)

* except data for mineral wool and gutters – no 2014 year available ; except data for steel gutters – only 2016 available

In the section regarding metal roofing tiles the results include the following brands : Balex Metal; Blachdom Plus; Blachodach ; Blachotrapez; Blachprofil 2; Blachstal; Blachy Pruszyński; Bratex; Budmat; Finco-Stal; Florian Centrum; Lindab; Plannja; Regamet ; Ruukki

In the section regarding ceramic, cement roof tiles the results include the following brands : Bogen ; Creaton ; Euronit ; IBF ; Meyer-Holsen ; Monier / Braas ; Nelskamp ; Roben ; Tondach ; Wienerberger / Koramic

In the section regarding bituminous boards the results include the following brands : Icopal ; Iko ; Isola ; Izolacja Jarocin ; Katepal ; Kerabit ; Matizol ; Onduline ; Owens Corning ; TechnoNicol ; Werner

In the section regarding roof windows the results include the following brands : Fakro, Okpol, Roto, Velux

In the section regarding mineral wool the results include the following brands : Isover ; Isoroc ; Knauf ; Paroc ; Petralana ; Rockwool ; Rotaflex ; Schwenk / Climowool ; Ursa

In the section regarding PVC gutters the results include the following brands : Braas ; Cellfast ; Galeco ; Gamrat ; Kaczmarek ; Marley ; Nicoll ; Plastmo ; Profil Piła ; Scala ; Wavin

In the section regarding steel gutters the results include the following brands : Aquaplast (Victoria system) ; Balex Metal (Wijo system) ; Blachodach (Kaskada system) ; Blachy Pruszyński (Niagara system) ; Blachprofil 2 (Inguri system) ; Bratex (Struga system) ; Budmat (Flamingo system) ; Galeco (Galeco Stal system) ; Gamrat (Stalgam system) ; Lindab (Rainline system) ; Plannja / Ruukki (Siba system) ; Plast-Dach (Assa system) ; Plastmo (Plastal system) ; Raiko (Raiko Premium system) ; Wavin (Kanion Stal system)

Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles / ceramic, cement roof tiles / roof windows / bituminous boards
- use of manufacturers in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
- the most frequently used manufacturer in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
- the manufacturer's recommendation rate in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)
In the section regarding metal roofing tiles the results include the following brands : Balex Metal; Blachdom Plus; Blachotrapez; Blachprofil 2; Blachstal; BlachyPruszyński; Bratex; Budmat; Finco-Stal; Florian Centrum; Lindab; Plannja; Ruukki
In the section regarding ceramic, cement roof tiles the results include the following brands :Bogen; Cerpol; Creaton; Euronit; IBF; Jopek; Meyer-Holsen, Monier (Braas / RuppCeramika); Nelskamp; Roben; Tondach; Wienerberger
In the section regarding bituminous boards the results include the following brands :GAF; Gutta; Icopal; Iko; Isola; IzolacjaJarocin; IzolacjaMatizol; Katepal; Kerabit; Onduline; Owens Corning; TechnoNicol
In the section regarding roof windows the results include the following brands :Fakro, Okpol, Roto, Velux


Use and recommendation of metal roofing tiles / ceramic, cement roof tiles / roof windows / bituminous boards
- use of manufacturers in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
- the most frequently used manufacturer in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
- the manufacturer's recommendation rate in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 - Net Promoter Score (identification of number of promoters, passives, detractors of the brand)
In the section regarding metal roofing tiles the results include the following brands : Balex Metal; Blachdom Plus; Blachotrapez; Blachprofil 2; Blachstal; BlachyPruszyński; Bratex; Budmat; Finco-Stal; Florian Centrum; Lindab; Plannja; Ruukki
In the section regarding ceramic, cement roof tiles the results include the following brands :Bogen; Cerpol; Creaton; Euronit; IBF; Jopek; Meyer-Holsen, Monier (Braas / RuppCeramika); Nelskamp; Roben; Tondach; Wienerberger
In the section regarding bituminous boards the results include the following brands :GAF; Gutta; Icopal; Iko; Isola; IzolacjaJarocin; IzolacjaMatizol; Katepal; Kerabit; Onduline; Owens Corning; TechnoNicol
In the section regarding roof windows the results include the following brands :Fakro, Okpol, Roto, Velux