Darren Shultz, vice president for Shultz Design & Construction, says soaring prices on everything from lumber to simple building supplies like a doorknob have driven up the final tab on projects.

Jennifer Rodgers has constantly dreamed of setting up a new home.

She lived in Copley for some 20 several years and bought her home in September to briefly move in with her fiancé, Mike, in Maple Heights though they establish a new household in Stow.

Rodgers, who turned 60 not that lengthy back, said they have been dreaming and arranging to construct for about two a long time.

A number of things they did not system for were being a pandemic and the value of creating resources to soar through the roof.

The expense of building provides — if you can discover them — is at or in close proximity to document highs.

The money blow has been softened some, Rodgers mentioned, thanks to lower interest rates, but even those people are beginning to creep up.