About Us

Wayne N. Barnes, president of the Wayne Barnes Company, Inc., founded his company with the very philosophy of commitment to excellence in mind. He has been actively engaged in the construction and building industry throughout Texas since 1971.

Beginning with the construction of a Savings and Loan Branch in Arlington then continuing to Kerrville with the build of a Ramada Inn, Wayne Barnes starting building hotels across Central Texas. Wayne Barnes found his forte in designing and building commercial projects for clients, helping with the purchase of the property, designing and engineering throughout the entire build.

In 1974 he joined the Jenkins Company as the project manager building numerous commercial projects in the Austin and San Antonio markets. Over the next few years, he continued the building of various projects for other investors and companies, increasing his portfolio and experience to include multi-family homesites, as well as a variety of commercial applications.

Wayne Barnes decided it was time to create his own vision of a construction company. The Wayne Barnes Company, Inc. and a general contracting company was established in 1986. The Wayne Barnes Company, over the next few decades, successfully completed the build and remodels of numerous commercial office sites, retail centers, municipal projects, multi-family living complexes, and residential custom homes. Wayne Barnes not only knows Austin well, but surrounding cities as well.  The Wayne Barnes Company has formed many clients relationships over the years and his clients have always kept in touch and have come back to him for his expertise in building or renovation.

Please see the “Performance” tab for the list of completed projects.


The successful experience of deliberate and consistent growth by the Wayne Barnes Company stems from Wayne’s hands-on attention to detail, quality production and craftsmanship in addition to the personal care and concern for his clients and their vision.

From the moment initial contact is made, every effort is taken to access, determine and fulfill the clients particular needs. The Wayne Barnes Company is ready to offer assistance and expertise at any stage of your project; whether it’s land acquisition, financial advise, design-build, pre-construction estimates, budgeting or scheduling.

Your vision is a reflection of your individual spirit. Borne of your imagination, capturing your unique personal taste in everything from entering into your front door to the smallest detail in the cabinetry, your build out or renovation is something you’ll be proud to call your own for years to come. The Wayne Barnes Company takes pride in the fine craftsmanship and quality production the company delivers, and assuring the great pride of ownership of the final product to their clients.