Harris Teeter Stores Underway and Nearing Completion

Wilson-Covington Construction Company is currently building three new stores for grocer Harris Teeter. These approximately 50,000 square foot stores are in Gastonia, NC (nearing completion) and two in Charlotte, NC. Here are some progress shots of all three stores.

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Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day from Wilson-Covington Construction Company. In celebration our office will be closed July 4th. Thank you to all of our service men and women, including those who have served that now work with Wilson-Covington. Corporate officers who have served are Clay Ring (USMC), Morriss Pendleton (USN) and Michelle Thompson (USAF).

Happy Flag Day and Birthday to Clay Ring


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Happy Flag Day and Birthday to Clay Ring, Chairman of Wilson-Covington Construction Company who has worked with the firm since 1954, becoming the sole owner in 1995 and now operating it with Morriss Pendleton, President and his grandson Hayes Wauford, Executive Vice-President.

Wilson-Covington Continues to Serve Clients Across North Carolina


Licensed in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, Wilson-Covington is proud to be serving clients across North Carolina at this time. From Charlotte to the Triangle, Wilson-Covington has major projects under construction in the grocery and food service sectors, along with many smaller commercial and residential projects in the Triad underway. With over 50 employees, the firm can gear up rapidly for any size job and continue the legacy of integrity, quality building, and expert craftsmanship that have been hallmarks since 1947.

Custom Bathroom Vanities

Wilson-Covington customized one piece of furniture and fabricated once custom vanity for a bathroom and powder room remodel in Winston-Salem, NC. This 1890 house in Old Salem, Winston-Salem, NC required a special touch to keep with the historic nature of the home while providing functionality for the spaces.


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Lowes Foods, Mooresville, NC Remodel in Progress

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New Harris Teeter #281 in Progress

Wilson-Covington is under way on another new Harris Teeter Store, #281 in Gastonia, NC. In spite of a cold, wet winter Wilson-Covington has the store under roof and the slab in place on schedule.

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1923 Home in Winston-Salem Undergoes Complete Restoration

Wilson-Covington is in progress with a complete restoration and addition on a 1923 home in West Salem, Winston-Salem, NC. Work includes restoring plaster walls, adding sheetrock ceilings where appropriate and necessary, a complete kitchen remodel, two bathroom remodels, and the addition of a master bathroom off the rear of the home. Existing cased openings are being restored or opened up and all windows are being restored. All new plumbing, electrical and mechanical systems are being installed in the home.

Wilson-Covington and the owners located one window opening sealed in a bathroom wall. New sash were fabricated and installed to match the others in the home.

Here are some pictures or work in progress.

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Merry Christmas from Wilson-Covington


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Newest Harris Teeter in Cornelius, NC Opens

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This marks Wilson-Covington’s 5th store for the grocer in the last 3 years. Wilson-Covington has a long history in the grocery, retail and food service industries and current projects include two more new stores for Harris Teeter in Charlotte and Gastonia and open-store remodels for Lowes Foods.