Who We Are

About Owens Construction

Owens Construction is your complete and full service residential, commercial, and industrial contractor. We are licensed in North Carolina with an unlimited classification in General Contracting.

We specialize in residential new construction and remodel, historic restoration, commercial & industrial construction, specialized equipment installation, machinery & manufacturing installations, rigging, millwright, and more.

NC Unlimited Licensed General Contractor #49773

Our History

Founded as a Commercial Construction Company in 1999, Owens Construction quickly became known for its sincere commitment to customer satisfaction and high ethical standards. Our capabilities have grown, but our values haven’t changed.

Owner Thomas Owens’ dedication to quality, service and integrity has been the gateway to the company’s expansion into residential new construction, historic restoration, remodels, commercial and industrial construction and installations.

Thomas Owens also has extensive history and experience in a wide variety of construction projects including experience as a carpenter on the construction of the United States Embassy in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Core Values

Owens Construction provides construction and installation services that fulfill the financial goals and building needs of our clients. We offer an innovative solution with dedication to delivering high ethical standards and exceptional services. This mission is accomplished through an unwavering commitment to our core values.

  • Service
  • Quality
  • Innovation  
  • Trust
  • Safety


Owens Construction is dedicated to providing a safe work environment for all of our employees. We consider safety to be an intricate part of our company and proactively seek to maintain an ongoing program. The safety and well-being of all employees is our first consideration throughout all phases of work. Safety is extremely important on all of our job sites and we ensure a detailed safety plan is in place for the well-being of people in and around the construction zone.

Our award winning safety program has resulted in EMR rates well below the industry average. This means lower insurance costs for us and better value for our clients.

Education, Certifications & Awards

  • Certificate of Recognition – Exceeding Expectations in Delivering Quality Service, Doing things Right the First Time, Taking Initiative, Inspiring Excellence and Contributing to the Team – “Operation Temporary Living Center (TLC)” Johnson Controls
  • Certificate of Recognition – Performing on “Bachelor Quarters” Johnson Controls 
  • Construction Management Diploma – NC State University 2015 
  • Soil Mechanics, Bearing Capacity and Slope Stabilization Professional Development Certificate – NC State University 2015
  • Design, Construction, and Troubleshooting of Concrete Slabs-On-Grade + Pervious (Porous) Concrete Certificate – NC State University 2017
  • Certification in Premium Coat Waterproofing, Barrier Guard Waterproofing, Flex Coat Waterproofing, and Clear Guard Plus Waterproofing – Hydro Stop, LLC Charleston, SC 2007
  • Member of the Beaufort Ole Town Rotary Club

Owens Construction is also able to accept credit cards as payment.