Why Choose Quality 1st Basement Systems?

We deliver quality work and wow service at every job!

Quality 1st Basement Systems of Cliffwood, NJ is dedicated to creating healthier home environments. We have been in business since 1986. It is our mission to educate you on the following services and we are happy to answer any questions for you.


Being Relentless in the pursuit of constant improvement for our Team and Customers


Build Strong Relationships - Be Helpful, be genuine, build respect & trust with customers & co-workers.

Do the Right Thing - For customers and co-workers.

Own It - Be accountable; for the service, the work, the solution and the results you and your team achieve.

Improve It - Look at every situation with an open mind & work towards a solution & communicate your results.

Our Services

Basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, foundation repair, concrete leveling, and sump pump installation are our specialties. We have a team that is trained and experienced to help with any of these problems.  

Quality 1st Basement Systems is a part of the Basement Systems Network which allows us access to the top products and training in the industry.  We install superior sump pump systems including the SuperSump®, TripleSafe, and UltraSump® battery backup, as well as energy efficient dehumidifiers to keep the basement dry and clean.

For crawl space encapsulation and repair services we have it all.  No matter what size your crawl space is, or what the problem is- we have a permanent solution for you!    

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Samantha Ruzzano Director of Marketing and Customer Care
Jack Commercial Project Manager
Jay Production Manager
Jack Huber Director of Sales
Kayti Production Coordinator
Gianna Production Coordinator
Kathleen Steakin Account Manager
Nancy Jasko Sales Coordinator

Recent Testimonials

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“I've been searching for a solution to my crawl space problems for two years. Quality 1st had the best...”

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Patricia B. of Riverton, NJ

“The salesman treated my wife professionally and we trusted our salesman, Michael Jersey.”

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Eric H. of Little Egg Harbor, NJ

“They completed the job in one day! They were a professional crew that worked together like a well oiled...”

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Gil V. of Manchester Township, NJ

“The saleman was great, very thorough, answered all my questions, and was very patient.”

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Hope T. of Belle Mead, NJ

“I trust your Company Completely!”

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Hope T. of Montgomery, NJ

“My salesman was excellent, the installation team and office staff were professional. I picked Quality 1st...”

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Jeffrey K. of Kendall Park, NJ

We've met with thousands of homeowners who are experiencing a leaky basement, a cracked foundation, a moist crawl space and much more.  We serve Philadelphia, Freehold, Edison, Union City, Old Bridge, Bayonne, Middletown, East Orange, and the surrounding area.  Learn more about our values and goals by watching this video: 


Leaders and employees alike work extremely hard here at Quality 1st Basement Systems.  Because of this, we have been rewarded with continuous business and many recognitions and awards.  We have been recognized as: 

  • Top 5 Dealer Basement Systems
  • Top 10 Dealer CleanSpace®
  • Silver Deal Reinforcer
  • Member of and Accredited by the Better Business Bureau (BBB)

Quality 1st Basement Systems was awarded the Best of Perth Amboy. They took the prize in the "Basement Waterproofing & Foundation Contractor" category. This award honors and generates public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of businesses in and around Perth Amboy, and Quality 1st Basement Systems is proud to be a part of this community.

They have also received the Recognition Award from the Township of Aberdeen. This award was given out by the mayor and township of Aberdeen, NJ for Quality 1st Basement Systems' help and dedication to the residents in Aberdeen during Hurricane Sandy in 2012. This shows our true dedication to homeowners and business owners alike, and our willingness to serve at all times.

We also won the Greater Monmouth Chamber of Commerce Circle of Excellence Award for our philosophy of giving back to our community which Quality 1st Basement Systems makes a priority each year.

NJ Niz Best Places to Work 2021
NJ Biz Best Places To Work 2019
2017 Angie's List Super Service Award
Best Places to Work 2017
Quality 1st Basement Systems Named One of the Best and Brightest Companies in the Nation 2016
2016 NJBIZ Best Places to Work

Community Involvement

In addition to serving homeowners with permanent waterproofing and crawl space solutions, Quality 1st Basement Systems also takes pride in serving the community. Our customers and their satisfaction is what's most important to us - so we take any opportunity to build relationships and serve the community. We are involved with the Sewaren FireHouse as well as sponsoring the Woodbridge Little League team.  In 2017, we began the A Hero Lives Here program which provides a flagpole and American flag to New Jersey veterans and active service members. 


As a certified part of the basement systems basement waterproofing contractor network, we have access to a variety of the best products and waterproofing techniques on the market.  Quality 1st Basement Systems is also affiliated with the Supportworks, Accurate Inspections, Inc., NJ ALPI, CleanSpace®, and the NJ National Association of Certified Home Inspectors. 


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National Foundation Repair Association Member
Castle of Dreams Animal Rescue
Help Quality 1st Basement Systems and United Way STUFF THE BUS!
Big Brothers Big Sister
Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Member
Greater Ocean Township Chamber of Commerce
Greater Monmouth County Chamber of Commerce
Matawan-Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce
Township of Aberdeen

Our other divisions include Quality Concrete, Quality 1st New York City, and Supportworks of New Jersey.  Each of these offers free inspections and takes great pride in their work.  No matter which company you work with, our well-trained staff will help you find a proper solution to your basement or crawl space problems while providing first class customer service. Fun fact: Our owner opened All Jersey Mudjacking before these divisions, so we have many years of experience fixing NJ sinking concrete.

Since 1986, we have been committed to providing 100% customer satisfaction.  Quality 1st takes pride in our exceptional customer service, and we hold our work to only the highest standards.  

Greater Monmouth Chamber of Commerce
Staten Island Chamber of Commerce
Township of Aberdeen
National Foundation Repair Association Member
2018 Angies List Super Service Award
Best Place to Work 2018
HomeAdvisor Association

our service area

We serve the following areas

  • Avondale
  • Brandamore
  • Chadds Ford
  • Coatesville
  • Cochranville
  • Concordville
  • Downingtown
  • Elverson
  • Exton
  • Garnet Valley
  • Glenmoore
  • Honey Brook
  • Kelton
  • Kemblesville
  • Kennett Square
  • Landenberg
  • Lewisville
  • Lincoln University
  • Lionville
  • Lyndell
  • Marcus Hook
  • Mendenhall
  • Modena
  • New London
  • Nottingham
  • Parkesburg
  • Pocopson
  • Pomeroy
  • Sadsburyville
  • Thorndale
  • Thornton
  • Toughkenamon
  • Unionville
  • Uwchland
  • Wagontown
  • West Chester
  • West Grove
  • Westtown
New Jersey
  • Alloway
  • Chatham
  • Deepwater
  • Greenwich
  • Hancocks Bridge
  • Oxford
  • Pedricktown
  • Penns Grove
  • Pennsville
  • Quinton
  • Salem
  • Shiloh
Our Locations:

Quality 1st Basement Systems
359 Route 35 South
Cliffwood, NJ 07721
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