Construction continues, despite increasing costs

| Sam Lambert

Want a new house built? You may be in for a wait.

The pandemic has affected all aspects of building a new house from the cost of building supplies to the supply of materials, impacting the cost.

The price of building supplies, especially plywood, has gone up dramatically and remains volatile. Navarre Lumber Supply manager Melissa Caffery said this is the busiest year they have had in five years. Photo by Sam Lambert


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