About Sexton Griffith Custom Home Builders

Modern Home Builders in Greenville, SC


Kevin Sexton and Barry Griffith launched their custom home builders company in 1990 with a shared vision of quality and personal service. The inspiration began long before. Kevin’s father, Bobby Sexton, instilled these values in both men over decades of building quality homes in the tri-county area.

Sexton Griffith Custom Builders expanded from the Greater Greenville area in 2000. At that time, they began building in the mountain communities throughout northern Oconee, Pickens, and Greenville counties. With vast experience in a variety of communities, Sexton Griffith home builders is prepared to provide the best guidance and value in making your dream home a reality.

The company’s newly expanded office outside Greenville along I-85 is strategically located to coordinate activities with homeowners, suppliers, and subcontractors.

About Sexton Griffith Modern Home Builders in Greenville, SC


Barry L. Griffith

Barry L. Griffith | Modern Home Builders in Greenville, SCAfter graduating from Clemson University, Barry began his career in naval engineering. He designed tracking systems and test stations for the F-15 radar systems at Robins Air Force Base. He joined his cousin, Kevin Sexton, in 1990 to establish and build the foundations of Sexton Griffith Custom Builders, well known today throughout the Upstate of South Carolina and Western North Carolina.

After spending a decade establishing Sexton Griffith home builders, in 2000, Griffith, and cofounder Sexton, founded a second company, Pyramid Construction, Inc. PCI is a commercial general contracting company that has grown steadily completing many successful commercial projects all over the Upstate of South Carolina. Through Barry’s leadership and guidance, both companies are well established and well recognized throughout the region.

With over 24 years of experience in owning and operating residential and commercial construction companies, Griffith has accumulated a wealth of knowledge regarding every aspect of the construction industry.

Barry’s primary focus today is the business operations of the company. In addition he enjoys assisting customers through the design / build process on their building site and through his efforts has helped scores of customers realize their dream home.

Barry earned his undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering from Clemson University and his Masters Degree in Administration from Georgia College. Griffith enjoys traveling with his family and is involved with several charitable organizations. He currently resides in Anderson County with his wife Jacque and their two dogs.

J. Kevin Sexton

J. Kevin Sexton | Modern Home Builders in Greenville, SC

After graduating from Clemson University, Kevin moved to Atlanta to begin a career in the commercial construction industry. He worked with a large commercial builder with a national presence.

After a few years he set his sights on his own construction company. He focused his entrepreneurial spirit on establishing a construction business in the Upstate of South Carolina. He, and his cousin, Barry Griffith, founded Sexton Griffith Custom Builders in 1990. The success of the company is well known today throughout the region and into Western North Carolina.

As Sexton Griffith home builders became more and more established over their first decade, Sexton and Griffith founded a commercial general contracting company, Pyramid Construction, Inc. PCI has steadily grown completing many successful commercial projects all over the Upstate of South Carolina.

Sexton’s role today is the General Manager of Construction Operations. Sexton is a problem-solver. He has a talent for finding creative but practical solutions to projects and opportunities from which most others would shy away. He oversees all of the field technical forces including the Project Managers, Superintendents and Sub-Contractors.

Through Sexton’s leadership both companies have grown successfully. Scores of customers have been delighted as a result of his leadership and oversight of their project. Although Sexton works primarily managing field operations, he is also very helpful with customers on the front end of their decision making process. He knows what to build and how to build it.

Sexton is a 1988 graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Building Science.