About Us

A Reputable Contracting Company You Can Count On

We are a local contracting company specializing in all aspects of interior finish carpentry. As a licensed contractor, Zachary Knox brings all of the expertise of a large construction firm to a personal level. When you call us, you will talk to Zachary, and when the work is done, it is done by Zachary or a trusted colleague.

A bit about the owner

Zachary Knox was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. Zachary was hired part-time in his first construction job at the age of 16 as an apprentice on a small crew. That was the beginning of his journey

In 1997, Zachary joined the U.S. Navy and ended up stationed in San Diego on the U.S.S. Harpers Ferry, LSD 49. Zachary served in the Gulf War in “Operation Desert Fox” as an electronics warfare technician.

After life in the military, he returned to working in the trades. Zachary got his contractor’s license and started Z.A. Knox Construction in 2005. In 2014, Z.A. Knox Construction became San Diego Custom Carpentry. Now with over 20 years of hands-on experience Zachary truly puts his expertise, love and attention to detail into every project.