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>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, As I compose this letter, we are operating under COVID-19 guidelines, but we are open, and business remains very strong despite the health crisis and a lot of rain in the southeast. I appreciate your understanding...

A message from New South Construction Supply   March 17, 2020 To Customers, Suppliers and Friends of New South Construction Supply, In light of the Coronavirus/COVID-19, we are implementing several new procedures to plan for any potential impacts. Our senior leadership team is meeting daily...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, Rain, rain, go away! February has had a windy and wet start as the southeast has been pounded with rain and storms for the better part of February. Case in point, this month our home office...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, Happy New Year! As I write this the stock market is at record highs, unemployment is at 50-year lows, housing starts are the highest in 12 years, and interest rates and inflation continue to be at...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, As the year winds down, I want to thank all of our customers and suppliers for another year of record growth. I also want to wish all of you a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays and...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, First off, Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for our customers every day but no more so than during the Thanksgiving holiday period. We know that without you we’re nothing and we hope we show our appreciation...

New South News Dear Friends, As I write this near the end of October all signs point to a strong end to 2019 and continued strength in construction for 2020.  Even though construction remains strong, price increases continue to be moderate. See below for an...

New South News Dear Friends, The weather and the economy continue to be good for the construction industry. While Hurricane Dorian definitely affected business in our markets the good news is that the Carolinas and Georgia were largely spared from any major damage. Also, the...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, As I compose this letter many companies in our industry are starting on their 2020 budget. This means that forecasters are now releasing their projections for next year. Most of the projections are calling for a...

>> New South eNews New South News Dear Friends, As I compose this letter in late July the rains have largely been holding off and business has picked up for most of us. Despite this there have been only a few price increases from our...

New South News Dear Friends, With the rain largely staying away in the Carolinas and Georgia, the last few weeks have been very good for construction. Hopefully that will continue for the balance of the summer, although late afternoon thunderstorms are par for the course...

New South News Dear Friends, It appears (knock wood) that the rainy weather that has plagued us since last July has ended, at least for the last two weeks. Many jobs that have been delayed for up to nine months or more due to job sites...

New South News Dear Friends: Spring has sprung and the construction industry is shifting into high gear with the onset of the prime construction season here in the South. However, prices increases haven’t shifted into high gear yet so now is a good time to lock...

New South Monthly News Dear Friends: As I write this in late March is appears winter is over here in the South. We have also gotten a respite from the unusually high amounts of rain we have been dealing with since last July. Greenville, SC...

New South Monthly News Dear Friends: As I write this in late February the stock market is roaring, the government shutdown is over, and forecasters are saying we will duck the recession bullet yet again. Now if the rain would just stop. I don’t know...

New South Monthly News Dear Friends: Happy New Year! As I write this the government is still in partial shutdown mode for almost a month; however, the construction industry doesn’t seem to be suffering….yet. It’s amazing how we pay these politicians to do the people’s...

New South Monthly News Dear Friends, It’s hard to believe we’re already at the end of 2018. It seems we were just doing our 2018 budget a few months ago and now the year is almost over. It has been a good year overall for...

  New South News Dear Friends, First off, best wishes for Thanksgiving and the beginning of the holiday season. As the year winds down we tend to reflect on those who are responsible for our good fortune and our customers are at the top of...

  New South News Dear Friends, As the year winds down several leading forecasters are calling for a mild construction slowdown in 2019. This has been expected for a while so I’m not shocked but we are being conservative in our budgeting for 2019. We...

  September 2018 Newsletter Dear Friends, It’s fall, y’all. I don’t know about you but I was ready for the hot, humid, and rainy summer to end. Especially the rain. Most markets in which we operate had a rainy summer and a lot of jobs have...