Garage Door Corporation has received price increase notices from several of its suppliers. Amarr an Entrematic company has announced a significant price increase effective 08/01/2016. Amarr's price Increase is 5.0% on all residential and commercial sectional garage doors and parts.This means any special order placed after the first week of July 2016 or stock garage door order not picked up by 07/31/2016 will be subject to the higher
Amarr’s last increase was 3.0% effective 01/26/2015. Source is the Dealer Memo dated 06/16/2016 by Lyle Symons who is VP of Sales and Marketing, Amarr.
Amarr is citing material costs, a 41% increase in the cost of steel since June 2015, insulation material costs and glass costs as the reasons to need the price increase. We will honor proposals written prior to the manufacturers price increase for the time indicated at the bottom of the proposal (usually 45 days). Please contact us with any questions about how this may effect a proposal we have provided for your project.
Garage Door Corporation is still making pricing adjustments but expects to pass along most of this price increase. This will affect garage doors & parts sold in the Chicago, IL area as well as out of area requests. Please check our website at www.gdcorp.com for further details.