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Meet Mario! Mario has been a part of our Quality 1st Team for almost 5 years now. He knows the importance of getting the job done efficiently and on time. He will be there to answer all questions you have about our system and how to keep your home dry and healthy.
“ Everyday I am helping a homeowner keep their basement dry and their family safe.”
In his spare time, Mario enjoys quality time with his daughter.
This homeowner in Lindenwold, New Jersey noticed their concrete patio was unlevel and creating a tripping hazard. This happens because concrete is poured over poorly compacted soil. Over time, this soil settles and creates voids underneath, causing it to become unlevel. The homeowner contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist, Bill Paterno, provided an inspection. Bill suggested they use polyurethane foam to lift and level the concrete. Our foreman, Ramon Romero, installed our PolyLevel Injection System to bring the concrete to a lifted position. Now, the homeowner has a patio that will provide them with safety!
A Delran, New Jersey resident was experiencing water coming in through the center of their floors. This can be a problem because when the floor is absorbing water vapor from the concrete slab, mold can grow and the floor itself can start rotting.
To avoid this happening any further, they called Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist, Jay Alvarez, was able to help them with a solution. He suggested a plank flooring to replace their old floor. the Our foreman, Mario Barron and the Quality 1st Basement Systems crew, installed the Thermal Dry Elite Plank Flooring. This flooring has no wood and will not be affected by moisture or water damage. These planks have long tiles that lock together and also have raised pegs on the bottom to keep them from getting cold and damp. These planks can be easily removed and dried out if there is a leak. There are four colors to choose from which are, Pecan, Walnut, Espresso, and Gray. The homeowner now has luxurious, water resistant plank flooring.
A Columbus, NJ resident was interested in waterproofing options when they finally had enough with the water concerns in their unfinished basement. Our System Design Specialist, Greg Louis, met with the homeowner and provided them with a full inspection. He noticed multiple signs of water entry by where the wall and floor met. He also noticed the space was very damp and musty. He recommended our TripleSafe Sump pump as a permanent solution to keep this large basement dry. Foreman, Mario Barron, installed the full perimeter system in the basement.
A Columbus, New Jersey resident had an old and failing sump pump system. Their current sump pump was not properly protecting this basement. It was not sealed or enclosed, which could cause water evaporation to get into the basement and cause mold. They called Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist, Greg Louis, suggested they install a new sump pump. Our foreman, Mario Barron, replaced the old sump pump with the TripleSafe Sump Pump System. This system has an airtight lid and will keep the basement dry and protected by draining out the water away from the home.
Always check your windows for leaks and drafts. We always recommend our SunHouse Windows because not only to they stop water leaks and drafts, they allow more natural light into the basement and will not rust over time.
We recommended our Crawl Space Reinforcing System to provide a solution for the sagging crawl space beams in the area underneath this home. The SmartJacks provide additional support to each crawl space beams and floor joist. They are adjusted yearly to gradually bring the beams back toward their original level and prevent future sagging.
Check out this amazing Basement Transformation! System Design Specialist, Steve and our Foreman Mario worked together with the homeowner to completely transform this damp basement into a dryer and healthier space! We installed our WaterGuard Drainage System, a TripleSafe Sump Pump, IceGuard and our CleanSpace Vapor Barrier.
Water seeping into the basement can cause unanticipated damage to belongings or the structure of the home as this customer found out. Joe Mancini, Basement Design Specialist, worked with the customer on a plan to resolve the issues. At the core of the plan was a dependable sump pump system, the TripleSafe, which includes a secondary pump and a battery backup along with a WaterWatch alarm designed to alert the customer if a pump fails. Mario Barron and his crew installed the products to help this customer achieve peace of mind.
Our foreman, Mario Barron, installed the SunHouse Window Enclosure which stops water, moisture and unwanted drafts from getting through into the basement. The sturdy, clear cover keeps rain and water from overflowing gutters. The SunHouse will also reflect a lot of light into the basement, giving it a bright appearance. This window enclosure will never rot or corrode. Check out the before and after transformation!
A homeowner in Hopewell, NJ hired Quality 1st Basement Systems to provide a permeant solution to the water and moisture concerns in their basement. Our System Design Specialist, Joe Mancini, also recommended new basement windows to allow natural light into the basement all while keeping water and unwanted Drafts out. Our SunHouse Window Wells will compliant your homes landscaping and will never rot or rust. .
Though this customer had a sump pump in his basement, it wasn't doing the job of keeping the basement dry. Design Specialist Laszlo Lenkey showed them how a TripleSafe Sump Pump with two pumps and a battery back up pump along with a WaterWatch alarm could properly handle the water getting into their basement. Installation was completed by foreman Mario Barron and his crew.
This Flemington, NJ homeowner discovered water seeping into their crawlspace, making the area moist and damp. Since they did not want this developing into a serious problem, the homeowner asked their neighbors who to contact to get an estimate, to which they all referred Quality 1st Basement Systems. System Design Specialist, Mike Fiorillo inspected the crawlspace and suggested that the CleanSpace Moisture Barrier would be the perfect solution. Mario Barron, and his crew had the product installed. Since then, the homeowner did not have any other concerns with their crawlspace and have been completely satisfied with Quality 1st Basement Systems.
A homeowner in Flemington, NJ noticed water leaking into their basement. After asking their neighbors who to contact, they were referred to Quality 1st Basement Systems. We had our System Design Specialist, out to the home to provide a full inspection and quote for the homeowner. After fully inspecting the basement, we recommended a new waterproofing system to keep the space dry. Our team installed our WaterGuard French Drain System above the footing of the foundation. As water seeps in, the WaterGuard collects and directs the water to the sump pump.
Quality 1st Basement Systems installed CleanSpace for this customer to combat moisture and keep the basement dry. The Moisture Vapor Barrier forces all wall seepage and moisture to flow into your perimeter drain system.
Our System Design Specialist, Joe Mancini, provided a full inspection for this Whiting, NJ homeowner and suggested our CleanSpace Moisture Barrier would be the perfect solution instead their crawl space to stop dampness and moisture. CleanSpace is installed to the walls and floor to seal and prevent water seepage from passing through the foundation wall. The homeowner finally had peace of mind that their crawl space would now stay dry creating a healthier space under their home.
A homeowner in Montgomery, NJ had damage to their basement walls after their sump pump failed causing a flood in their basement. The walled ruined the drywall which had to be removed to prevent mold growth. our team suggested our Half Wall Restoration System as the perfect solution. Our EverLast wall panels have built in insulation to create a more comfortable space. Each panel is waterproof, mold proof and can be painted if desired!
A homeowner in Hillsborough, NJ was in need of a new sump pump, so they contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems. Our System Design Specialist, Chris Bowe, suggested our Triple Safe Sump Pump would provide an excellent amount of protection and security. With our TripleSafe Sump Pump installed, the basement is guaranteed to stay dry and healthy allowing the homeowner to have a peace of mind.
Check out this crawlspace encapsulation our crew did in Hillsborough, NJ. This homeowner wanted to seal their crawl space to prevent damage during the humid months from moisture or mold and stop cold drafts from coming in during the winter months. Our System Design Specialist, Joe Mancini, suggested our CleanSpace Moisture Barrier would be the perfect solution to encapsulate the crawlspace and keep it healthy and dry. He also suggested SilverGlo Heat Barrier to reflect heat and recommended covering all crawl space vents. The installation was done by our foreman, Mario Barron, and crew. Since then, the crawlspace has been fully secure giving the homeowner a piece of mind.
This homeowner from Jackson, NJ had a failing sump pump that was not keeping the water out of his basement. To make absolutely sure his home was fully protected from flooding, the homeowner consulted Quality 1st Basements to install a TripleSafe Sump Pump in the basement. This was worth investing in for the customer because with the TripleSafe's three pumps and built-in alarm, he had peace of mind knowing his basement would be protected.
A homeowner in Jackson, New Jersey noticed their basement walls were cracking and bowing inwards. This can happen because the poorly compacted soil around the foundation becomes saturated during heavy rainfall. This wet soil creates hydrostatic pressure against the walls. They contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist, Joe Mancini, suggested a wall reinforcing system. Our foreman, Mario Barron, used the CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System which is stronger than steel and provides the ultimate protection by stabilizing the wall. The brackets above allow the system to be adjusted to bring the wall back towards its original position.
A homeowner from Washington Township was experiencing a leaky basement. Heavy rains would cause water seepage through the walls and floor of their basement, so much that there would be puddles of water. The lowest point of the basement was determined and a Triple Safe Sump Pump was installed to solve the leakage and pump out the water from the basement.
Our TripleSafe Sump Pump System has multiple features that don't compare to any other sump pumps. First, there are three pumps that sit inside a protected liner to prevent damage or clogging. Secondly, the lid is airtight to prevent water vapor from evaporating back into the basement. Third, a back-up battery to continue to function properly if the power goes out. Lastly, it also has a built in floor drain and alarm system.
Don’t ever settle when it comes to your sump pump system. Make sure it always provides the ultimate protection.
Our Moisture Vapor Barrier known as CleanSpace, was installed to the walls of this Basement to prevent moisture and water seepage through the foundation walls. The CleanSpace will force any water coming through the foundation walls directly down into the our WaterGuard Drain system that directs all water over to the sump pump.
When the homeowner is ready to finish their basement, their investment will be protected against any basement flooding or water seepage that could have damaged the finishing products such as drywall or carpet.
A New Jersey Resident discovered water seeping in their basement so they hired Quality 1st Basement Systems to provide a solution. Our System Design Specialist, JC Gibriano, came out to inspect the basement and design a system that would keep the home dry and healthy. Our foreman, Mario Barron, and our crew waterproofed the basement by installing our WaterGuard French Drain System and Triple Safe Sump Pump. Since the installation, the homeowner did not experience water seeping into their basement giving them a piece of mind.
A homeowner in Toms River, New Jersey noticed some dampness in their crawl space. They contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist provided an inspection and suggested they encapsulate the space. Our foreman, Mario Barron, installed the SilverGlo Insulation and the CleanSpace Vapor Barrier System. SilverGlo provides a thermal heat barrier and reflects heat. CleanSpace will provide a moisture barrier to ensure that humidity and water stay out of the crawl space. Now, the homeowner has a dry crawl space that can be a functional place for storage.
A homeowner in Manalapan, NJ contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems after discovering a large crack in their basement walls. Our System Design Specialist, Steven Ventriglio, provide a full inspection and recommended our Carbon Armor Straps. Our Carbon Armor Straps are made from fiber-reinforced polymers, which are 10x stronger than steel. It is also flexible and will stop the cracks from growing. After the installation was done by our foreman, Mario Barron, the homeowner did not have to worry about their home undergoing serious foundation issues and was fully satisfied with Quality 1st Basement Systems.
This customer was experiencing some high humidity levels in his finished basement and met with Design Specialist Mike Fiorillo to discuss options to resolve the issue. Foreman Mario Barron and his crew installed a SaniDry XP Dehumidifier and Air Filtration System (which can remove particles as small as 2 microns from the air). This system reduces humidity, reducing the chance for dampness and mold. The SaniDry XP was installed in the customer's utility room but was ducted into the finished area where the family spends time.
Water finds its way into basements through windows all the time. Its important to ensure your window is installed correctly and sealed properly. A SunHouse window well will allow natural sunlight into the basement to create a brighter space all while keeping water seepage and unwanted drafts out. This will protect your basement on the inside all while complimenting your landscaping.
A homeowner in Bound Brook, New Jersey was experiencing water and moisture seeping into their crawl space. This can happen because of the poorly compacted soil around the home. This soil becomes saturated during heavy rainfall, creating hydrostatic pressure which pushes water to seep through the walls and floors. The homeowner contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems and our foreman, Mario Barron, installed the CleanSpace Vapor Barrier System. This will ensure the crawl space stays dry and is sealed from the earth's elements. Now, the homeowner has a fresh appearance, making for the perfect space for storage.
A homeowner in South River, NJ contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems after discovering water seeping into their basement. The issue was inspected by our System Design Specialist, Joe Mancini, and the best solution for the homeowner was waterproofing their basement. Our crew installed the WaterGuard French Drain System and Triple Safe Sump Pump. As you can see in the before photo, our team began to create the channel for the WaterGuard system to be installed above the footing of the foudnation. The after photo shows the team in the process of covering the WAterGuard system with stone and cement now that the CleanSpace Vapor Barrier has been installed to the walls.