Category Archives: Completed

Commercial New Orleans renovation and remodeling projects completed by Hal Collums Constrution.

Sagging Bedroom Floor Required Replacing an Inadequate Beam

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Our client had purchased a home that belonged to the family of her best friend when she was growing up. She remembered as a child that the house had been renovated to make the family room larger by removing a center dividing wall. Over the years the flooring above the removed wall had started to […]

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Collums Construction Crafts Nike “Pop-Up Store” for NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans

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In mid-January 2014, Collums Construction LLC was contacted by New York designers Tangram Exhibitors International, representing Nike and Air Jordan, to build a “pop-up store” for the NBA All-Star Game scheduled for February 16 in New Orleans Louisiana. During All-Star Week New Orleans will be the center of the basketball world. The heart of the New Orleans entertainment world […]

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CC Installs Heart Pine and Casework at Merchant

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Collums Construction performed the installation of custom casework at a new cafe called Merchant located in The Maritime building in the Central Business District of New Orleans. The custom millwork and casework was fabricated by Central City Millworks. All work has been completed, and Merchant is now open for business as a cafe, coffee shop, […]

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Uptown New Orleans Cottage Renovation

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In 2008, Collums Construction completed a full renovation of a beautiful uptown cottage. The house, which was originally built in 1887, had been remodeled previously and had lost some of its original character. But thanks to a beautiful design, developed by Daniel Zangara at Peter Trapolin Architects, and innovative decoration by the owners, it turned […]

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Greek Revival Renovation

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Collums Construction has recently completed a restoration of a beautiful historic home on St Charles Avenue. The house, built in 1861, is a great example of the Greek Revival style. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and even has a name – The Walker House. Working on a property of historic […]

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New Orleans Renovation – Art Gallery Expansion

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In 2008, Collums Construction began a project to expand an existing Julia Street gallery. The gallery project had an accelerated construction schedule due to its grand opening coordinating with the Prospect 1 city wide art exhibit in 2008. So from the start, there was no room in the schedule for any kind of delays. The […]

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Collums Construction Team gets St. Anna’s on the Straight and Level!

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When Father Terry and the Sister’s of St. Anna’s asked Collums Construction to help them restore their 1840’s house attached to the church, the request excited and challenged us. Initially, they wanted us to re-shore the large two story house which was noticeably out of level in every room on both floors. One staff member […]

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Port Sulphur Pass-through Window

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Collums Construction and Central City Millworks worked hand in hand on the Port Sulphur project. Central City Millworks fabricated cabinets and countertops for two separate break rooms, a pass through window, and a service counter. They were all designed on the computer, and then sent to our CNC router to be cut. After cutting the […]

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National WW II Museum Hostess Stand

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As part of Collums Construction’s job at the National WWII Museum, we partnered up with Central City Millworks for a number of jobs. A great example are the hostess stands for John Besh’s restaurant, The American Sector. The hostess stands are free standing cabinets that have been placed at the entrances of the restaurant for […]

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French Quarter Condo doubles as Luxury Hotel Suite

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This French Quarter apartment is one of the best condo deals ever! When the owners approached us to update their condo it was clear that this was a very unique property. It was part of a seventies expansion of a Luxury Old World French Quarter Hotel featuring over 100 rooms and suites, all decorated with […]

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