Palmetto State Exteriors names operations manager

April 26, 2021

Kevin Kirkland has been named operations manager of Palmetto State Exteriors, LLC, which provides a variety of specialty coatings, waterproofing, exterior cleaning and roof refurbishment for commercial and residential projects in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Kirkland studied biology at Coastal Carolina University. A resident of Columbia, Kirkland worked in the real estate industry before joining Palmetto State Exteriors.

“Kevin was a two-time World Series baseball champion, and understands how to build, nurture and lead teams,” said Hugh McLaurin, Managing Partner of Palmetto State Exteriors. “From the baseball diamond to Palmetto State Exteriors jobsite, Kevin is the brains behind our operation’s success.”

Palmetto State Exteriors has four specialty divisions:

  • Specialty Coatings specializes in durable stains and masonry paints for commercial and residential exteriors.
  • The Waterproofing Division sells and installs moisture protection solutions for commercial and residential applications.
  • The Exterior Soft-wash and Roof Refurbishment Divisions offer eco-friendly exterior cleaning solutions without damaging “power-washing” techniques.

Palmetto State can help restore, renew or completely change the exterior of any home or office.

Partners John Curnias and Hugh McLaurin have a combined 50 years of experience in the masonry and concrete industries. In an industry where experience, professionalism and quality service will make the difference, Palmetto State Exteriors is the right choice.

For more information on Palmetto State Exteriors Services, visit or contact Hugh McLaurin at (803) 840-6119.