Universal Supply Co.
 General

February Monthly Update

Feb 1, 2021

Announcements

Due to the effect the Coronavirus pandemic is having on manufacturing, many of our manufacturers are having a difficult time keeping up with the demand due to labor shortages, raw good shortages, trucking limitations and production changes necessary to maintain social distancing just to name a few.  Please contact your local vendor representative for up-to-date vendor lead-times and thank you for your business.

 

In the effort to do our part controlling community spread, we are encouraging customers to call their orders in advance to our Sales Team, then we will pull your order and place in a designated area, which will be communicated when you call.  If you need to visit the counter, please do so, understanding our attempts to maintain the CDC suggested social distancing.  Universal Supply requires you to wear a mask.  Please eliminate all physical contact and practice social distancing by attempting to maintain a minimum of 6 feet between yourself and other individuals.

Cabinets

Aristokraft has announced a price increase of approximately 2-4% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1. 2021.

Materbrand has announced a price increase of approximately 2-4% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1. 2021.

Wellborn Cabinet has announced a price increase of approximately 2-5% on all Brands & Series.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021. 

Decking

Azek has announced they will be discontinuing items from their product offering.

Discontinued items:

  • TimberTech AZEK Arbor Collection: Morado, Brazilian Walnut, Autumn Chestnut, Island Oak, Hazelwood, Mountain Redwood, Silver Oak colors
  • TimberTech AZEK Porch: Morado, Silver Oak, Brownstone colors
  • TimberTech AZEK Decking: 12’ Square Shouldered Deck Boards ONLY in the following product lines: Vintage Collection Wide width, Vintage Collection narrow width, Harvest Collection wide width, Harvest collection Kona (Kona color only)
  • TimberTech EDGE Premier Collection: Tidal Sand, Beachwood Gray only.  This includes all deck boards, fascia and related Cortex fasteners in these colors.
  • TimberTech Pavers: All Permeable and Standard pavers, Resurfacing Pavers that are 4x4, Resurfacing Transition pavers, Resurfacing pavers in Village color.  The simplified Paver portfolio will consist of Resurfacing Pavers in 2 sizes (4”x8” and 8”x8”) and 4 colors: Boardwalk, Olive, Redwood and Waterwheel and their corresponding Bullnose Pavers along with applicable grids.

MidState has announced a price increase of approximately 5% on all Starborn deck screws.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on March 15, 2021.

Doors

Andersen has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 26, 2021.

 

PlyGem has announced a price increase of approximately 8% on all products and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

ProVia has announced a price increase of approximately 1-7% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

Reeb has announced a price increase of approximately 14% on all Interior Doors and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

Silverline has announced a price increase of approximately 8% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

Simonton has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all Simonton and Atrium doors and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

Therma-Tru has announced a price increase of approximately 8-10% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective February 1, 2021. They have also announced they are now offering black GBG.

Doors - Garage

Amarr has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 1, 2021.

Exterior Millwork

Christy’s has announced a price increase on all adhesive products. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

Fypon has announced a price increase of approximately 4% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

 

Roofing – Residential

Berger has announced a price increase of approximately 8-10% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

CertainTeed Roofing has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all shingles and 5-10% on all accessories.  We will adjust our prices on February 1, 2021.

GAF has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all shingles and 5-10% on all accessories.  We will adjust our prices on February 1, 2021.

Owens Corning has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all shingles and 5-10% on all accessories.  We will adjust our prices on February 1, 2021.

Tamko has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all shingles and 5-10% on all accessories. We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 8, 2021.

Siding

CertainTeed Siding has announced they will remain unable to produce the following products during the first part of 2021:

  • Monogram XL profiles:  Double 4” Clapboard – 20’, Double 4” Clapboard – 25’
  • CedarBoards XL profiles:  Double 6” -16’ 8” Clapboard, Single 7” – 16’ 8” Clapboard

CertainTeed Siding has announced some New Color Additions and other changes to their product line.  

  • Restoration Classic Solid Color: D4” and D4.5” Dutchlap profiles in Olive Grove and Smoky Gray.  They will also be introducing these colors in a full line of complementary accessories that include:  5/8” J-Channel, Undersill Trim, Outside Corner, and Inside Corner
  • Restoration Classic Color Additions: D4” Clapboard profile offering to the D4.5” Dutchlap Siding Profile:  Flagstone, Hearthstone, Mountain Cedar, Pacific Blue, Sable Brown, and Spruce
  • The ¾” Outside Cornerpost 10’: Natural Blend, Driftwood Blend, Cedar Blend, Rustic Blend
  • Cornice Molding:  Bermuda Blue, Espresso
  • The solid accessory color, Weathered Blend has been replaced by Weathered Wood
  • Cedar Impressions:  Double 7” Straight Edge Perfection Shingles in Bermuda Blue, Snow
  • Single 7” Straight Edge Perfection Shingle:  Sable Brown, Hearthstone, Pacific Blue, Flagstone, Charcoal Gray, Granite Gray, Sterling Gray, Seagrass, Cypress, Natural Clay, Savannah Wicker, Colonial White
  • Material Change for Cedar Impressions in 2021:  With the transition to their two most popular profiles (D7 3G & T5) they are happy announce that this success is being carried over to the rest of the Cedar Impressions portfolio for 2021. The material changes will create a “Do Not Mix” for the remaining profiles and corners (all except for D7 3 G and T5 Sawmill).      

CertainTeed Siding has announced the discontinuation of many products for 2021.  

  • Cedar Impressions Polymer Siding:  Double 7” Straight Edge Pefection Shingles LEGACY Panel & Double 7” Straight Edge perfection LEGACY Mitered Cornerpost:  All Colors
  • Vinyl Carpentry:  ¾” Outside Cornerpost 10’: Cedar Blend Solid; ¾” Outside Cornerpost 12’: Heritage Cream, Light Maple, Herringbone & Oxford Blue; ¾” Outside Cornerpost 20’: Snow; ¾” Outside Cornerpost Matte 10’: Seagrass; Traditional SuperCorner: Heritage Cream, Light maple & Sterling Gray; Traditional SuperCorner 1 ¼”: Natural Clay; Fluted SuperCorner: Snow; 3 ½” Lineal: Heritage Cream, Light maple, Seagrass & Pacific blue; 3 1/2” Lineal 1 ¼” Pocket: Natural Clay; Crown Molding and Cap: Snow; Insulated Band Board: Desert Tan; Finish Board: Heritage Cream, Light Maple, Natural Clay, Sterling Gray, Oxford Blue, Sandstone Beige, Savannah Wicker, Granite Gray, Desert Tan, Cypress & Buckskin

They have also announced they are temporary suspending the sale of CERTAplank Single 7” reinforced Siding.  They remain committed to CERTAplank and plan to resume sale of the product as soon they can improve the lap appearance in line with our customer expectations.

Kingspan has announced a price increase of approximately 8% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 23, 2021.

Mastic has announced a price increase of approximately 5-7% on all metal products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 26, 2021. 

Windows

Andersen has announced a price increase of approximately 4-6% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 26, 2021.

PlyGem has announced a price increase of approximately 8% on all products and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

ProVia has announced a price increase of approximately 1-7% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on February 1, 2021.

Silverline has announced a price increase of approximately 8% on all products.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

Simonton has announced a price increase of approximately 6% on all Simonton and Atrium windows and accessories.  We will adjust our prices effective with shipments on April 22, 2021. 

 

 

Please consult with your USC sales representative for additional information.