The Right Choice By Design
The Kitchen Ideas Center team is composed of active members of NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry). We are constantly fueled to be leaders in our industry. Our staff designers — Rick Hoekstra,and Chuck Weidenbach— have dozens of years of combined design experience receiving awards of excellence for their work.
Rick Hoekstra — Owner, Sales, Design, and Project Management
Rick is the president and owner of Kitchen Ideas Center, as well as Lost Finish, Inc. since 1979. Having been involved with several notable projects including the renovation of the Wisconsin state capitol, and the preservation of the Frank Lloyd Wright Pew House, Rick has also helped thousands of residential clients in and around the Dane County area to achieve beautiful new kitchens, baths, closets (and more) in their homes. Rick’s approach to each project is unique to each homeowner, and each homeowner’s vision for their home. How can Rick help you to design the project of your dreams?
Chuck Weidenbach – Sales, Design, and Project Management
A member of the Kitchen Ideas Center team since 1998, Chuck’s clients appreciate his approach of deliberate balance between the pretty and the practical, with a generous helping of fun mixed in. By asking the questions that are crucial to understanding your particular goals and needs, Chuck takes great care to create the unique cabinet and countertop solutions that enhance your home for you and your family. Do you want something that will stand the test of time? What are the best answers for you? Chuck can help!
Rick Hoekstra – Owner, Designer, and Sales
Chuck Weidenbach – Designer, Sales
Branden Zimmerman – Draftsperson
Debbie Rabin – Marketing