Custom Mill Shop
Serving Charlottesville Since 1893

Our modern day Millshop with Old World service has crafted some of the finest millwork in Virginia. Highly regarded for authentic period restoration, Better Living is proud to have shared in the renovations of many historic sites and plantation homes throughout Central Virginia.

Today, our millshop combines the quality of yesteryear with the efficiency of state-of-the-art equipment for guaranteed accuracy and uncompromising quality. Custom production includes windows, doors, stair systems, moulding, trim, and millwork for specialty applications.

Need more info? Visit us at 371 Better Living Drive in Troy, Va or give us a call at 434-591-2202 or email your questions.

Custom Stairs

For over a century, Better Living Millshop has been Central Virginia’s leading supplier of fine quality stair systems. Using premium woods for long-lasting beauty and durability, we will custom build to your specifications or design a stairway to suit your style and budget.

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Custom Windows & Doors

Our interior and exterior window/door products are crafted with solid woods including oak, pine, mahogany, and other designated wood species. Production for most configurations is completed two to three weeks after final specifications have been approved.

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Custom Millwork Products

Our Mill Shop is committed to finding solutions that meet the needs and the budget of each customer.
We go the extra mile to make sure that YOUR materials and products meet approved specifications and are delivered on time. We make site visits, take measurements for stair systems and guarantee accuracy. We are proud to be referred to as the “Go to guys.” Each project is approached with experience and the enthusiasm to research and develop applications to resolve construction challenges.

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What Our Customers Say
Better Living is our primary building supplier and has been for the past 35 years... The progressive nature of the Nunley family (company owners) toward the building community has helped us introduce new products. In the last 35 years, they have done lots of little things and big things that continue to earn my respect and loyalty. They truly do look after the customers.
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Custom Millshop at Zion Crossroads