Bad news for people building houses or getting ready to renovate their apartment. The last report of the PSB Handel Group shows that building materials went up in all 20 product groups. In annual terms, their prices increased by an average of 24 percent. Every year.
Building material prices continue to rise
Which goods were the most expensive? The report states that for OSB boards we pay more by 63 percent, for thermal insulation – by 57 percent. more, and for dry construction – by 42 percent.
The report also lists roofs and gutters, which are 24 percent more expensive. or materials from the group of walls, chimneys – more expensive by 23 percent. 19 percent we pay more for installations and heating, and by 17 percent. – for waterproofing insulation. 16 percent materials from the garden and hobby group became more expensive.
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Also more expensive were: woodwork (16%), finishes, a group of tools, as well as a group of tiles, bathrooms, kitchens and the house surroundings group (14% each), lighting and electrics (13%), equipment and household appliances (11%). ).
The smallest price increases were recorded in the case of products such as construction chemicals, paints, varnishes, as well as automotive (10%), decorations and the cement and lime group (7% each).
Throughout the year, prices have increased by more than one-eighth
The PSB Handel group also reports that prices of building materials throughout the year 2021 increased by an average of 12 percent. The prices were the most expensive: OSB boards (56%), thermal insulation (32%) and dry construction (29%).
And the situation will not be improved by the fact that Poles still want to refresh their apartments. Every second of us is planning a renovation, which means a continued demand for goods and rising prices.