Author Archives: halrc

Revival of Marigny Home to Historic Beauty

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When a local Marigny business owner considered a historic renovation of her shotgun style home in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans, she knew that she would have to her work cut out. Decades of modifications that left it void of many of its historical elements would need to be peeled back. Since its construction […]

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The historic Saenger Theater preservation

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The Saenger Theater restoration was a project that we did with Broadmoor Construction Company in New Orleans. The job entailed the total renovation of the theater, badly damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Central City Millworks provided the millwork for the project that included virtually all of the visible woodwork in the theater. Initially, we were involved […]

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The San Francisco Plantation Historic Preservation Project

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SAVING HISTORY FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS THE SAN FRANCISCO PLANTATION 2646, Louisiana 44 Garyville, LA 70051 (985) 535-2341 Owner: Marathon Oil Company, Oil Refinery General Contractor: Collums Construction Project Manager: Hal Collums, Collums Construction  Construction: The original house was built in the late 1820’s according to historical records. Around 1850, the San Francisco Plantation came under […]

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Heart Pine Flooring

Central City Millwork’s reclaimed flooring department produces high quality heart pine flooring in grades varying from a premium grade quarter-sawn red, to a rustic antique yellow such as the images below. Classic Grade: A traditional Reclaimed Heart Pine flooring. This grade offers an outstanding combination of the elegant beauty of the pine grain, along with the […]

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CCM Railing Projects on St. Charles Ave

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4730 St. Charles Exterior Railing Project Our millwork company began the development of the 4730 St. Charles project to determine the appropriate process to fabricate an exterior railing that was double curved. CCM encountered uncertainties in regards to the most appropriate method of achieving the required radii and curvature. To achieve the curvature, CCM evaluated […]

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Millwork for a Metairie Louisiana Church

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A Metairie, Louisiana church contracted our mill work company to fabricate an intricate screen for their organ room

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Custom Hand Carved Stair Railing

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One of our mill shop craftsmen carved a stair railing to match historic mill work in an Uptown home

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Galatoires 33 Gets New Custom Millwork

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Our millwork company completed an extensive renovation of the historic French Quarter restaurant, Galatoire’s, on Bourbon Street.

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Custom Millwork for a Canal Street Dream Home

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Extensive custom millwork featuring classic details for this New Orleans renovation

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Mission-style millwork in bungalow-style home

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Extensive custom millwork throughout this renovated NOLA home.

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