Located east of Phoenix, Mesa is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers because of its numerous hiking trails. The city offers reasonably priced homes, making it a great place to invest in all types of properties. With a thriving economy, the city also provides plenty of opportunities for companies to set up shop.

One of the challenges for companies is finding the right contractor to help set up their business. When choosing the best tenant improvement contractors in Mesa, we recommend you pick a contractor with an established track record, comprehensive building experience, and competitive pricing. Our team gathered five of the top contractors in the area to help you select the best company for you. Each firm on this list was carefully selected based on its years of service, reputation, and specialization in tenant improvement. These firms are located across Mesa, Scottsdale, Phoenix, and Tucson. 

DPR Construction

3100 N. Campbell Ave. Suite #102, Tucson, AZ 85719

DPR Construction is a world-renowned construction firm with projects located across the U.S. and abroad, particularly in the Netherlands, South Korea, and Singapore. Since 1990, the company has expanded its services to include construction, design-build, prefabrication, virtual design, construction management, and sustainable solutions. Focusing on commercial construction, the well-respected firm is recognized for producing exceptional quality builds in the health care, education, hospitality, manufacturing, and office sectors.  

Based in Tucson, DPR Construction was founded by Doug Woods, Peter Nosler, and Ron Davidowski. Their creative approach has set high standards for delivering creative and high-quality building solutions for a variety of projects. Since 1997, DPR has consistently ranked in the top 50 general contractors in the U.S. 

The Meta Data Center in Mesa serves as one of the firm’s most prominent projects. For this facility, the company is currently developing a five-building campus supported by 100% renewable energy. Prior to this project, the firm completed several greenfield developments for Meta, including the Prineville Data Center, the Forest City Data Center, and the Lulea Data Center. At present, DPR is also constructing other buildings, including the Fort Worth Data Center, Gallatin Data Center, and Henrico Data Center.

Layton Construction

2355 E. Camelback Rd. Suite #800, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Layton Construction is a top-ranked construction firm based in Phoenix, offering a broad range of building services across a variety of industries and structures, from general construction and interior construction to remodeling and tenant improvement. Its projects vary from commercial and retail to hospitality and office spaces. Established in 1953, the general contractor is recognized as one of the biggest construction firms in the U.S. For nearly 70 years, the company has honed its expertise in producing high-quality renovations and build-outs throughout the country and abroad, particularly in Canada and Europe.

Since its inception, Layton Construction has forged strong relationships with its clients, architects, engineers, and suppliers. The company grew its operations with offices located in Irvine, Boise, San Jose, Nashville, Orlando, Honolulu, and Kauai. The renowned and award-winning firm has received several recognitions, including the 2020 Southwest “Best Of” Awards and the 2019 ENR Mountain States Best Project Awards. The Choice Hotels at Cavasson East serve as one of its most notable projects. For this establishment, Layton built a world-class, class-A office building in Scottsdale.

A.R. Mays Construction

6900 E. Indian School Rd. Suite #200, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

A.R. Mays Construction is a leading commercial contractor in Scottsdale with offices located in Arizona and California. The firm specializes in building exceptional quality commercial projects throughout the Southwest. Founded in 1986, the firm has completed different types of projects in various industries, such as tenant improvements, automotive, entertainment, office, hospitality, restaurant, retail, and multifamily units. From preconstruction to postconstruction, the general contractor provides a convenient and streamlined process, ensuring client satisfaction throughout the entire process.

A.R. Mays Construction is operated by President Adam Mays, who integrated the values of trust and integrity. Over the years, the company has received media attention and has been featured in several publications, such as Golf Inc. Magazine and the Phoenix Business Journal. One of the firm’s noteworthy projects is the Park West Exterior Improvements in Peoria. For this project, the company was hired to do an exterior renovation of the retail store, including building improvements, painting, and installation.

Fleming Complete

1736 S. Nevada Way, Mesa, AZ 85204

Mesa-based Fleming Complete provides comprehensive building services for commercial clients throughout Arizona. The general contractor specializes in tenant improvements, and offers repair services to established clients, and has the know how and experience to also offer ground up construction services. As a one-stop shop for all commercial construction needs, the company provides a straightforward process, eliminating the need to hire additional subcontractors. The reliable firm developed its own “One-Company, One-Call” system, providing clients with a stress-free process. With a team of dedicated and passionate professional crews of builders, the company guarantees customer satisfaction regardless of the size and scale of the project. Many of its customers are referrals and repeat customers.

Since its inception, Fleming Complete has built some of the finest establishments and has worked with prominent clients, including the Bank of the West, Peter Piper Pizza, Gentle Dental, and Landmark Aviation. The company is also recognized as an industry leader in workplace safety, guaranteeing clients quality and safety procedures from start to finish. The Hajoca Plumbing in Mesa is a notable project of the firm. For this project, Fleming Complete built an office and showroom area, which involved coordinating with various subcontractors.

Builders Guild, Inc.

4950 E. Ingram St. Mesa, AZ 85205

Builders Guild, founded in 1980, provides complete general contracting services to clients throughout Mesa. The trusted firm is recognized for delivering superior-quality projects throughout Mesa and surrounding areas. For four decades, the firm has developed its skills and expertise in renovating, remodeling, and building residential and commercial projects. Since the firm was established, it has completed a variety of projects from different industries, including the office, manufacturing, civic, and health care industries.

Builders Guild consistently provides high-quality workmanship and service. The firm specializes in general construction, construction management, and design-build services. Over the years, the company has worked on various projects, from simple repairs to complex renovations. With a team of highly skilled and talented building specialists, the firm has developed a reputation as a dependable builder, completing projects valued at over $250,000,000. One of the contractor’s most prominent projects is in the City of Tempe, where the firm built a new yoga studio located in Tempe City Hall’s parking garage storefront.


  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at General Contractors and brings a wealth of experience rooted in his passion for building. Holding a degree in Construction Engineering Management from Oregon State University, he actively engaged in industry-related activities, including membership in the Associated General Contractors of America student chapter and participation in the Associated Schools in Construction student competition. Previously, Jake served as a project engineer for a prominent general contractor in Portland, where he played a pivotal role in various aspects of construction projects, from pre-construction to subcontractor management. His expertise extends to working on innovative projects, such as North America's largest CLT commercial building. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Editor at General Contractors, Project Engineer for Portland-based general contractor, Field Engineer for the largest CLT commercial building in North America Education: Oregon State University, Degree in Construction Engineering Management