Frank’s Floor Covering to be purchased by Witt Flooring
An Amarillo company is in the process of purchasing Frank’s Floor Covering.Witt Flooring is planning to move into the location within the next month, according to the company’s general manager, Pat Callahan.Callahan said it will be about a 30-day span until Witt Flooring officially takes over the building.Witt Flooring Center will provide Borger with a wide choice of carpet, hardwood, laminate flooring, ceramic tile and natural stone products. The center will have more in-stock items as well as tools and materials for self installation, but they also offer full service installation.Scotty C. Witt became involved in the construction business with his dad when he graduated from Amarillo High School in 1948. Scotty then served two years in the Army after graduating from Abilene Christian University in 1952. Upon his return from service, Scotty assumed more duties as the family owned business became a full service residential and commercial floor covering establishment.For over 60 years, Witt Flooring Center and Abbey Carpet & Floor of Amarillo continues to serve friends, customers and contractors with quality products and installation services.“We are really excited about the opportunity. Even though the economy is having a tough time, we can still expand and grow and that says a lot,” said Callahan. He also states that there will be few changes to the current building, but details are still up in the air.According to Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Frank’s Floor Covering, LLC, 806 N. Main Street, started February 17, 2005. Frank’s Floor Covering, LLC also began a partnership with Mohawk as an exclusive Mohawk ColorCenter Elite Dealer. Owners of Frank’s Floor Covering include Frank and Amy Fernandez. Frank’s Floor Covering is also joined together with Tan Palace.According to Hutchinson County Appraisal District, Frank’s market value is worth a total of $205,080. Tan Palace’s market value is $27,370.