Market Update – March 15, 2021

National Gypsum Announces 20% Price Increase
National Gypsum has announced a 20% increase on all Gold Bond Wallboard products, 5% on all ProForm interior finishing products, and 5% on all permabase cement board products. Changes to become effective on April 5th, 2021.

Read the price bulletin here.

Fiberon Announces First Time User Rebate for 2021
Get up to $500 cash back for trying Fiberon on one of your 2021 projects.

Details and redemption information can be found on the Fiberon website:


Fiberon Rebate Form

MMi Door Increases Announced for April 19
These general price increases will be effective on April 19, 2021:

·     Flush and Molded Interior Doors 5%

·     Pine Stile & Rail 12%

·     Primed Stile & Rail 5%

·     Residential Steel Doors 8%

·     Fiberglass Doors 6%

·     Millwork & Prehanging 10%

·     Labor & Machining 7-10%

·     Millennium MDF Doors 7%

·     Hollow Metal 4%

·     Timely Frames 15%

Ramco Supply Announces Another Increase on all Steel Products.
Ramco suggests that the steel market is currently too volatile to commit to a percentage increase. At this point all they can say for certain is that prices will go up as of today (March 15) and they urge contractors to exercise caution when quoting steel for their projects.

Digger Specialties Announces Price Hikes Across Product Lines
The following increases are set to become effective on March 29, 2021

Vinyl: 8%

Aluminum: 5%

Composite Columns: 15%

Eze-Breeze Prices to Increase 11%
PGT included a fairly exhaustive list of reasons for the increase they have slated to become effective as of April 12.

Read more about PGT’s efforts to maintain price stability here.

Ply Gem Announces Another 8-10% Increase on Vinyl Siding Products
Citing the significant impact of the infrastructure collapse in Texas last month, Ply Gem has seen “explosive escalation” in raw material pricing. Another 8-10% increase on all vinyl siding and accessories, injection molded shutters and accents, and vinyl skirting became effective on March 8, 2021 – just four days after the increase was announced.

Here is the Price Increase Announcement