Then the need to finally replace the long-enduring roof arose — an expense estimated to them at $1 million, at least to refinish the roof in the same distinctive Spanish-style tiles ...Nordmann utilized tiles from Ludowici Roof Tile in New Lexington, Ohio, which is the same company that supplied the tiles for the original monastery roof in 1917.
The Builders Merchants Federation has also reported dwindling supplies of tools, timber and roof tiles ... Read more ... Unlike supermarkets, which rely on supplies of fresh food flowing into the country without a hitch, the DIY group’s products were less sensitive to delays, meaning it would “have a few weeks to adjust” in the event of no-deal. .
Timber is of particular concern (the price is up between 20% and 40% because of supply problems in Scandinavia) but there is also a diminishing supply of roof tiles, screws, fixings, tools and white goods such as washing machines and fridges, he said.