Carter-Kelly, Inc. is a general contracting and commercial construction company based in Placerville, CA. Since 1980, clients across El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, and Amador Counties have counted on our team for reliable, honest, and community-minded projects and results.

From our beginning, we have been committed to providing services built upon integrity, collaboration, and fairness. We aim to not only complete projects on time and within budget, but our ultimate goal is to help improve the communities in which we work.

For more information about our services, past projects, or to schedule a consultation, please contact us today at 530-621-0950 or fill out the form on this page.


Carter-Kelly, Inc. believes our buildings are constructed upon integrity, collaboration and fairness. These principles guide our company and serve as the foundation of every construction project. Integrity is a core value for our company operations. We begin each endeavor with true collaborative efforts and a partnership mentality. All clients and partners are treated with fairness and respect throughout the construction process and beyond; to form meaningful, long lasting relationships. The greatest rewards for our company are realized when the buildings we construct enhance the lives of others and provide enjoyment for the community in which they are delivered.

  • Provide commercial facility and construction, work for both public and private industries and clients.
  • Provide general contracting, commercial construction, construction management, metal building sales and erection.
  • Have extensive experience within DSA and OSHPD construction regulations
  • Have received the honor of General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association
  • Experience and tenure across all aspects of construction. We provide integrity and fairness in dealing with clients and business partners
  • Knowledgeable, fair, caring, community-minded, charitable
  • We care about the communities where we construct our projects. We are collaborative in all of our construction projects.

In 1980, Mr. Jim Carter and Mr. Gary Kelly combined their experience in the construction industry and founded Carter-Kelly Construction. Since that time, we at Carter-Kelly, Inc. have taken great pride in providing construction services for projects that include; office buildings, schools, medical facilities, fire stations, libraries, warehouses and more.

Our years of experience have taught us that the most important parts of any project are the people involved. That is why we take the time to create solid teams that work together to get the job done right. Our award winning approach has earned us praise within the construction industry and more importantly from our clients.

You can turn to us with the simplest projects or the most complex building challenges. We understand the code requirements and intricacies associated with building schools and medical facilities; we also possess the breadth of experience to work on projects of all sizes in differing market segments.

No matter what the scope or delivery method, you will find every Carter-Kelly, Inc. project carries the stamp of quality that has earned us a reputation for excellence and integrity in communities across the region.

We believe in “Building Relationships on a Foundation of Integrity.”

General Contracting and Commercial Construction Company | Carter-Kelly, Inc - Placerville, CA