The Home Depot’s Q1 2024 Earnings Release: Home Improvement Market Poses Opportunities for Smaller Projects

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    As the leading home improvement retailer, The Home Depot’s performance serves as an indicator for broader industry trends and movements within the home improvement sector. The retail giant’s earnings report for the first quarter of 2024 offered a glimpse into the state of home improvement.  Q1 2024 Sales and Comparable Sales Key Takeaways for Home Improvement Brands Product Categories Key…

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    The Science of Color and its Impact on Home Improvement Branding

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    Have you ever been drawn to a certain color of paint for your home or felt a certain way about a product just because of its color? This isn’t just by chance; it’s a result of color’s impact on our feelings and is all about color psychology. In home improvement marketing, this fact is no less true. Whatever your brand…

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    The Future of ESG: Sustainability in Home Improvement

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    ESG (environmental, social and governance) are interconnected concepts that go beyond maximizing financial returns by urging businesses to consider their impact on the planet, their employees and the communities they operate within. As climate change concerns deepen, and social equity becomes more important to our society, many companies are formalizing ESG programs to ensure intentional efforts protect their current and…

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    Home Improvement Retail Media Trends

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    We recently attended InFronts, The Home Depot’s inaugural Marketing Summit where the home improvement giant dives into consumer insights, media trends and the home improvement market. The Home Depot announced that they have rebranded Retail Media+ to Orange Apron Media, evidencing the strength and value of their brand equity. We’re excited to share insights from this exciting summit and rebranding effort to…

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    Improving Home Improvement Brands with Video

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    In the bustling marketplace of home improvement marketing, standing out means not just being seen, but also being remembered. When traditional text and images can no longer shoulder this task, it’s time for video marketing to take center stage. Through video, brands become storytellers, educators and trusted advisors, offering a window into their products’ real-world applications and emotional resonance. The…

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    Paid Ads vs. Organic SEO: Building Your Home Improvement Brand Online

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    Home improvement brands face a crucial question in the digital marketplace: How can a brand reach potential customers in an ever-developing online landscape? Thankfully, you’ve got two options: paid advertising and organic SEO. Which is better? Think of it this way: Imagine building your dream home online. You can’t build with just one tool, like a hammer or a paintbrush;…

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    5 Tips for a Successful Product Line Review

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    In the dynamic world of home improvement retail, making a mark in big-box retailers like The Home Depot or Lowe’s is more than just an opportunity – it’s a transformative journey for your brand. We know just how important it is to nail your product line review (PLR), but moreover, successfully navigating a PLR is crucial for securing that coveted shelf…

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    Product Photography Post-Production: 7 Quick Steps to Improve Your Digital Shelf

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    Product photography can make or break your online sales. We all know that photography is an integral part of ecommerce. But there’s another secret weapon that often goes unnoticed: product photography retouching. It’s like the magician’s touch that can transform your digital storefront into a captivating display that shoppers can’t resist. Home improvement products can especially benefit. With the right touch, you can…

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    The Importance of Rightsizing Product Packaging

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    We’ve often talked about the importance of product packaging. Packaging isn’t just there to sell your product and protect it: It’s an opportunity to really say something about who you are as a brand. But it doesn’t stop there. Your packaging can also help improve your brand’s sustainability and save you money all at the same time. How? We’ll show you. What Is…

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    What 2023 Means for Your Brand

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    Another year gone – can you believe it? 2022 packed some interesting twists and turns (Wordle, anyone?), but it’s time to sit back, pour another eggnog, and watch the end-of-year lists and 2023 forecasts roll in. We’ve never been one to disappoint, so we’ve got the home improvement retail trends we’d like to see in the new year. What Market…

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