Living our mission
The mission of Lansing Building Products is more than words on paper. It’s the embodiment of our company, and what drives and unites us. Our commitment to respect, service and excellence is woven into everything we do, as we seek to make a positive impact for our customers, our communities and our team.
For more than six decades, Lansing Building Products has been a family-led company. In 2016, a new chapter unfolded with the retirement of Chris Lansing and the announcement of Hunter Lansing, the third generation, assuming the role of President. Building on the foundation of the company’s well-established reputation and dedicated team, Lansing remains focused on the delivery of superior service and finding new ways to advance technology and exceed expectations.
Ted Lansing was transferred to Richmond by CertainTeed Corporation as their Virginia roofing sales representative.
Ted Lansing began a new roofing supply business, forming a partnership trading as Ted Lansing Supply Company.
The partnership was changed to a corporation in 1957.
Expansion started in 1967 with the opening of the Norfolk, Virginia location and then continued to grow into North Carolina and South Carolina.
Chris Lansing, Ted’s eldest son, was named President of the company following his father's death.
Ted Lansing Building Supply changes its name to Lansing Building Products.
Hunter Lansing, Chris' son, was named President of the company, beginning the third generation of family leadership.
Lansing achieves a major sales milestone, and hits a Half Billion in sales.
Lansing acquires distribution business of Harvey Building Products, expanding reach to 112 branches in 35 states.
Building on its past but always with its eyes on the future, Lansing Building Products will continue to deliver excellence, from the inside out.
“Lansing has been great for our company. They have helped our company grow and are always prompt with orders and estimates. This service means everything to our sales and install staff who can count on the on time service of Lansing. Thanks Lansing for being dependable and helping us grow.”
Ryan Walker, Partner - Freedom Restoration and Roofing