CARIBOU — Lisa Plourde, designer at S.W. Collins Co., has earned the Accredited Kitchen area & Bathroom Designer (CKBD) credential with the National Kitchen & Bath Affiliation (NKBA), the major trade association for the kitchen & tub industry. She joins an elite group of specialists that focus in the style, scheduling and execution of household kitchens and bathrooms.
“Lisa has the desire to be the finest designer she can and is frequently striving to better herself and the whole crew. In working with Lisa, I have been amazed by her notice to element, potential to handle numerous careers at the very same time, realize customer wants and do whatsoever she can to make customer’s desires grow to be a truth,” remarked Clara Collins, supervisor at S. W. Collins Co. “We are fortunate to have Lisa as a portion of the S. W. Collins Co. relatives and glance forward to her continued accomplishment for lots of years to arrive!”
To earn the CKBD certification, designers have to undergo a incredibly arduous course of action. To qualify for this approach, they should have a bare minimum of 7 decades of working experience in the market, validate that they have earned expected instruction credits/school coursework and will have to post client references and specialist affidavits. To verify their competency and ability, they will have to move an intensive, detailed, two-part examination consisting of eight layout drawings and a 100-concern various alternative test. To preserve the certification, they need to generate Continuing Schooling Models (CEUs) and continue to be registered with the NKBA per year after effectively passing the exam.
“Lisa’s creativeness and demonstrated skills make her a pretty precious member of the kitchen area and tub team. Her commitment to excellence and hard do the job enabled her to turn into one of few designers with the CKBD certification north of Bangor. We are very pleased of all her achievements!,” proclaimed Sam Collins, president of the S.W. Collins Co.
Plourde acquired her drafting diploma from Northern Maine Local community School and her Associate Kitchen area & Bath Designer certification from the NKBA in 2011. Her experience in products assortment, room scheduling, components and finishing make her an excellent designer. Plourde offers her consumers a principle-to-completion experience with the technological techniques, structure execution and project management essential for profitable renovations and new builds. This certification is just a single extra example of how Plourde persistently demonstrates her dedication to the highest benchmarks in the sector.
S.W. Collins is a sixth-technology Northern Maine lumber and creating provide seller with places in Lincoln, Houlton, Presque Isle, Caribou and Fort Kent. Their determination to giving excellent products and legendary assistance has been the main of the enterprise because 1844.