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Construction Materials Overview - November 2019

Posted: November 7, 2019 | Materials

The overall material composite index is flat compare to last year with few exceptions.

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Plywood - November 2019

Posted: November 6, 2019 | Materials

Plywood's five-year picture shows a dramatic rise and fall of 25%.  It seems to be softening more than framing lumber and is now heading down.

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Plastic Piping - November 2019

Posted: November 6, 2019 | Materials

The cost of plastic piping is down 2% for the year after an up and down five-year stretch.

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