Market Update – February 3, 2021

Imbalanced Commodity Markets and Strong Demand Continue to Drive Building Material Prices Higher

This week begins with a continuation of last week’s announcements from steel, aluminum, vinyl, and composite product suppliers. BlueLinx has announced immediate increases across the majority of their aluminum, steel, and vinyl siding products. Quality Edge and Quality Aluminum have also announced 8% and 7-11% increases, respectively, becoming effective on May 1, 2021.

Citing last week’s Ply Gem announcement, BlueLinx has announced new price increases effective immediately.

The following products will increase 7%:

  • Vinyl Siding & Accessories
  • Vinyl Skirting
  • All PVC Products (effective February 12)

The following products will increase 8%

  • Injection Molded Shutters
  • Aluminum Siding and Accessories
  • Steel Siding and Accessories
  • Trim Coil

AZEK Building Products

Azek Building Products announces price increases across decking category. Follow the link for the specifics.

Dealer Pricing Update – Azek Building Products

Woolf Distributing Announces Therma Tru Increase

Woolf Distributing announces 8-11% increase in Therma Tru doors.

In response to increases in the cost of slabs, jambs, and hardware, Woolf has also announced a 12% increase in pre-hung steel Therma Tru doors

Read Woolf’s notice here.

Owens Corning Announces Increase on All FOAMULAR insulation products.

Prices on Owens Corning Foamular products will be subject to the following increases as of February 22, 2021:


FanFold Underlayment Board: 8%

HomeSealR, JointSealR, FlashSealR: 5%

Read more here.

Therma Tru Announces New Products for 2021

Therma Tru invites building and design professionals to the 2021 Therma Tru Virtual Experience, allowing them to explore a collection of innovative new products that shape the most current home aesthetic trends.

The 2021 Virtual Experience launches February 2, 2021 and can be accessed here.