The Caribou Design Center is located adjacent to the hardware store and lumberyard on Hatch Drive in Caribou. The showroom features several kitchen and bath displays to view the many available options.


Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Please call to schedule an appointment.

41 Hatch Drive
Caribou, ME  04736

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Certified Kitchen Designer
Design Center Manager 

Cindy has been a National Kitchen & Bath Association Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) since 1991.  She owned her own kitchen business for 16 years before coming to work at S.W. Collins Co. to manage the 4,000 square foot new Home Design Center located in Caribou.

Cindy, CKD, CAPS, has achieved designation as a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) through the National Association of Home Builders. She is also the only Certified Kitchen Designer north of Bangor.

Cindy has designed over 700 kitchens, baths, offices, and other room projects such as entertainment centers, etc. throughout the state of Maine, New Brunswick and New England.

In February of 2004, she won 1st place National Winner and 1st place Northeast Winner of the Decora Cabinetry Design Contest in the “Other Room” category and her design was featured in Decora literature.

Personal Notes: I worked as an RN for 20 years before switching to a career that I had been thinking about since I was in high school.   In my free time I enjoy gardening, going to our lake cottage and being with my family and grandchildren.


Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer


Kitchen & Bath Designer


Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer

S.W. Collins is pleased to announce that Lisa Plourde, AKBD has rejoined our team of designers at the Kitchen & Bath Design Center in Caribou.  Lisa’s 20 years of experience includes working as a drafter for a civil engineering firm and log home company prior to coming to work at S.W. Collins in 2004.  After five years with SWC, she pursued an opportunity to manage a design center where she worked for ten years before bringing her skills and experience back to S.W. Collins in late 2019.

Lisa earned her drafting degree from Northern Maine Community College and her Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer certification from the National Kitchen and Bath Association.  She has expertise in product selection, space planning, materials and finishing.

Outside of work, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family at camp and raising her two beautiful children.


Design Assistant

Amy has held many roles throughout her life, including business owner, event planner and mother of three. She’s had an interest in fashion, design and decorating from an early age. After graduating from the University of Maine at Presque Isle in 1992 with a communication degree and a minor in business, she was an assistant manager at the retail clothing store Fashion Bug, where she strengthened her customer service skills. Within a few years, Amy and her husband, Michael, opened All Dec’d Out, a party supply and decorating business, in Presque Isle. For 14 years, the couple decorated events and parties such as proms, weddings and reunions and provided upscale balloon decorating as certified balloon artists. Amy joined the S.W. Collins team in 2017 as a design assistant and continues to use her decorating and design skills helping customers mix and match the right colors and products for their home. Amy lives in Washburn with her husband Michael and three children Macey, Lexie and Joseph.