There are many quality builders in the Central Kentucky area, but deciding which one is right to build for you can be challenging. SEC Builders understands this dilemma and has developed a building system that makes communication between builder and owner easy and accessible. The system keeps the quality of the job high yet keeps the costs down which, in turn, alleviates stress and frustration often found with construction. 
Paul Sawyer and Mike Elder are licensed general contractors with a combined 26 years in the construction industry. Mike and Paul are dedicated to constructing high-quality, energy-efficient buildings and custom homes with an emphasis on craftsmanship, value and total customer satisfaction. Recent residential projects included custom homes in Legacy Estates, Wind Haven, High Point, Brittany Heights and Equestrian Estates.

Additional projects include commercial construction and residential renovation in Lexington and Jessamine County.


SEC specializes in Commercial construction, renovation and fit-ups from offices and retail to restaurants and bars. SEC understands the importance of low down time on existing businesses and speed of completion on new businesses. Our in-house personnel along with core subcontractors also know that time is of the essence when performing commercial work and strive to maintain high quality work without losing focus of set deadlines.


SEC Offers GC and in-house services for all aspects of residential remodeling and additions.

SEC is a licensed remodeling company, fully insured with liability and workers compensation insurance. Job safety, your safety and the safety of our subcontractors is critical to our success. We will protect all areas of your home from damage and leave the work site clean and orderly. We believe in constant communication throughout the proect and will make every effort to be available via mobile phone, voice mail and e-mail.

SEC offers full turnkey services for the following:

  • Basements and Theater rooms
  • Kitchens and Baths
  • Single and Multiroom additions
  • Outdoor living areas and Cooking Centers
  • Built-in Cabinetry

Our professional services and our commitment to high standards are why SEC is the greater Lexington area choice for renovations and commercial fit-ups.