iowa sawmill service

Monk Creek provides affordable sawmill services throughout the tristate area — southeast Iowa, west-central Illinois, and northeast Missouri.

We also can extend our service area for multi-day projects.

Sawmill services include:

  • Grade lumber
  • Rough lumber
  • Live-edge slabs
  • Cutting logs
  • Custom sawing

Sawing Services at Our Site

Drop off your logs and return at a later time to pick up your boards.

Service Fee (Our Site)

We charge a flat machine hour rate. This includes:

  • Running the sawmill
  • Using our tractor for moving logs and material

If you help remove boards from the sawmill and stack them, it will cost you less.

The service fee does not include spacer materials for wood or temporary storage inside our building after sawing. Please inquire if you think you need these additional services.

Sawing Services at Your Job Site

For your convenience, we offer on-site sawmill services within 50 miles of our business address.

Service Fee (Your Job Site)

We charge a flat machine hour rate. This includes:

  • Running the sawmill

We also charge the federal rate for mileage when transporting the sawmill to and from your job site.

Logs must be prepared before we arrive. Please place them in an accessible pile, or have equipment available for moving them to the sawmill.

50-Mile Service Area

Iowa Counties

  • Davis
  • Des Moines
  • Henry
  • Jefferson
  • Keokuk
  • Lee
  • Louisa
  • Van Buren
  • Wapello
  • Washington

Illinois Counties

  • Adams
  • Brown
  • Hancock
  • Henderson
  • McDonough
  • Schuyler
  • Warren

Missouri Counties

  • Clark
  • Knox
  • Lewis
  • Scotland

150-Mile Service Area

We are able to extend our service area up to 150 miles from our site for multi-day jobs. A lodging fee for overnight stay will be included as part of our fee. Please contact us for a service quote.