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Mold Services
Mold Remediation
Dust Mites Control
Mold Spores
Mold Removal And Cleanup
Dry Rot & Brown Rot

Basement Repair Services & Products
WaterGuard Interior System
DryTrak Drainage Channel
TrenchDrain Drain Grate
IceGuard Discharge Line
FlexiSpan Wall Crack Repair
Polyurethane Crack Sealing
WellDuct Window Drainage
BrightWall Waterproof Panels
ThermalDry Wall Barrier
Basement To Beautiful Pre-finishing Wall Insulation Panels
Drain Tile Installation
SuperSump Pump System
TripleSafe Pumping System
UltraSump Battery Back Up
Sanidry Dehumidifier

Crawl Space Repair Services & Products
CleanSpace Encapsulation Vapor Barriers And Liners
Turtl Access Hatch
EverLast Crawl Space Doors
Sanidry Csb Dehumidifier
SmartDrain Water Drainage
SilverGlo Wall Insulation
TerraBlock Floor Insulation
SmartSump Sump Pump
Crawl-o-Sphere Crawl Space Fan
WallCap Block Wall Sealer
SmartVent Flood Vents

Foundation Repair Services & Products
Push Pier Underpinning For Settlement, Foundation Leveling, Sinking Foundation Repair
Geo-lock Wall Anchors
Geo-lock Helical Anchors
PowerBrace Bowed Wall Repair
CarbonArmor Fiber Wall Repair
SmartJack Crawl Space Support
Slab Pier Repair
PolyLevel Concrete Lifting
EZ Post Deck Repair
Shotcrete Wall Restoration

Finishing / Remodeling
Everlast Wall Panels
Insulated Wall Panels
Premier And Linen Ceiling Tiles: No-sag Warranty
Thermal Dry Floor Tiles
Millcreek Faux Wood Flooring
Sunhouse Window Wells
Everlast Window Replacement
Rockwell Egress Window

Before and After Pictures from Newark
Crawl Space & Basement Both Taking on Water in Newark, NJ Home

Crawl Space & Basement Both Taking on Water in Newark, NJ Home

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Crawl Space & Basement Both Taking on Water in Newark, NJ Home Crawl Space & Basement Both Taking on Water in Newark, NJ Home

A homeowner in Newark  had a  crawl space that had water and dampness so they contacted Quality 1st Basements for a solution. Our System Design Specialist inspected the crawl space and recommended  encapsulation to eliminate the dampness.

First,  SilverGlo was installed on the crawl space walls to boast a radiant barrier that reflects heat back into the crawl space. CleanSpace Vapor Barrier was installed on the crawl space walls and floors to seal off the crawl space and make sure no water vapor or humidity passes through. This liner is durable and is ideal for homeowners who want to use their crawl space for storage. Any air in your crawl space travels up throughout the eniter home and so its important to make sure your crawl space is clean and dry to increase the wuality of air you and your family breathe in everyday!     


Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

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Sump Pump in Newark, NJ Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

This Newark, NJ homeowner has had their sump pump system for over ten years and has never had any issues with it. Each year, our service team provides annual maintenance for the sump pump system. It's strongly recommended that our team provides this service because it extends the lifespan of the system.

Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

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Sump Pump in Newark, NJ Sump Pump in Newark, NJ

This Newark, NJ homeowner has had their sump pump system for over ten years. Each year, our service team provides annual maintenance to ensure the system is operating properly. With annual maintenance, the home continues to stay fully protected from water issues throughout the years! 

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I chose Quality 1st because they offered a reasonable price and provided great service.
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Newark's Basement, Crawl Space & Foundation Contractor

For over 25 years, Quality 1st Basement Systems has been the trusted basement & foundation company of Newark. Our high quality work and exclusive access to over 28 patented products set us apart in the home improvement industry. When working on basements, crawl spaces and foundations we are the safe choice for your home.

Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair

Basements and crawl spaces consistently have issues with water, mold and rot. To prevent these problems from occurring in the future we install a patented interior drainage system. Water and moisture that enters the basement is captured, controlled and safely removed via the basement drain before you ever notice it. The drainage system also works as part of crawl space encapsulation. 

We Provide:
  • Basement Waterproofing
  • Crawl Space Encapsulation
  • Exclusive, Patented Products
  • Humidity Control
You Receive:
  • Permanently Dry Basement
  • Clean Protected Crawlspace
  • Protection against Mold
  • Improved Home Value

We also fix basement leaks with permanent basement leak repair. With our system in place there is no need to fear basement flooding. We want your basement to be safe for years so our work comes with a transferable lifetime dry-basement warranty. 

Foundation Repair & Concrete Leveling

Whatever the issue we are the trusted foundation repair contractor. Our foundation repair experts will visit your home, identify the issue and recommend the right solution. We provide permanent foundation repairs using non-invasive methods. There is no need to tear up your entire yard to fix the foundation.

Repairs for:
  • Wall Cracks
  • Bowing Walls
  • Uneven Floors
  • Settling Foundations
  • Uneven Concrete Slabs       
We Use: 
  • Wall Anchors
  • I-Beam Wall Braces
  • Foundation & Slab Piers
  • Crawl Space Jack Posts
  • PolyLEVEL 

Along with general foundation problems we also fix sunken concrete slabs using PolyLEVEL. PolyLEVEL is an expansive polyurethane foam that fills in the gaps beneath the sunken concrete and lifts it back up to a level position. It also does not erode or wash away. If you are looking for the right foundation repair company, you found it. Let's get started. 

Services we offer in Newark:

  • Wet/flooded basement waterproofing solutions.
  • Lifetime warranty on all perimeter waterproofing systems.
  • Foundation and structural repair solutions.
  • 25-year warranty against manufacturing defects on foundation products.
  • Crawl space sealing with CleanSpace vapor barrier.
  • 25-year warranty on crawl space encapsulation systems.
  • Financing Available
  • FREE written estimates and inspections, and fast installation
Case Studies From Newark
A homeowner in Newark, NJ was experiencing some foundation issues in their home, so they contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems. Foundation failure...
A homeowner in Newark, NJ knew their home was undergoing some water issues in their basement, so they planned to install a durable waterproofing...
Job Stories From Newark, NJ
Newark, NJ Sidewalks Elevated with PolyLevel

Newark homeowners contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems for a free estimate on their sinking sidewalks in front and along side their apartment. The sidewalks were uneven and creating a tripping hazard where people needed to watch their step each time they walked by. The homeowners had enough and decided it was time to repair them. Thankfully they heard that Quality 1st Basement Systems had a permanent solution for this type of concern. 

Concrete Repair Specialist, Jeff Pitek measured up to 6 inches in settlement throughout the entire area. 6 inches of sinking slab can definitely cause someone harm if they aren't watching where they step. Jeff reassured the homeowners that they would not have to replace the sidewalk area since PolyLevel could raise the slabs back to their original state.  

The crew drilled small penny-size holes into each sinking slab. PolyLevel foam is injected underneath the slab where it expands and hardens raising and stabilizing the slab. PolyLevel causes no disturbance to the surrounding area of the home and within 15 minutes of the sidewalks being elevated, anyone could walk on it. The homeowners were amazed at the transformation of their sidewalk and so were the neighbors. Seeing how fast and efficient PolyLevel was, neighbors wanted Quality 1st Basement Systems to inspect their sidewalks as well. Quality 1st Basement Systems was happy they had another satisfied customer. 

SaniDry Eliminates Musty Smell In Newark, NJ Basement

When Juan P. walked into his basement one day and noticed it smelled of must, he knew that air freshener would not be enough.  He immediately began researching companies that could help him solve the must problem. He came across Quality 1st Basement Systems, and immediately gave them a call.  Within a few days, Wilver Cardoza met with the homeowner to inspect the problem.

In a single day, Wilver and his crew came in and installed SaniDry.  SaniDry is a dehumidification system that will eliminate the musty smell in the air and replace it with fresh, clean smelling air.

With the SaniDry system in place, Juan no longer has to cover his nose to go into his basement.  With help from the professionals at Quality 1st Basement Systems, Juan has a fresh-smelling, healthy basement that he can happily enjoy with his family.

Basement Systems Helps With Contractor’s Flooding Misfortune in Newark, NJ

When professional contractor Don P. found that he had a problem even he couldn’t solve, he knew he needed a professional company he that could trust to come in and do the work.  Don called upon Quality 1st Basement Systems to come out and help him solve his problem.  Don met with waterproofing specialist Dan McNally who inspected the water problem.

Dan explained that Don’s water troubles were caused by water seepage coming through his basement walls and flooding his basement.  William and his crew were called in to begin the waterproofing process. CleanSpace wall covering was installed to eliminate the water seepage and effectively drain the water.  Next, a WaterGuard system to drain the water out of the home.  A TripleSafe sump pump and IceGuard discharge line were also installed to protect the basement from flooding and any weather condition or scenario. 

Don understands the joy that fixing a home can be, but he also understands the hardship of not being able to solve a problem.  At Quality 1st Basement Systems no matter the situation a problem will always be solved, and Don’s flooding problems have become a thing of the past.

Finished Basement Saved by Quality 1st Basement Systems in Newark, NJ

A finished basement is always a great room to have but when Alicia C. found that flooding could potentially ruin her basement, she needed professional help immediately.   She hopped on the internet and began researching companies that could help her.  Alicia stumbled upon Quality 1st Basement Systems and decided to give them a call.

Soon after, she was met by waterproofing specialist Jeff Nero who knew that they needed to work fast to prevent the demise of the basement.  Over the course of a single day, Wilver and his crew came in and installed CleanSpace walling, to prevent the water seepage from the walls to flood the basement.  A WaterGuard and LawnScape were then installed, which will be used to drain the current water out into Alicia’s lawn.  Finally a SuperSump sump pump and IceGuard were installed to prevent future flooding in any weather condition or situation.

With Alicia’s finished basement saved from the flooding, Alicia can now go on to refinish her basement in peace and knows that the professionals at Quality 1st Basement Systems  are there to help with any of her waterproofing needs.

Work Requests From Newark, NJ
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Sidewalk needs to be repaired
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Basement waterproofing
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Needs restoration. Sub pump installement.someone has to check the basement
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Water damage mold and foundation issue
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Project Location: Newark, NJ
Leaking in the basement every time it rains and it is getting worse
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Wet musty basement remediation.
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Need water drainage around basement walls and sump pump also Waterproffing the outside
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Flooded basement
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Basement takes in water around the perimeter of the basement and the boiler room floor seems to get wet when we have rain.
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I am interested in a humidifier for my basement
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Moisture and the smell
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Leak in walls in basement.
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Basement is very damp
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Flooding in basement, cracks in floor
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Flooding occurred after last rainstorm. Looking for drainage system and also interested in the wall and flooring options described online. The house is 100 years old and basement is not finished.
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Water proof my basement
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Basement needs to be water proofed
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Bathroom leaks and mold smell.
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After heavy rainstorms the ground becomes saturated and forces its way at the base of the wall into the basement living room.
Serving the following Newark, NJ zip codes
07101, 07102, 07103, 07104, 07105, 07106, 07107, 07108, 07112, 07114, 07175, 07184, 07188, 07189, 07191, 07192, 07193, 07195, 07198, 07199

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