Tag Archives: Millwork

A Look at Custom Kitchen Cabinets

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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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CC Wins Best Place to Work 2009! New Orleans CityBusiness

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Back in July of 2009, our own Bryon Cornelison (CC Project Manager) forwarded an email nominating Collums Construction for CityBusiness Best Place to Work in New Orleans. “To be acknowledged by CityBusiness, and be able to show the City of New Orleans what we are made of, is a proud moment for me.” Due to […]

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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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New Heart Pine Shipment Arrives

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A new heart pine shipment came in last week from Maryland.  This beautiful reclaimed heart pine was originally cut from old growth pine forest in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama back in the early 1900′s.  It was then shipped upriver to build manufacturing plants in the New England area. Today, many of these old manufacturing plants have been disassembled and the old […]

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Acquisition of 2611 3rd Street Warehouse

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Collums Construction, LLC and Central City Millworks, LLC are pleased to announce the acquisition of the property located at 2611 Third Street.  This warehouse is adjacent to our home 2610 Second Street. This extra space is crucial to our growth and will help us add an entirely new finishing facility.  Outside consultants from Sherwin Williams and others have come to help on […]

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Cedric’s Introduction

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My name is Cedric, Hal’s dog, and I go to work with Hal everyday. Even with my demanding schedule of seven days a week, 12 hours a day, I find a few minutes to enjoy a little rest and relaxation. My day is mostly filled traveling to job sites, going to office meetings, and greeting […]

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