Planing and Squaring Services

At Tall Tree Customs, we specialize in providing high-quality planing and squaring services for lumber. We can transform your rough lumber into perfectly squared and smooth boards. Whether you're a professional woodworker or a DIY enthusiast, our planing and squaring services will help you achieve the precise dimensions and smooth surfaces you need for your projects.

Precision and Accuracy

We use advanced techniques to ensure precise and accurate results. We take great care in measuring and squaring each piece of lumber to meet your exact specifications.

Quality Control 

We have strict quality control measures in place to ensure that every piece of lumber that goes through our planing and squaring process meets our high standards. We inspect each board for any defects or imperfections and make necessary adjustments to ensure a flawless end product.

Time and Cost Efficiency

By outsourcing your planing and squaring needs to us, you can save valuable time and resources. Our efficient processes and experienced team allow us to deliver your dimensional lumber quickly and at a competitive price.

An estimate of time will be provided at the time of quote.


We understand that every project is unique, and we are committed to providing personalized solutions. If you have specific requests or preferences, our team will work closely with you to ensure that your dimensional lumber meets your exact needs.


Please note that we cannot currently plane anything greater than 12 inches in width or anything greater than 6 inches in height. If permitted to by the customer, we will cut the piece into a size that is able to fit into our planar and jointer. We are actively working to increase the allowances past these limitations.


We currently charge by board foot. Please see the table below for pricing, including bulk pricing. When estimating, please use the ROUGH lumber quantity, not the finished lumber quanitity. There is a minimum charge of $20.00.

Board feet Price per board foot
1-100 MINIMUM CHARGE or $0.45, whichever is greater.
101-200 $0.425
201-500 $0.40
501-1000 $0.35
1001+ $0.30



Contact us at or call us at 5714283545 to discuss your project requirements. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will guide you through the process and provide you with all the information you need.

Once we have a clear understanding of your needs, we will provide you with a quote and timeline for the completion of your project. Upon delivery of your lumber, we will begin the planing and squaring process, ensuring that your lumber is transformed into dimensional boards of the highest quality.

Terms of Our Milling Service

Our planing and squaring services are available to local customers only and we do not accept any shipments of lumber at this time. Planing and Straightening requires that the lumber be at a moisture content not to exceed ~16.00%. Customer is responsible for replacement blades if any metal or objects are embedded in the wood and damage the planar or jointer knives/saw blades, the cost to replace is currently a flat rate of $75.00 per incident. Each incident will be logged, and evidence will be provided to you via email or in-person at time of pickup. If Customer refuses to replace knives/blades, customer will forfeit all lumber to Tall Tree Customs, LLC. If Customer does not pick up lumber within 14 days of order completion, Customer will forfeit all lumber to Tall Tree Customs, LLC.