Bankston Lumber Company, founded in 1929, is a successful, family owned building materials organization of dedicated professionals. We conduct business honestly and with integrity. We respect and support each other, our customers, our community and our vendors. We provide building products and value added services while establishing long term relationships with our building contractors, subcontractors, and tradesmen. Where opportunities exist, we offer speciality products and services for consumer, commercial, and governmental customers. We strive for excellence in all ventures and dedicate ourselves to our customers.
We are a member of Lumberman's Merchandising Corporation, a 2 billion dollar per year buying group. We feature industry leading suppliers such as Marvin windows and doors, James Hardie siding, Owens Corning roofing and insulation, and others. We are an active supporter of our industry.
In 2013, Chuck Bankston served as the Chairman of the board of directors for the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) in Washington, D.C. He is the Past Chairman of the Construction Suppliers Association in Atlanta, Georgia. We also enjoy supporting our local schools and other community organizations.
BLC will be the best regional supplier of building materials, primarily to the professional trade, and secondarily to the consumer. We will use competitive pricing, time-sensitive deliveries, quality materials, job site sales force, billing by jobs, and the best trained and motivated employees to accomplish our vision. We will be helpful, courteous, and professional to each other and our customers. We will use Christian business principals to operate our business. We will strive to have a completely satisfied customer at the end of each transaction.