Price of roofing shingles climbs

03/3/2013 | WSB-TV (Atlanta)

The price of roofing shingles has climbed in Atlanta as manufacturers increase supply in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy, causing a shortage in the South. Owens Corning increased prices March 1 and will do so again on April 15. GAM and Atlas are also increasing prices by double digits. "When it starts getting short in shingles, prices go up, and they're talking about a price increase in March and a price increase in April," said Mike Langston, CEO of BSA Building Supplies.

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