Window Manufacturers Announce Second Round of Price Hikes
Cornerstone Building Brands announced 6-8% price increases on their Simonton, Silver Line, Atrium, and Ply Gem windows. This increase will be effective for all new construction products ordered on or after March 22, 2021 and comes on the heels of the 8-10% increase which became effective on January 4 of this year. Despite Cornerstone pointing to their increased investment in production equipment throughout 2020, lead-times remain unchanged from all-time highs.
- Atrium: 8 to 10 weeks
- Ply Gem: 12 to 14 weeks
- Simonton: 9 to 12 weeks
- Silver Line: 5 to 6 weeks
See below for our most up-to-date lead-time for other window manufacturers.
Ply Gem has also announced a second price increase, this time between 6 and 8%, on all vinyl siding and accessories. This increase is effective immediately (January 25). We anticipate the other vinyl siding manufacturers will follow suit in the coming days so we are planning on providing additional information in next weeks update.
No secondary price increases have been announced on Andersen products as of the date of this post.
- Andersen 100 Series: 5 to 6 weeks
- 200/400 Series: 3 to 5 weeks
- A-Series: 5 to 6 weeks
- E-Series: 4 to 6 weeks
Marvin hasn’t officially announced a price increase, but we are anticipating a 6% increase across all lines to be announced soon and become effective at the end of March.
- Marvin Elevate: 4 to 5 weeks
- Essential: 5 to 6 weeks
- Signature: 10 to 11 weeks
Jeld-Wen windows saw increases ranging from 6 to 11% starting in December 2020 and no secondary increases have been announced as of the sending of this email. By and large, lead times remain unchanged from August of last year.
- Jeld-Wen Vinyl: 9 to 11 weeks
- Clad: 4 to 6 weeks
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