Tag Archives: Architectural Millwork

Central City Millworks Cuts Digital Fabrication for DesCours Installation

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The contemporary architecture and art festival, DesCours, uses cutting edge new media and interactive installations to lure culturally adventurous art aficionadas into new visual experiences. This year’s DesCours, presented by the New Orleans chapter of the American Institute of Architects, is the third annual week-long event. Twenty-six architects and artist teams have prepared 11 sites in […]

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New Orleans Shutters Stiff-Arm Storms

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Besides enhancing the architectural appeal of any home or business, interior and exterior shutters add privacy and protection. We make custom shutters to fit any door or window. Our mortise and tenon joints plus slats with round tenons that are cut from solid louver stock follow traditional New Orleans construction methods. No gluing of plastic […]

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St Ann Shotgun Aims for Second Century

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The house at 2404 St. Ann is a marvelous New Orleans “shotgun.” I am totally amazed at how well preserved it is and how it has dutifully carried the soul and story of the original builder into the 21st century. The magic is in how well defined the original details are and how these details […]

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Collums Construction Completes Millwork for The National WWII Museum

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Victory! Collums Construction Completes the WWII Museum Millwork Job Euphoria and celebratory high-fives erupted in the Collums Construction office upon learning we had been awarded the WWII Museum millwork contract. As the initial euphoria subsided, it was further tempered by the reality of our immense challenge. Collums Construction teamed up with Central City Millworks to […]

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