About Us

Bringing the Outdoors to Your Living Room

From the lowcountry to Chapin, we're proud of the incredible homes we've built and renovated all over the state. History is important, but what we do today matters most. The only way to continue to build innovative, beautiful, and quality projects is with great people who truly enjoy their jobs, so we make sure we only work with the best. From project managers to contractors to designers, our team is our number one asset. We live and breathe new construction, we're enthusiastic and we take pride in building the highest quality product for our clients. If you think we might be able to help you find or build your dream home, then we'd love to hear from you!

Our Mission

The mission of Rising Tide Homes is to build houses with lasting value for
families and generations to come. We merge exquisite attention to detail and
classic, stylish interior design with a modern twist. We build houses that
become an oasis for gathering, entertainment, relaxation and outdoor living.
We take great care in constructing homes that make your exterior landscape
feel like a natural extension of your living room. We achieve this through
passionate obsession with workmanship, design and carefully sourced
materials. We welcome you and generations to come to your custom-built
home from Rising Tide Homes.

The Rising Tide Advantage

Rising Tide Homes brings over 100 years of collective experience in the
building and construction industry. The Principal Builder and Company
President, Christopher “Chris” Barnette, is surrounded by a team of home
building professionals, including fellow Builder and Company Chief Executive
Officer Cheryl F.C. Ludlam and a close-knit, dynamic group of home building
professionals, including project managers, site supervisors, carpenters,
designers, accounting and quality trade specialists.

One unique aspect of Rising Tide Homes is its multidimensional approach to
home ownership through its affiliation with sister companies that offer
turnkey real estate and home solutions. Here are just a few of our proud affiliates.


This matrix of related companies helps to ensure that clients of Rising Tide
Homes are serviced throughout the real estate life cycle. Our customers can
rest assured that the latest real estate sales and market trends, technologies,
service and products are considered throughout the construction process.