Universal Supply Co.
 General

June Monthly Update

Jun 1, 2018

Announcements

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

Cedar Wood Shakes

Effective immediately all shipments from Canada due to a U.S. tariff, have increased 21%.

Decking and Railing

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

Wolf has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all PVC Decking and Porch Floor.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 1, 2018.

Doors

Entrematic has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on most Garage Doors.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 8, 2018.

Masonite has announced a price increase of approximately 6-8% on all interior and exterior doors.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 1, 2018.

Schlage has announced a price increase of approximately 6.5% on all products.  We will adjust our prices with shipments on July 7, 2018.

Huttig has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all Therm-Tru Steel Doors and frames.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 30, 2018.

Reeb has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all Therm-Tru Steel Doors and frames.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 30, 2018.

Exterior  Millwork

T Christy’s has announced a price increase of approximately 7% on most products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 1, 2018. 

Fasteners

Simpson Strong Tie has announced a price increase of approximately 12% on all connectors.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 12, 2018.

Lumber

Simpson Strong Tie has announced a price increase of approximately 12% on all hangers.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 12, 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

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 4% on Securock and Dens-Deck products. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 1, 2018.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 5-10% on all TPO Single-Ply membranes, TPO accessories, ISO Insulation, Fasteners, Edge Metal, adhesives and coatings. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 11, 2018.

Roofing - Residential

All Major Manufacturers have announced a price increase of approximately 3-5% on all steep slope roofing.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 15, 2018.

CertainTeed has announced a price increase of approximately 15% on Matterhorn metal roofing. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 1, 2018.

Siding

CertainTeed Siding Group has announced they will be adding new colors to their product line:

New Monogram Colors:

-For the standard D4”, D5” clapboard and D5” Dutchlap profiles, as well as to the extended length panels (16’, 20’ and 25’) in the D4 profile.  The 4 new colors are:  Midnight Blue, Slate, Espresso, Castle Stone

Geocel has announced a price increase of approximately 15% on Geocel #8125.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on June 1, 2018.

Windows

MI Windows and Doors has announced their Free Grid Promotion on 1600 Series.  You will receive free grids between the glass on 1600 series products until July 2, 2018.  Some exclusions may apply. 

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.