Tag: oriented strand board

OSB Prices Have Skyrocketed More than 500% Since January 2020

Filed in Advocacy, Housing Affordability, Material Costs by on July 15, 2021 3 Comments
OSB Prices Have Skyrocketed More than 500% Since January 2020

Framing lumber prices garnered more attention than any other building material over the past year as prices quadrupled between April 2020 and May 2021. But even as lumber prices decline, the spotlight on lumber continues to crowd out the story of meteoric price increases of another wood product integral to the integrity of a building’s structure — oriented strand board (OSB).

Continue Reading »