Universal Supply Co.
 General

March Monthly Update

Mar 1, 2019

Announcements

Universal Supply will be hosting its 38th Annual Trade Show on March 28, 2019 at the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City.  Use the following link for show registration & discounted hotel rate:   http://www.universalsupply.com/contact/rsvp.html

Doors

Schlage has announced that they made functional improvements to the F58/F59 handle sets.

Viwinco is also discontinuing these items from their product offering:  Builders Choice line consisting of new construction single and double-hung windows, Roll-form screen (Extruded screen will become standard on all products), E30SH Single-Hung, Foam Wrap, Aluminum screen mesh.

Decking and Railing

Wolf Home Products has announced a price increase of approximately 7% on all Deckorators aluminum balusters and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 5, 2019.

Interior - Millwork

Durawood has announced a price increase of approximately 4-10% on all stair parts. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2019.

Metrie has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all mouldings and boards.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 18, 2019. 

Roofing - Residential

Davinci Roofscapes has announced some additions to their product line:

  • Select Shake Roofing

-          Our new mulit-width cedar shake

-          Two tile widths versus five provides for faster installation

-          Beautiful and realistic cedar texture; molded from real cedar shakes

-          No premium upcharge for Nature Crafted colors

-          Available for orders beginning March 1st

-          Select Shake Brochure

  • Hand-Split Shake Siding

-          DaVinci’s first product specifically designed for sidewall applications

-          Authentic cedar texture and shadow lines

-          Available in eight colors

-          No premium upcharge for Nature Crafted colors

-          Available for orders beginning March 1st

-          Hand-split Shake Siding Brochure

 

CertainTeed Roofing has announced a price increase of approximately up to 7% on all steep slope roofing. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 8, 2019.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 4-7% on all steep slope roofing. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 8, 2019.

Owens Corning has announced a price increase of approximately 5-7% on all steep slope roofing. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 1, 2019.

Lifetime Tool has announced a price increase of approximately 10% on all pipe flashing and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 1, 2019.

Windows

Andersen Windows and Doors has announced the relocation of the Woodwright production operation to the Bayport Manufacturing Plant.

MI Windows and Doors is introducing SDL grids on top and bottom sashes of their 3500 & 4300 series windows effective March 1, 2019.

 

MI Windows and Doors is introducing two new exterior color options on their 1620 single-hung and 1630 single-slider windows.  The bronze and black exterior laminates are available with a white interior only, and can be ordered on all fin, finless, and flange frame profiles. MI Windows and Doors is now offering blinds-between the-glass on select 1600 series products.  

Viwinco is discontinuing these items from their product offering:  Builders Choice line consisting of new construction single and double-hung windows, Roll-form screen (Extruded screen will become standard on all products), E30SH Single-Hung, Foam Wrap, Aluminum screen mesh.

 

 

Please consult with your USC sales representative for additional information.