Posted November 2, 2016

84 Lumber named 2016 distributor of the year by D.R. Horton

Award recognizes 84 Lumber’s commitment to the nation’s largest homebuilder.

84 Lumber today announced it has been named D.R. Horton’s 2016 Distributor of the Year at the company’s biennial trade show in Las Vegas on October 20.

The Distributor of the Year award is given to the D.R. Horton supplier who best exemplifies a commitment to quality and outstanding service to the builder, who expects to close approximately 40,000 homes across the country in its fiscal year 2016.

84 Lumber is one of D.R. Horton’s largest suppliers, and has been working with the company for over 15 years, providing both materials and labor services in over 35 markets nationwide.

“We’re thrilled to be named D.R. Horton’s Distributor of the Year, and to be recognized for our commitment to the D.R. Horton organization,” said Mike McCrobie, Vice President of National and Installed Sales for 84 Lumber. “Receiving this award is an honor that belongs to the entire 84 Lumber team, who every day go above and beyond for our customers, including D.R. Horton.”

Founded in 1956, 84 Lumber Company is the nation’s leading privately held supplier of building materials, manufactured components, and industry-leading services for single- and multi-family residences and commercial buildings. 84 Lumber operates more than 250 stores, component manufacturing plants, custom door shops, custom millwork shops, and engineered wood product (EWP) centers in 30 states, representing the top 130 markets in the country.  

A certified women’s business enterprise owned by Maggie Hardy Magerko, 84 Lumber was named as one of Forbes’ Best Midsize Employers in America 2016 and Forbes’ Largest Private Companies in America 2016. For more information, visit