Universal Supply Co.
 General

July Monthly Update

Jul 2, 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%.

Doors

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 23, 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.

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. 

Lumber

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

Gaco has announced a price increase of approximately 20% on all silicone coating products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 16, 2018.

Firestone has announced a price increase of approximately 3-5% on ISOGARD, Flat ISO, and Tapered ISO.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments immediately.

Versico has announced a price increase of approximately 4-9% on all Flat sheet, Coil Aluminum, and steel products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 16, 2018.

Roofing - Residential

All Major Manufacturers have announced 2 price increases of approximately 3-5% on all steep slope roofing.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 15, 2018 and September 1, 2018.

American Saturated Felt has announced a price increase of approximately 17% on all asphalt saturate felt.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on July 23, 2018.

Neverleak has announced a price increase of approximately 2% on all pipe flanges and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on August 1, 2018.

Siding

Allura has announced they will be revising their color palette.  The new Colormax palette will go into effect on September 1, 2018.  The transition from the current palette to the revised palette will take place during the 3rd & 4th quarter of 2018. 

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

 

 

                     Please consult with your USC sales representative for additional information.