September Monthly Update

 Universal Supply’s hours of operation in each of our locations are:   Monday thru Friday – 7 am to 4 pm Closed Saturday & Sunday 
Larson has announced they have discontinued GrandVue 800, GrandVue 900 and GrandVue 950.   They have also discontinued the Stock size Escape Products in all colors effective immediately. 
CertainTeed has announced that they have entered into a binding agreement with Barrette Outdoor Living for the sale of the CertainTeed Products Group Fence, Railing and Decking business.  They estimate the sale to close in the third quarter of this year.
Roofing – Residential
GAF has announced they moved all production of Sovereign 3-tab shingles from the Myerstown plant to the Mt. Vernon plant. This is a DO-NOT-MIX situation.
Owens Corning announced that they changed the production location for three colors of ProEdge AR Hip & Ridge which will result in a “Do Not Mix”.  They will ship ProEdge AR Hip & Ridge Shingles in Onyx Black, Driftwood, & Estate Gray from this alternative location on a rolling basis. 
Tamko had announced they adjusted their line production of Heritage shingles in several colors:  Olde English Pewter, Oxford Grey, Rustic Cedar, Rustic Redwood, and Virginia Slate. This will cause a “Do Not Mix”.
CertainTeed Siding Group has announced that they are making a production change to the Pacific Blue siding and soffit that will result in a DO-NOT-MIX situation. The D0-NOT-MIX will NOT affect accessories or Cedar Impressions – only Pacific Blue panels and soffit. This change is effective immediately.
LP Building Solutions has announced they have expanded their 38 Series soffit portfolio to include 24”x16’ vented and closed in the following ExpertFinish colors: Snowscape White, Abyss Black, Sand Dunes, and Quarry Gray.  The 38 Series soffit 12”x16’ vented and closed and 16”x16’ vented and closed will only be offered in Snowscape White. They will be discontinuing all PIDs in the following ExpertFinish products: 540 Series 2” Trim and 38 Series 4’x8’ Soffit.

Andersen has announced they implemented a modification to the 100 Series casement hinge bracket.  Andersen has also announced that all three of their 100 Series window and all three of Andersen’s 100 Series window manufacturing facilities will begin using a new window opening control device (WOCD) for 100 Series single-hung and gliding windows.