About Us

Basic Builders has over 22 years experience designing and installing IKEA™ kitchens. Husband & wife team Peter and Lissa Welles are both Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute graduates, each holding a B.S. in mechanical engineering. We call ourselves the Kitchen Engineers.  At Basic Builders we take the time to get the details right. We do it all from simply installing new cabinetry, to a complete top to bottom kitchen makeover. We are licensed and fully insured.

Basic Builders photo Lissa Peter at IKEA
Husband & Wife Team Lissa and Peter Welles