ORLANDO — Blackton Inc., one of Central Florida’s largest distributors of materials to homebuilders has been selected as the supplier of flooring products valued at an estimated $2.2 million at three D.R. Horton communities in East Polk county. Michael “Micky” Blackton, chief executive officer, said his firm will provide flooring materials in the construction of new three, four and five-bedroom single family homes at two D.R. Horton coming soon communities in Haines City: 100 homes at Orchid Terrace located off of Holly Hill Road and Davenport Blvd. and 215homes at Grace Ranch on Grace Avenue off of S. 30th Street.
In Davenport, Blackton will provide flooring for some 117 three-bedroom townhomes D.R. Horton is building at the Feltrim Reserve community on Holly Hill Tank Road off US 27.
“D.R, Horton has been a loyal client for decades as they’ve been building and serving new homebuyers throughout a six county region of Central Florida,” said Blackton.
Blackton, Inc., a family owned business headquartered on Alden Street near Ivanhoe Row north of downtown Orlando, has been supplying the home building industry from Jacksonville to Tampa for over 60 years.