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Central City Millworks is a custom millwork shop in the heart of Central City in New Orleans, Louisiana. CCM was founded on one simple principle: to build the best possible products. From architectural millwork and casework to custom doors and furniture, we combine the quality of traditional craftsmanship with the speed and accuracy of state-of-the-art technology. We aim to deliver what you expect.

Owner Hal Collums always had a love for construction and in 1975 opened the doors of Hal Collums Construction (HCC) to specialize in historic restoration, up-scale remodeling, and commercial renovation. For 30 years his quality craftsmanship, attention to detail and competitive prices built his solid reputation for historical renovation across the Gulf South.

In 2006, an opportunity opened to move the company into a 15,000 square foot workshop and office in the heart of Central City. This was all Hal needed to expand his business to do what he truly loved, creating and recreating beautiful things out of wood. After purchasing specialized machinery, he expanded his company to include a fully operational mill shop and Central City Millworks opened its doors.

No longer needing to go to find outside less qualified millwork for the historical elements that needed to be crafted on many of his jobs, he began reproducing these historical elements himself and has built a solid reputation for his consistent delivery of top quality authentic New Orleans craftsmanship.

Hal has built a team of qualified team of project managers, millwrights and estimators with a proven record for their attention to detail and ability to meet customers’ needs for quality craftsmanship at competitive prices. HCC and CCM are ready to go to work for you. Call us for a free estimate.

We are located in the Central City neighborhood in the heart of New Orleans. To see a map, go to our “Contact” page.

Then come on by and visit us between 7AM to 5PM, Monday through Friday.