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RLS Builders is a Dandridge TN custom home builder and commercial contractor who has provided general contracting, new homes, major remodeling, excavation services and in-ground pool installations to the East TN area for over 50 years. It is hard to find a quality professional custom home builder, general contractor and excavation company in the East TN area that can handle your new home construction, custom Douglas TN lake homes, excavation projects, or pool installations from start to finish. RLS Builders is licensed, bonded and insured and will make sure that your construction, excavation or remodeling needs are met to the full extent possible and include you in all phases of design, planning and construction. We never want you to feel like your not in control of your project.

RLS Builders & Excavating in Dandridge TN can provide "one-stop" shopping for all of your building construction, new home construction, excavation project, or new pool needs.  Whether it be a second home, a commercial building, an addition to your existing home, a custom dream home, excavation projects large or small, or a custom in-ground steel wall pool, there is no job too big or too small for us.

We provide general building construction services for; commercial construction and remodeling, new home construction, custom lake homes, major home remodeling, excavation and new steel pool installation to most of the  East Tennessee area. Please call us at (865) 607-7828 to see if we can service your area. 
Every construction, new home, excavation or pool project we do includes everything from start to finish: pre-construction design and planning, value engineering, on-site construction management and supervision, cost management and purchasing, energy certification and inspections, post construction warranty service and access to a network of highly respected and quality sub-contractors.  RLS Builders and Excavation and all of our sub-contractors are licensed, insured, bonded and highly trained professionals.



​Ronnie L. Shelton, the CEO of RLS Builders and Excavating in Dandridge TN has been building in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee for over 50 years.  He is a state licensed Residential and Commercial General Contractor and Ronnie is also a member of the National Home Builders Association.  Quality, honesty and integrity is what Ronnie stands for and you can count on him and his construction company to provide you, your family or your business the highest quality service and product at the most reasonable price.

Ronnie is well known in East Tennessee for his extensive knowledge of building, custom new home construction, remodeling, excavating and in-ground steel pool construction.  He has high standards, and delivers a quality product and is a highly respected business man and individual within the community.  Ronnie is happy to provide testimonials from any of his previous clients.

When not building, Ronnie enjoys golfing, spending time with his family and working on his farm.​


Ronnie L. Shelton, CEO

RLS Builders and Excavating, Dandridge TN

Sevier County TN Excavation

Contact us today for your dream home or inground pool

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