Pricing Increases Coming on August 15th, 2016

Dear Valued Distributor,

Thank you for the trust you have placed in our products and services. We are proud to have you as a partner in the distribution of high quality products and components for the building industry.

Direct Metals, Inc. has diligently worked with our suppliers to keep our material and freight costs under control even under the existing phenomenal world building material climate. We have experienced rising costs in raw materials and are now forced to raise prices on most of the products we offer. We are happy of the fact that we have sought only modest price increases when compared to other products suppliers. It is our desire to keep you as competitive as possible in your own market, throughout this period of raw material cost inflation.

Effective on orders placed after August 15th, 2016 pricing will increase as shown below. New pricing quotations will be available on request. If you would like to request a copy of your updated quotation or pricing sheets please contact our office.

Fasteners & Anchors,

Dekfast Commercial Fasteners + 2% to 5%

Metal to Wood, Metal to Metal + 2% to 5%

Panclip Low Profile Fasteners + 2%

Tapcon, Redhead, Sammys + 2% to 5%

Masonry Anchors + 4%

Structural Bolts and Anchors + 5%

Drywall and Framing Fasteners + 5%

SS Trim Nails + 5% to 9%

Rivets + 5%

Aluminum Termination bar + 5%

Washers + 5%

S-5 Anchors + 2%


Accessories & Components,

Panel Clips and Steel Stampings + 2% to 5%

Butyl Tape and Sealants + 2% to 5%

Bullet Boot & Bullet Vent + 5%

Foam Closure and Ridge Vent +1% to 5%

PVC Panels +2%

Translucent Polycarbonate Panel +2%

rFoil Insulation & Radiant Barrier +2%

Doors +5%

Windows +2%

Sliding Door Track & Trolleys +2%

Panning and Bending Tools +8%

Cupolas and Weathervanes +8%


Here is a link to a printable sheet:

DMI Pricing increase notice for 08152016 from Direct Metals Inc