Prince and Sons, Inc. has been a family owned and operated company since it was founded in 1995 by its President, Ben Prince. Prince & Sons, Inc. is a NC & SC Licensed Residential and Commercial General Contracting Company, specializing in both home and commercial renovations. Completed projects include kitchen and bathroom remodels, entire home renovations, additions, screened porches, structural alterations, restoration/rehabilitation, and commercial fire door installation. Ben’s son, David, joined the staff in 2011 upon his commencement from East Carolina University’s Construction Management program, while his other son, Patrick, followed in 2012 upon his commencement from North Carolina State University’s Landscape Architecture program. The group developed a new business plan that utilized each member’s strengths and promoted the company’s vision. The organization’s focal point is remodeling and renovation, as well as cabinet sales. Projects harness the trade skills of a team of electricians, plumbers, HVAC contractors, carpenters, flooring companies and solid surface countertop suppliers. Prince & Sons pursues the restoration and rehabilitation of uninhabitable properties. The company is a certified lead renovator and prides itself on the responsible disposal of contaminated waste. Prince & Sons has been an active member in the construction industry for 20 years, and has developed professional relationships with some of the area’s most prominent industry professionals and suppliers. Our organization is dedicated to analyzing what makes a company successful and identifying what principles an exceptional business should uphold. Team members have developed a personalized approach to the field of general contracting. Operating as diligently as possible and demanding quality over quantity, the company has transitioned to a larger scale, management-based operation. Prince & Sons provides the best quality materials and services available to each of its clients.
Ben Prince, a Durham native, attended Northern High School, and shortly thereafter earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Relations and Economics from The University of North Carolina in 1984. He spent his early adult years committed to the Durham Police Department before wielding a career out of his aptitude in leadership, management and contracting. He instilled ideals of honesty and hard work in his business, as well as his family. In 2013, Ben passed the N.C. General Contractor Licensing exam, making Prince & Sons, Inc. a Licensed Residential Contracting Company.
In 2011, David Prince graduated from East Carolina University with a degree in Construction Management and a minor in Business. After helping Ben part-time as he pursued his degree, David decided to join full-time in his father’s endeavors in growing Prince & Sons, Inc. David is also a qualifier for The N.C. Builder’s License. Along with providing labor, his primary function is that of project manager. David oversees the company’s scheduling, estimating, and quality control.
Patrick Prince received his degree from North Carolina State University in Landscape Architecture in 2012, and joined his father and brother in the family business. He is Prince & Sons’ office manager. His responsibilities include photo documentation, maintaining internet profiles, creating working drawings for permits and field application, and collaborating with our advisors to develop and maintain advertising campaigns for the company’s brand image.