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Nelson Clayton has been in Industrial building and Residential Industry for over 17 years, has made a formidable presence in the residential market in the New Orleans area.  His team cohesiveness both in the field and in the office, together with critical attention to details, problem solving skills, budgets and project schedules ensures client satisfaction throughout the entire building process.  Nelson builds homes as if they were his own; from pilings and foundation to the interior and exterior, your home will be built by a team of professionals whose business ethics are rock solid.

He has made building homes for their clients a top priority, ensuring s satisfied client and homeowner. He strives to give clients a personal hands on experience that is enjoyable throughout the entire building process. Nelson understands the importance of making a house into a home, which comes with welcoming client input and communication through all stages of the process.  He has four children, two daughters and two sons who are involved in their schools, sports, college endeavors. 

when opportunities presented themselves  to sponsor sports tournaments throughout the years he has always been committed to contributing. Nelson avidly seeks out community efforts to get involved with both for himself as well as his children. Thus, understanding that giving back to the community goes hand in hand with building the community that he has grown up in.

Our pride in the firm, comes from our repeat clients and referrals that know our quality, professionalism, integrity and cutting-edge techniques that keep us at the forefront of the industry.   Our Office Manager and Accountant, Alison Clayton Carter, she handles all aspects of the day to day operations of the office, the accounting for the business and clients, handles all permitting, and deals directly with the financial firms (banks) to help make the process of building your home a smooth task. His oldest son Christian, received his
Bachelor Degree in Business from the University of New Orleans. He is currently in the graduate program at Texas A&M University Galveston pursuing a career in the Maritime Industry, but he is actively involved in the family business and plans on playing a bigger part once completed school.

Nelson Clayton Homes is more than a business, it is family owned and operated. We strive to give clients a personal hands-on experience that is enjoyable through the entire building process. When you choose Nelson Clayton Homes, you deal directly with Nelson Clayton, Owner and President of the company. Nelson stands by his workmanship with pride, and his team of reliable professionals provides the backbone of his family business. When you choose Nelson Clayton Homes, you're more than just a client, you become part of an extended family. Beginning with the preliminary drawing stage and designer stages, and throughout the entire process, you deserve the best. Known as a premier builder in the industry, Nelson Clayton Homes is building dreams.

He has managed over 200 trades on a 100 million dollar industrial projects to name but one, along with many other industrial projects.  He has been building homes for over 17 years.  Proficiency in reading plans, understanding client needs, attention to details, project management skills, budget control, field coordination of subs and suppliers, and commitment to the use of top quality products has afforded him a reputation of superior craftsmanship and has made his company the “go-to” firm for Residential Building in the Greater New Orleans area.  His impeccable reputation has place him at the upper echelon of Residential Building Market in the Greater New Orleans Metro area.

Alison has been working in the real-estate industry for over 20 years. She handles all aspects of day to day operations in the office. Alison deals directly with financial firms and permit offices to help ensure the process of building a client’s home runs smoothly.

General Contractor

commercial real estate 

​Nelson Clayton Homes


Alison Carter

Office Manager
Bidding Department

E. Nelson Clayton II

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