About Us

About Us

Established by Bret McKenzie in 2009, Black Water Construction is an exterior services contractor equipped to Handle your Roofing, Siding, Waterproofing, Exterior Carpentry and Painting for New Construction, Renovation, Repair and Remodeling.

Bret McKenzie, the Owner, has over 15 years experience in the local market, and is a native to South Carolina. He has worked as a subcontractor for many notable National, Regional and Local Contractors. The work he has performed in his career includes: Historic repair and Maintenance work, Roofing for Production Home Building, Framing, Siding, Roofing, Waterproofing and Exterior Finish Carpentry for Custom Builders.

Chris Leonard, Project Manager has been in the local market for 10 years working as a Custom Home Builder in the Tri-County area. He has also worked on a number of commercial projects. Chris also has extensive experience in fire and water remediation. Prior to coming to the Charleston area, Chris was employed as a successful Roofing and Siding Subcontractor in Augusta, Georgia.

Marc Singer, Project Manager has worked in the greater Charleston area for the last 15 years and has over 24 years experience in the construction industry. Marc’s work includes Road and Bridge Building, Commercial Construction, Residential Production Home Building and Specialty Subcontracting. In his time in the Tri-County area, Marc has built over 300 homes and completed historic renovation and repair work in Charleston.