Lansing Linoleum Co., Inc.
7307 SE Foster Rd.
Portland, OR 97206
Who are you?
Lansing Linoleum has been in business on Foster Rd. for 64 years. I am the 2nd generation company owner. I was active in the Foster Area Business Association for about ten years and we are still members. I was the chair of the original Lents Town Center Urban Renewal committee in 1995. I have two brothers…Don Lansing has been an estimator for over 30 years, and our brother John lives on Mt. Scott and is a musician.
What do you do?
We supply and install all types of flooring, including Marmoleum, sheet vinyls, laminate floors, ceramic, stone and wood. We also provide all kinds of countertops.
What is your inspiration? (Why do you do what you do?)
We love vintage homes from the 1890’s to the 1960’s. Our work with Marmoleum custom floors is awesome.
What brought you and/or your business to the Foster-Powell Community?
Our father, Glenn Lansing, founded the company in 1948 after he returned from service in WWII.
3 Ways to unite the Fine Folks of FosterWhat is your favorite way to enjoy Foster?
2. Fun on Foster
3. More community events.
How do you envision the future of Foster?
I really hope all the new young businesses on Foster can THRIVE
What is your favorite way to enjoy Foster?
I enjoy luch at Red’s Tavern a couple of times per week. I’m a big fan of Heidi’s home cooking.
Some top fives to appease the list lovers
Your Top Five Songs to get you through life?
1. Taylor Swift “Why you got to be so mean”
2. Bright Eyes “First Day of My Life”
3. IZ “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”
4. Trisha Yearwood
5. Lady Antebellum
Your Top Five Haunts in Portland
1. Powells Books
2. Bridgeport Brewery
3. Petite Provence 48th and Division
4. The Observatory 81st and Stark
5. Fubon Shopping Center 82nd between Powell and Division.