About Merrill Development
Owned and operated by the family of Richard and Shirley Merrill. Merrill Development has been serving clients in Arizona since 2002. Merrill Development is based in Yuma, AZ and provides Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings, Commercial Construction, Residential Construction and Design Build Construction services in the city of Yuma and across Arizona.
We have the skills, experience and capabilities to provide construction services for any type of project our clients desire. We offer turnkey services for any industry. We have worked with a variety of clients from industries such as Agriculture, Industrial, Medical, Education, Retail, Restaurants, Government and More.
From the beginning, our company has been providing clients with the right building solutions for whatever their building needs may be. It is our goal to provide you with complete flexibility throughout the building process, by meeting your demands and working with you to ensure every step of the process is completed to your satisfaction.
Building Relationships is the Foundation for Our Success
At Merrill Development our priority is building relationships. We go to great lengths to ensure every customers’ requests are met. In fact, the majority of our business comes from repeat customers and word-of-mouth referrals. As we continue to grow, we are thankful to our loyal clients and their faith in our experience and quality of work.
Providing Cost-Effective, Professional Services
We truly make every customer a part of the design/build process. This allows you to customize your building and maximize your usable space. We have the capability and experience to perform many tasks that are normally subcontracted out- demolition, concrete, framing, saw cutting, core drilling, drywall, painting, steel building construction, shade structures and more. By providing these services in house we can reduce the cost of construction and pass the savings on to you.
As part of our dedication to our community and area of businesses, we are proud members of the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce, Yuma Southwest Contractors Association, and Better Business Bureau. We are dedicated to using local resources and working with local subcontractors whenever possible. It is our intent to remain faithful to our local subcontractors and suppliers, which ensures you receive the best return on your investment and the high-quality materials and results.
About Our Founders
Richard and Shirley Merrill are the owners of Merrill Development. Richard has been in the construction business since high school and has been part of the Yuma community since 1988. He returned to his passion of construction as a union carpenter after his two-year stint in the US Army.
Richard moved up to Project Manager/Estimator in 1990, in which he worked for five different companies in this position, until developing Merrill Development — formerly known as Merrill Walker Builders, Inc. Merrill Development is a family and veteran owned business. The Merrill family consists of husband and wife, Richard and Shirley alongside their two sons Michael and Clint.