Kaua‘i contractors navigate supply chain disruptions

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Co-owner of Pac Build Tyler Rodighiero poses for a portrait at a job site in Koloa. He has had to adjust his business to compensate for supply chain disruptions and now orders some building materials up to a year in advance.

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Pac Build worker Makaio Pereza tacks down plywood on the roof of a new residential home in Koloa. According to co-owner Tyler Rodighiero the cost of the cedar roofing shingles that will be used for this home have at least tripled. While he is ordering some materials for this build up to a year in advance, he is holding off on the shingles hoping the cost will stabilize.

LIHU‘E — Construction is booming on Kaua‘i, but snags are complicating the workflow.