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Composite Decking, Rails and Design Services from Henry Poor Lumber

Henry Poor Composite Deck VideoComposite Decks Give You Outdoor Living at its Best

Take a minute and view our video on the many advantages of building a deck using composite deck materials.  You’ll see just how beautiful and carefree outdoor living can be!

Options that let you build the deck of your dreams.
Henry Poor offers, and stocks, two brand name lines of decking …. Trex and Fiberon.  Both offer multiple choices in colors and styles so that your deck can be designed to meet your needs, while looking great.

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Transcend Series:  Stock colors:  Tree House, Vintage Lantern, Gravel Path, Rope Swing
Premium Tropicals: Spice Rum, Tiki Torch and Lava Rock
Complementary Deck Railings available in multiple styles.

fiberon logoFiberon Decks
ProTect Series:  Stock colors: Chestnut, Western Cedar, Gray Birch
Horizon Series:  Stock colors: Ipe, Rosewood
Complementary Deck Railings available in multiple styles

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To view a number of examples of deck designs, colors and options go to the Fiberon and Trex Galleries.

Need Help Getting Started … Free Deck Design Service
Create 3D CAD visual drawings that allow you to view your new deck as it will look upon completion. Pull together your design ideas, create realistic layouts, make design modifications, and obtain an accurate quote.

Eric Miller deck designContact Eric Miller at 765-474-1388 or [email protected].  He’ll be happy to get you started.

Visit Henry Poor Lumber and let us help you choose the right products and design features for your new deck.

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Milwaukee Tools and Rolair Compressors Now At Henry Poor Lumber

Milw Tool DisplayHenry Poor Lumber Adds Milwaukee Tool and Rolair Compressors

Need a rugged durable power tool for that tough job?  Or a reliable compressor to bring power to your work site?  Henry Poor now carries select Milwaukee power tools and accessories and Rolair compressors that will make getting your job done easier.

Milwaukee Power Tools and Accessories
Milwaukee Tool is an industry-leading manufacturer of heavy-duty power tools, accessories and hand tools for the professional trades.

Milwaukee Tool’s signature red power tools include a wide range of products including:2656-22CT_kit_final

  • Sawzall® Reciprocating Saws
  • Circular Saws
  • Driver Drills
  • Hammer Drills
  • Rotary Hammers
  • Band Saws
  • Grinders and Sanders
  • Blades, bits, drills

rolair 4090HK17Rolair Gas & Electric Compressors
Rolair has a reputation for providing professional contractors with compressors of the utmost quality and craftsmanship.

Rolair compressors offer rugged performance and a wide variety of options in horsepower, CFM and weight.

Wheeled Electric Portable Compressors

Wheeled Gas Portable Compressors

Designed to Meet the Needs and Demands of ContractorsContact Us at Henry Poor Lumber
The rugged construction and industry tested track record of Milwaukee Tools and Rolair Compressors make them the products of choice for those tough applications.

Stop By Henry Poor Lumber
For more information and product specs, Contact Us by email or give us a call at 765-474-1388.

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Henry Poor Lumber …. More Than A Lumber Company

Everything you need for your next building or remodeling project is available at Henry Poor Lumber.

We provide Exterior and Interior building materials for every commercial and residential project.


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Windows     Doors      Siding  Decks      Roofing   Lumber

Cabinets   Countertops     Fireplaces  Trim and Hardware

Fast, Affordable Area’s Largest Flooring Inventory

Flooring Express logoFLOORING EXPRESS can save you time and money on your next flooring project for your home or business.

Factory Direct Prices, Expert Advice and Professional Installation

As a full service retail floor covering store Flooring Express offers a wide selection of Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Institutional and Hospitality flooring products.


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Ceramic Tile

Natural Stone


Bamboo & Cork


Vinyl and Vinyl Tiles/Planks

Both Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express offer free design consultation with one of their in-house product specialists.

Henry Poor Lumber, 3315 Brady Lane, Lafayette, IN.  For contact information go to Henry Poor Lumber.

Flooring Express 2665 Maple Pointe Dr. , Lafayette, IN.  For more information go to Flooring Express.



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Happy Holidays from Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express

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A Christmas Wish from All of Us

All of us at Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express would like to say “Happy Holidays” to our many customers, vendors and friends in our community.

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Importance of Family and Friends

With the Holiday Season we’re reminded of the importance of family and friends. We value these relationships and look forward to what 2016 will bring to us all.

We hope you are able to share the holidays with those dearest to you. Our thoughts and prayers are with those far from home, especially those serving our country in distant lands.

Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas and many blessings in the New Year!

The families of Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express


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Flooring Express “Carpet For Christmas” Sale

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Brighten Your Home For the Holidays with New Carpeting from Flooring Express!

20 off SantaYour home will look spectacular for friends and family by updating the carpeting in one room or throughout your home.

Save Up To 20% On All In Stock Carpet Off Our Everyday Low Prices

Tremendous selection with over 200 rolls of carpet on hand at Flooring Express

Sale Runs Through December 31



Flooring Express Featured Carpet

rolls of carpetMohawk Smartstrand Carpet

  • Offers beauty, softness and worry-free durability
  • Rated #1 in customer satisfaction since 2011
  • Stain resistance is built in to each Smartstrand fiber
  • Resists up to 50% more regular household soil compared to leading nylon carpets
  • Available in multiple colors and styles
  • Lifetime stain and 25 year wear warranty

Mohawk Smartstrand carpet will brighten your home this holiday season and for years to come.

Stop By and See What We Have to Offer
Where to find us …..

Flooring Express MapFlooring Express
2665 Maple Point Drive
Lafayette, IN 47905
(Next to Kittles across from the Mall)
Hours:  M-F 8:30-6:30; Sat. 10-4

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Heat & Glo Fireplaces from Henry Poor Lumber

Add a fireplace to almost any room in your home

Turn an ordinary room into one that is extra special by adding a Heat & Glo direct vent gas fireplace.  These fireplaces add warmth, comfort and style to a room, even those without chimneys.

Heat & Glo Fireplaces

No more logs, clean up or heat flying up the chimney

Capable of fully heating a room or supplementing existing heat sources, Heat & Glo gas fireplaces and inserts provide more efficient heating of your home.

By offering the look of a wood fireplace, Heat & Glo gas fireplaces provide an easy to use, attractively designed alternative. With remote control options, gas fireplaces from Heat & Glo are convenient and easy to use.

Selecting the Right Fireplace for Your Home

  • ScreenHunter_11 Oct. 17 15.56Traditional, contemporary, and fusion designs with matching panels and fronts.
  • Available in single sided, multi-sided, and see through models and in sizes that fit small, medium or large rooms.
  • Choose the appearance of your fireplace flame as it encircles rustic logs, or reflects off brilliant glass and stone.

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  • Gas, electric or wood burning units serve as a heat source to warm any room.
  • Direct Vent Technology permits the installation of a fireplace in the middle of a room, along a wall, or wherever you want the focal point of your room to be.
  • For those with existing wood burning fireplaces, gas fireplace inserts increase their energy and heating efficiency.

To see the wide selection of gas fireplaces and inserts from Heat & Glo, visit their website at Fireplaces For Every Style and Room.

Give Us a Call to Get Started
Let a spectacular fireplace be part of your next home or remodeling project.

Talk to us at Henry Poor Lumber about the many options available by calling us at 765-474-1388 or by email at Contact Us.

Great Offer Runs Through 12/20/15.  Click on coupon for details.





Fireplace Maintenance Tips

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L.J. Smith Staircase Products From Henry Poor Lumber

JL Smith Staircase Products

We have styles to suit every home

Turn a nondescript staircase into a centerpiece in your home with L.J. Smith Staircase handrails, balusters and assembly hardware in many styles, colors and wood finishes.

Uniquely Different Just For You
L.J. Smith Staircase products are uniquely different from those made by other manufacturers. L.J. Smith Staircase Systems offer …

  • LJSmith rev logoAesthetically superior appearance
  • Substantial labor savings
  • Installation strength
  • Code compliance
  • Product Availability

Comprehensive Offering of Handrails and Balusters
Over 40 different wood baluster designs, over 60 newel styles, and 27 handrail profiles in 15 wood species are available.

staircaseMore than 70 styles of ornamental iron balusters and related accessories designed for use with wooden handrails and newel posts.

Powder-coated iron finishes come in six distinctive colors … Silver Vein, Antique Bronze, Satin Black, Matte Black, Oil Rubbed Bronze and Oil-Rubbed Copper.

Catalog – Design Ideas
To see the complete line up of L.J. Smith products visit their website at L.J. Smith Product Catalogs.

For design ideas take a minute and check out L.J. Smith’s Interactive Stair Designer.

Henry Poor Specialists Can Answer Your Questions
Contact one of Henry Poor Lumber’s specialists by sending us an EMAIL or giving us a call at 765-474-1388.  We’ll answer your questions and help you through the product selection process.

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Shaw Carpet with LifeGuard Protection

Shaw Carpet with LifeGuardFlooring Express now offers Shaw ANSO nylon carpets with their LifeGuard waterproof backing.

Designed to fit your lifestyle, carpets with this patented waterproof backing provide an unprecedented additional level of protection.

Waterproof Technology
This fully waterproof commercial grade carpet backing keeps spills from seeping through to your carpet padding and subfloor, so cleanup is easy and your floors stay beautiful.

Repells moisture and stains
Shaw’s LifeGuard carpets are the first residential carpet to offer this level of highly water resistant barrier that eliminates problems created by moisture in your flooring and extends the life of your carpet and pad.

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Shaw carpets are treated with R2X Stain & Soil Resistance that keeps spills from setting in allowing for easy clean up and keeping your carpet looking new.

Broad Selection
A wide selection of 14 styles and multiple color selections let you choose the carpet that fits your tastes and budget the best.

LifeGuard products are designed to be recyclable at the end of their lives. That means every part of this carpet is completely recyclable.

To learn more and view the many choices available go to LifeGuard products.

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Parade of Homes Showcases Local Builders

Parade headerHenry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express are excited to be part of the 2015 Parade of Homes.

Over the course of two weekends, (July 18 – 19 & 25 – 26) there will be 20 homes on display from 12 different builders that create homes for a wide range of lifestyles and budgets!  For a guide to all the homes go to Parade Map.

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Products from Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express can be found in many of the homes in this year’s Parade of Homes.

New Home Construction & Remodeling

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  • Siding, Trim and Cultured Stone
  • Shingles and Roofing Products
  • Windows and Doors
  • Interior Doors and Trim
  • Custom Woodwork

Kitchen and Bath Designs

  • Cabinets
  • Countertops
  • Tile Flooring / Back SplashesRX-TREX_outdoor-4-chairs_4x3_lg

Outdoor Living Spaces

  • Composite Decks and Rails
  • Patio, Driveway Pavers

Flooring for Every Room in your Home

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  • Carpet
  • Tile and Laminate

Thank You To Our Local Builders
We would like to thank all the builders listed below, who let us be part of the Parade of Homes through the many high quality products and services we supply.

Citation Homes • Crown Line Homes • Milakis Homes • Majestic Homes •  Komark LTD • Steve Connors Builder • Tempest Homes • Stoneridge Homes • JL Builders • Timberstone Homes

For More Parade of Homes Information
For more on the many product lines carried by Henry Poor Lumber and Flooring Express go to Building Materials, Interior Finishes, Exterior Finishes and Flooring Express.

For more details and location maps visit the 2015 Parade of Homes website at Builders Association of Greater Lafayette.parade map icon


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Henry Poor Lumber Deck Design Services

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Spending time with family and friends doing summer activities is something we all enjoy. Refurbishing your old deck, or building a new one with all the features you’ve dreamed of, can add to your outdoor living enjoyment.

Considerations When Designing Your Deck
deck draft planThinking through how you plan to use your deck will determine many of the design considerations and what components will be needed.

This includes the size of your space, sun and shade considerations, and the type of activities you plan to have such as entertaining, gatherings, dining and relaxing.

See Design Considerations.

fiberon logoWide Variety of Deck Plans Available
From standard to custom there are a wide variety of deck plans to choose from. To view examples of deck designs, colors and options go to the Fiberon and Trex Galleries.

Trex logoTrex’s Deck Visualizer is a great way to get an idea of the many options available.


Eric Miller deck designLocal Deck Design Services Build on Your Ideas

Create 3D CAD visual drawings that allow you to view your new deck as it will look upon completion.

Work with our Henry Poor designer to pull together your design ideas, create realistic layouts, make design modifications, and provide an accurate quote.

See our 3D Deck Design Video to see how this works.

Contact Us at Henry Poor LumberHow to Get Started
Talk to Henry Poor about a local contractor, or if you choose to “do it yourself” we can make the job easier.

Installation videos can help walk you through the steps at Installation Guides and Decks.com has a full Deck Construction Guide for your review.