Universal Supply Co.
 General

March Monthly Update

Mar 1, 2018

Announcements

Universal Supply will be hosting its 37th Annual Trade Show on March 15, 2018 at the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.  For more information please call Mike Carnesale at 609-878-6128.

 

You can now access your account online to verify your balance, reprint invoices, access monthly statements and pay your bill with an E-check.  You can sign up online at our website and click the “My Account” link at www.universalsupply.com and follow the instructions. Should you need assistance or your account number, please contact a Credit associate at (609) 561-3000 ext. 3 or by email at credit@universalsupply.com

Decking and Railing

CertainTeed has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all Evernew railing.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2018.

CertainTeed has changed their secondary rail from vinyl to powder coated aluminum.  This meets coastal requirements.

Doors

Bilco has announced a price increase of approximately 4% on all doors.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 9, 2018.

Exterior Millwork

Superior Aluminum Products has announced a price increase of approximately 7% on all aluminum columns.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2018.

Fasteners

Steel and Wire has announced a price increase of approximately 5-7% on all fasteners.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 12, 2018. 

Lumber

Boise has announced a price increase of approximately 9% on all Engineered Lumber. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 1, 2018.

Steady demand and limited log sources are causing Mills to change prices weekly.  Due to the volatility of the commodity lumber market, prices may change during the month.

Roofing - Commercial

Firestone has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all TPO Single-Ply membranes, TPO Accessories, and ISO Insulation.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 15, 2018.

Firestone has announced a price increase of approximately 4% for EPDM Membranes, flashings, and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 23, 2018.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all BUR, SBS, APP, Asphaltic accessories, and Gypsum Fiberboard.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 2, 2018.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all TPO Single-Ply membranes, TPO Accessories, and ISO Insulation.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 5, 2018.

USG has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on USG SecureRock Roof Board.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 2, 2018.

Versico has announced a price increase of approximately 4% for EPDM Membranes, flashings, and accessories.   We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 2, 2018.

Versico has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all TPO Single-Ply membranes, TPO Accessories, and ISO Insulation.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2018.

Roofing - Residential

CMI has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on SecureGrip Synthetic Underlayment products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2018.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all steep slope roofing shingles and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 5, 2018.

 

Siding

Boise has announced a price increase of approximately 4% on all Grace Vycor.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 2, 2018.

James Hardie has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all siding.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 2, 2018.

Kingspan has announced a price increase of approximately 10% on XPS, seam tape, and asphalt flashing products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 19, 2018.

Tools

Hitachi has announced a price increase of approximately 3% on all tools.  We will adjust our prices effective April 2, 2018.

Windows

Andersen Windows and Doors have announced a price increase for the Architectural Collection, Core products, 100 Series, Silver Line products, and Andersen storm and screen doors.  All Orders placed prior to February 23, 2018 must invoice and ship by May 31, 2018 to qualify for pre-increase pricing.  Any order invoiced and shipped after May 31, 2018 will invoice at the new pricing regardless of order entry date.  Please consult with your local USC representative for additional information.  

MI Windows and Doors has announced a price increase of approximately 6-8% on all vinyl and aluminum new construction and replacement windows and doors.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 5, 2018.

PlyGem has announced a price increase of approximately 5-8% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 31, 2018.

Velux has announced a price increase of approximately 4% on all skylights.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 5, 2018.

Viwinco has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2018.

Viwinco has announced that they will be offering Midnight Black as an exterior color on their S-Series, Cambridge, and Oceanview product lines, as well as all complimentary styles and options.

 

 

Please consult with your USC sales representative for additional information