Our approach drives greater measures of success.

In an industry notorious for overpromising and underdelivering, Buchanan Construction Services has committed itself to a different kind of experience.

Our team, led by founder Davis Buchanan, believes in full transparency at every phase of your project from services to estimating to schedule. Our beliefs, flexibility and sometimes even respectful refusal to compromise are what make your outcome more successful. Your budget, as expected.

If you’re looking for a mid-market construction partner with the capacity to deliver and the standards that alleviate risk, let’s talk about what we can accomplish together.

The Uncompromised Project

We approach every project having adopted a client’s priorities as our own.
Here are the practices you can expect from us every day:

Practice Financial Transparency

Protect Clients' Time & Money

Pursue Details

Communicate Diligently

Accept Responsibility

Respond to Concerns

Precision Construction & Project Management

General Contracting

Construction Management

Renovations & Upfits


Preconstruction Services

Consulting Services


Davis Buchanan

President and Founder

Davis founded Buchanan Construction Services in 2004 and leads the company’s daily operations. His established career includes all levels of award-winning commercial construction with an emphasis on developing and maintaining exceptional client relationships. He works directly with owners and design teams to formulate project goals and develop project strategy. Davis is a stickler for project performance and ensures every job meets our uncompromising expectations as well as yours.

Davis is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in business administration.

Betsy McDonald

Business Development Manager

Betsy, who joined Buchanan in 2013, focuses on the company’s local and regional business development. She is a master at maintaining connections with longstanding clients, fostering new client relationships. In addition, she works to infuse our brand ideals in everything we do.

Betsy is a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in administrative management.

Community Builders

We’re big believers in Luke 12:48 — “…to whom much has been given, much will be required.” Our company and team enjoy giving back to our community. You’ll often find us out volunteering for nonprofits, keeping the books for baseball teams, serving at churches, assisting local schools, or volunteering in professional organizations.

  • AC Flora High School
  • American Red Cross
  • Canoeing for Kids
  • City of Columbia
  • Columbia Electrical Council
  • Columbia YMCA
  • Harvest Hope Food Bank
  • Heathwood Hall Episcopal School
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk
  • Midlands ASCA
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • Palmetto Baseball League
  • Pawmetto Life Line
  • The Cooperative Ministry