The services to building and dwellings industry comprises firms providing services such as extermination and pest control, cleaning, landscaping and carpet and upholstery cleaning.
The global services to buildings and dwellings market was valued at $539.6 billion in 2017. North America was the largest geographic region accounting for $191.0 billion or 35.4% of the global market. The USA was the largest country accounting for $147.9 billion or 27.4% of the global services to buildings and dwellings market.
Building and dwellings service providers have adopted eco-friendly cleaning approach for carpet maintenance. It engages carpet cleaning techniques which promote a healthy environment, minimal air pollution and reduce long term health risks like asthma and allergies. It replaces harsh cleaners containing ammonia, alkali, brighteners and alcohol with organic or plant-based cleaners. Some of the green cleaning methods used are dry steaming and engineered activated water.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
The services to buildings and dwellings market is segmented into Exterminating And Pest Control Services, Janitorial Services, Landscaping Services, Carpet And Upholstery Cleaning Services, and Others - Services to Buildings And Dwellings.
Exterminating And Pest Control Services comprises establishments primarily engaged in exterminating and controlling birds, mosquitoes, rodents, termites, and other insects and pests (except for crop production and forestry production). Establishments providing fumigation services are included in this segment.
Janitorial Services comprises establishments primarily engaged in cleaning building interiors, interiors of transportation equipment (e.g., aircraft, rail cars, ships), and/or windows.
Landscaping Services comprises (1) establishments primarily engaged in providing landscape care and maintenance services and/or installing trees, shrubs, plants, lawns, or gardens and (2) establishments primarily engaged in providing these services along with the design of landscape plans and/or the construction (i.e., installation) of walkways, retaining walls, decks, fences, ponds, and similar structures.
Carpet And Upholstery Cleaning Services comprises establishments primarily engaged in cleaning and dyeing used rugs, carpets, and upholstery.
Others - Services to Buildings And Dwellings comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing services to buildings and dwellings (except exterminating and pest control; janitorial; landscaping care and maintenance; and carpet and upholstery cleaning).