The Cavetown Planing Mill Co.

Since 1881, the Cavetown Planing Mill has been manufacturing premium custom woodwork for discerning customers in Smithsburg, Hagerstown, and throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. The Mill’s woodwork appears in such locations as the Washington County Courthouse, Fountain Head Country Club, Shepherd University, George Washington University, Thurmont Regional Library, Lord of Life Church, Renaissance Hotel, the Dulles and Fairview Marriott Hotels, the Bergman Eye Center, and Francis Scott Key Middle School.

The Cavetown Planing Mill has a reputation for manufacturing fine residential millwork as well – kitchen cabinets, custom trim, interior and exterior doors, bookshelves, media centers, and windows of all shapes and sizes. The Planing Mill’s design team is able to draw and build exactly what the General Contractor, Architect, or Homeowner requires – whether it’s modern cabinets with clean sparse lines, elaborate trim, or cabinets and doors to match styles from the turn of the century.

Quality Certified by the Architectural Woodwork Institute, the Planing Mill continues to be recognized for its outstanding craftsmanship and high standards. If the natural beauty and distinction of wood is in your plans, the Cavetown Planing Mill is your choice.

  • Custom commercial and residential woodwork
  • Restoration and historic millwork
  • Wood and plastic laminate cabinets
  • Trim of any size, shape, and species
  • Bookshelves, gun cabinets, and media centers
  • Reception desks
  • Doors and Windows
  • Wainscoting



12032 Mapleville Road
Smithsburg, MD 21783
Phone: 301-733-7940, ext. 5
Fax: 301-824-3770

Hours of Operation:

Monday thru Thursday, 7 am – 4:30 pm
Friday, 7 am to noon