Born into the contracting business, Leo’s 25+ years experience in home remodeling and years as the principal corporate officer have given him an extensive knowledge of multiple trades. He has significant experience remodeling older homes in the Richmond area and has earned the Class “A” contractor certification. Leo supports ethical business practices by adhering to the National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s Code of Ethics. He has served on the board of the Home Builders Association of Richmond and currently serves as the Chair of the Remodelers’ Council within the organization to support ethical business practices and continuing professional education within the industry. He has earned the Graduate Master Remodeler (GMR) (Currently only 2 in the state of Virginia), Certified Aging in Place (CAPS) and Certified Green Professional (CGP) designations from the National Association of Home Builders. He has also recently earned the Certified Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeler (CKBR), Universal Certified Design Professional (UCDP), and Certified Remodeler (CR) designations from the National Association of the the Remodeling Industry. He has served on the NKBA (National Kitchen and Bathroom Association) Advisory Council for Builders/Remodelers and on the Board of Trustees for NAHB Remodelers. Leo Lantz Construction, Inc. has been certified to be only the second contractor in the country to be designated a NARI Accredited Remodeling Company. Leo was honored by NARI as the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Peter H. Johnson Image Award in recognition of his efforts to enhance the image of the professional remodeling industry.
Leo donates a considerable amount of energy and professional expertise by serving on boards and councils for various trade, church and school organizations. He has coached recreational basketball in Henrico and Chesterfield Counties. Leo is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa and an Honors graduate of The University of Richmond. He served as the 2015 President of the Home Building Association of Richmond for which the association received national recognition from the NAHB for its community outreach Welcome Home Program with the ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation. Leo has been honored as a member of Remodeling Magazine’s Big50 Class of 2016 and a Fred Case Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist. He has also been honored with the Guy B. Hazelgrove, Jr. Membership Development Award from the Home Building Association of Richmond.
Kimberly is our Certified Remodeling Project Manager and has more than 25 years of experience in the administrative and customer service fields. Kimberly has a reputation for her strong work ethic, dedication, and caring personality. She is always striving to improve herself, and is currently a part-time student pursuing a degree in Business Administration. Her scholarly efforts earned her recognition as a Phi Theta Kappa honor student.
Kimberly is no stranger to the construction industry, having worked several years as an assistant in custom carpentry. This hands-on experience gives her an even better appreciation of our company’s mission, and enables her to better support our employees as they strive to make our customers’ vision of their projects a reality.
“Regardless of who it is – our customers, our employees, or just folks I meet in the Richmond area – I strive to live by the Golden Rule every moment. Hopefully, that makes me a better representative of the company, contributes to a rewarding work experience for our employees, and helps our customers achieve their home remodeling objectives.”
Kimberly is active in her church community, and enjoys volunteering, woodworking, participating in outdoor activities, and learning through self-study. She lives in Richmond with her husband Jeff and their beloved dog, Sunny. We are pleased to have Kimberly as a member of our team!
Brad Seay is our Prokitchen CAD professional and Project Facilitator. He works closely with Leo and our clients to develop their dream kitchen or bathroom ideas which are translated into our ProKitchen CAD platform to create a 3D model of their space before construction begins. We then review the drawings with clients to bring their projects to life. I also work closely with our clients from the Liveable Remodeling preparation phase to completion to ensure that their living concerns are addressed during the construction process.
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Randy & Sue S.
Leo has worked on many projects in our house. My wife will wait for Leo to have an opening before she would hire someone else. The quality of his work is exceptional. We started 2 bathrooms and in seven years, Leo has completed many jobs. To begin with our bathrooms, we discussed with Leo what we liked and he redesigned...
They did a good job. They were worth the money.
Leo Lantz recently did upgrades and repairs to my kitchen and bathroom in my rental house. He also replaced walls due to water damage, refinished the hardwood floors and upgraded the electrical system. This house is 62 years old and the hardwood floors look like new. Leo and his team are experts. He values his customers and even though he...