7-28-2014 Materials costs are rising, and will continue to do so

Higher fuel costs are being applied to building materials, as they are to just about everything. However, many building materials are very energy intensive to produce, and so might be more impacted than most consumer goods. The largest cost in producing drywall, for example, is the energy to fire the kilns to dry it. Do you see energy costs going down in the near future? Neither do we!