Kitchen Design Services

Whether you are building a new home or remodeling your current home, our design experts are here to guide you through this complicated process.


Creating Your Dream Home
The Henry Poor Lumber design team of Tony Vent and Pamela Wilkins has over 32 years of combined experience in the kitchen/bath design and remodeling industry. Whether it is a kitchen, bathroom, office, bedroom, or entertainment space, our team has the design and technical expertise to help you achieve that perfect balance of beauty and functionality within your target budget.

MA8A9839The Perfect Kitchen
Your kitchen is not only the “heart of your home”, but a major investment that can result in a 60%-70% return on your investment. Partnering with one of our professionals ensures a kitchen plan that maximizes both storage and efficiency while incorporating timeless design and cutting-edge features.

A Stylish Master Bath
The master bathroom is a personal sanctuary where you begin and end each day. As such, this space deserves just as much attention as other rooms in your home. We pride ourselves on tailoring this space to fit your specific needs and daily routine with beauty and elegance.

Taking You Through Each Step of the Process
Pamela and Tony walk you through each step of the design, procurement and installation process.  They assure you that everything will be O.K. as they take care of the small details throughout your remodeling or new construction project.

  • MA8A7423Determine what kind of space you are working with
  • Understand how the space is to function
  • Determine the kitchen appliances and bathroom components
  • Do field measurements
  • Design and layout the space
  • Provide samples and details on the advantages of different materials and price considerations
  • Help select cabinet door styles, wood type and finish; trim; counter top material and design
  • Order product and coordinate delivery schedules
  • Provide any assistance contractors need when installing products
  • Follow up once the job is completed to make sure everything is done correctly.

MA8A9844Check Out Our Work
Pam remarked, “Helping our customers find just what they want and need gives us a great deal of satisfaction.  We have products, like our Henry Poor custom cabinets that offer such a choice of colors, styles and sizes, that we can fit almost anyone’s needs, at very affordable prices.”

Check out some of our designs on Houzz.com (click on the icon below) to see a number of our latest projects.

 Henry Poor in Lafayette, IN on Houzz

Need More Details?
To contact our design specialists send them an email at Pamela Wilkins (pwilkins@henrypoor.com) or Tony Vent (tvent@henrypoor.com).

Design Team

Pamela Wilkins
Pamela Wilkins joined Henry Poor Lumber as a Kitchen and Bath Designer in 2014.  She has over 15 yrs. of experience in the interior design/home remodeling industry.

Along with Kitchen and Bath Design, Pamela’s expertise includes lighting design, interior and exterior color schemes/materials, space planning, and a myriad of other design areas.

Pamela received her M.S. in Biology from Purdue University in 1993.  She worked in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech Industry in San Diego, CA before changing careers and returning to design school to receive a degree in interior design.

Pamela enjoys reading, gardening and spending time with her family, including her husband, four children and granddaughter.

Tony Vent
Tony Vent joined Henry Poor in August 2016 as the Cabinet Department Manager. Tony has been in the kitchen and bath design and supply field for over 30 years.  For 11 years he owned a kitchen and bath business in Kokomo before moving to another Kokomo area building material supplier to start a kitchen and bath department for them.

At Henry Poor he oversees jobs that have been sold, makes customer service calls, and does kitchen and bath design work for current and new customers.

Tony resides in Kokomo with his wife, Becki.  They have a 13 year old daughter still at home, and three older children who are out on their own.  Always ready to take on a DIY project, Tony enjoys doing home improvement projects and some woodworking in his spare time.