Retail Store Tenant Improvement Experts

When it comes to retail tenant improvements and build-outs, they can be complex and expensive.  However, CREW Builders has the designers and experts in place to simplify the process to save time and money.  As with any project, our goal is to complete your retail build-out within your allotted budget and on your time-schedule.  No matter if your retail business is growing, or just starting out, our team provides a full suite of services from conceptual design, obtaining permits, project management from start to finish, and full construction build-out.  We've helped a wide variety of industries with tenant improvement services and always look forward to helping out a new retail company with their goals!

To request a bid or for more information, please fill out our Request Information form or give us a call!


In the retail industry, a company's success can depend on the look and feel of the building and interior setting.  A retail atmosphere can often be the difference between maintaining loyal customers and unfortunately, going out of business.  CREW Builders understands the design and construction of your retail space can echo throughout the life of the company (or brand).

Complete Retail Design & Build Service

Retail construction projects usually have an advertised "opening date" that the contractor needs to understand.  The team at CREW Builders will maintain a precise project schedule including design and full-build out to meet your anticipated opening date goal.  Using our trusted design build approach, the entire project will be managed with 1 company, our team of project managers will handle all aspects of the build-out from start to finish, providing you continuous updates so you don't have to stress and can plan other aspects of your retail or boutique renovation space accordingly.  

retail build out retail tenant improvement contractor

Common Retail Tenant Improvement Projects

CREW Builders has experience with both large and small retail projects, here are some of the common retail project types we specialize in:


Build-outs involve demolishing the property in order to re-build one that fit's the exact needs of the space's new tenants.


A storefront project is the need to remodel the front of a store with the goal to attract more foot traffic and branding.

Retail Remodel

This includes a full renovation  and upgrade to the existing space.


LIke a remodel, but this project focused on revamping the existing property but is less involved than remodeling with the focus on changing or upgrading the client's space.


A sustainability project is where the team at CREW helps a company "Go Green" and modernize the existing space.


Involves a client hiring CREW Builders to build or remodel a company for the goal to eventually sell

Retail Remodel Education


In a competitive retail world, creating an engaging shopping experiece is vital for attracting customres and driving sales. One of the most effective ways to achieve this is through visual merchandising, which involves using design & layout techniques to maximize the appeal of your retail boutique. There are tenant improvement techniques that can elevate the visual merchandising of your boutique to help you create a memorable environment for your customers.


When it comes to running a successful retail boutique, creating an exciting visually vibrant and customer-friendly space is vital. Tenant improvement play an important role in transforming a retailr store into an inviting and unique shopping destination. No matter if you're starting a new boutique or planning a renovation to an existing one, by incorporating innovate ideas can help you stand out from the competition and attract customers. Let's explore some inspiring ideas that can elevate your boutique.


In today's evolving work landscape, office spaces are more than just physical environments where work gets done. They've become hubs for collaboration, creativity, and productivity. As businesses adapt to new trends and employee needs, office design has emerged as an important factor in shaping a company's culture and success. Remodeling an office presents a unique opportunity to change a workspace into an inspiring environment that promotes innovation and increases employee well-being. From open layouts to creative use of technology, here are some innovative office design ideas to maximize the potential of your remodel,


Specializing as a commercial tenant improvement general contractor, CREW Builders has extensive experience in commercial renovations and tenant improvements. With over 40 years of experience in the commercial construction industry, our refined relationships and sophisticated designs provide high-profile renovations within budget and on schedule.  We work with commercial clients of all industries including office remodels, industrial facilitiesmedical officesretail boutiquesfitness centershospitality, and even churches!  As a design-build contractor, our team will handle all aspects of the project from design and architecture, project planning, budgeting, obtaining permits, managing sub-contractors, project management, and full build-out!  

To request a bid or for more information, please fill out our Request Information form or give us a call!


We serve all of San Diego retail remodel contractor services.

Our Reviews

  • ”With the help of Crew Builders the dream for JDM Salon has become a reality. We brought our concepts and vision and with the expertise and creative leadership Crew Builders has to offer, turned our dream into a successful high-end salon. Throughout the entire process we experienced professional, highly skilled workmanship extending all the way from leadership to each subcontractor. With the help of Crew Builders, we are living our dream.”

    - Wendy McGill,
    JDM Salon

  • ”My experiences with Crew Builders have been nothing but positive. I have found them to have a “can do” attitude with every project we’ve worked on together, thorough on their completion of projects, and to always be willing to help in any way possible, even if it’s not relative to a project we may be working on together at the time. They are a great group of people to work with and I look forward to many more projects with them in the future.”

    - John Marzich,
    Fraser McClellan & Associates

  • ”Crew Builders professional yet personable approach to their business sets a new standard of performance in the industry. Their work with our client accelerated the deal and exceeded expectations in cost and time. This is a company you can count on.”

    - Marc Frederick,
    CCIM Associates

  • ”The work was completed ahead of schedule with only one pricing change, due to a change that was not included in the original scope of work. Everyone that we dealt with at Crew Builders including the owner, staff and subcontractors was extremely capable and responsive to our needs. The Crew Builder team made us feel as if we were their only client, even though I know they had running several other jobs at the same time.”

    - Kent McIntosh,