About Us


Walt Lackey

Walt Lackey has been in the construction industry in the Wilmington area for over 40 years. Walt served as a co-owner of Wright Holman Construction and Holman and Lackey Construction for 20 years, before launching Lackey Builders. He has completed innumerable projects in New Hanover County, ranging from complete historical restorations to building some of the area’s finest new homes. Working as a hands-on carpenter for 20 years, Walt has an understanding of all facets of homebuilding.

Kyle Lackey

Kyle Lackey has been immersed in the construction industry his entire life. Cleaning jobsites as a child, Kyle went on to earn his degree Construction Management and Business Management from East Carolina University in 2006. After graduation, Kyle began working with his father and Wright Holman, learning the management and trade skills necessary to work in custom home building.

New Construction

• Conceptual Design
• Construction and regulatory permitting
• Construction scheduling and management
• Complete construction build-out


• Planning and redesign of existing structures
• Architectural and historical preservation
• Structural and code assessment
• Adaptation of lifestyle

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