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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

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Crawl Space Repair in Summit, NJ

Crawl Space Repair in Summit, NJ

Before After
Crawl Space Repair in Summit, NJ Crawl Space Repair in Summit, NJ

Due to the high water table of this Union County crawl space, Quality 1st Basement Systems installed WaterGuard around the perimeter of the crawl space. Traditionally, WaterGuard is used in basements, but due to the unique circumstances surrounding this crawl space, it was the perfect fit. Water was coming into the crawl space through the floor joints. WaterGuard will drain the water to sump pump that was also installed. The TripleSafe sump pump will pump the water out of the crawl space and away from the home. This crawl space has not flooded since the repair was done!

Flooded Basement Needs WaterGuard in Union, NJ

Flooded Basement Needs WaterGuard in Union, NJ

Before After
Flooded Basement Needs WaterGuard in Union, NJ Flooded Basement Needs WaterGuard in Union, NJ

Union homeowner had a flooded basement after recent heavy rains due to cracks in his basement walls. Quality 1st Basement Systems installed the WaterGuard basement waterproofing system. WaterGuard is a system designed to drain water before it reaches your basement, will not clog, and will keep this basement completely dry!

New Window Enclosure Installed in Union, NJ

New Window Enclosure Installed in Union, NJ

Before After
New Window Enclosure Installed in Union, NJ New Window Enclosure Installed in Union, NJ

This basement in Union was made brighter by the SunHouse Basement Window Enclosure! This window cover is made from white plastic, which is waterproof and mold resistant. The clear top prevents water, leaves, and other debris from falling in. The bottom bounces sunlight into the window, brightening basements while keeping windows clear!

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Union, NJ's Crawl Space Repair & Basement Waterproofing Expert

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Thomas Petry was professional, knowledgeable, courteous- a credit to your company. Thank You !
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Mike Fiorillo was amazing!
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Union's Basement, Crawl Space & Foundation Contractor

For over 25 years, Quality 1st Basement Systems has been the trusted basement & foundation company of Union. 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
  • Egress Windows
You Receive:
  • Permanently Dry Basement
  • Clean Protected Crawlspace
  • Protection against Mold
  • Improved Home Value
  • Less Leaks & Better Energy Efficiency

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
  • EverBrace® Wall Repair System
  • 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. 

Gutter Installation & Gutter Guards in Union, NJ

If your gutters clog regularly, consider getting a new gutter system installed by Quality 1st Basement Systems. We offer seamless gutters, gutter guards, and replacement gutter systems that are guaranteed to never clog or pull away from your home. Schedule your free estimate on any of our gutter services in Union and nearby!

Quality 1st Basement Systems is proud to offer Gutter Shutter, a superior gutter system designed to last for years. Having an effective gutter system in place will safely guide water away from your home and prevent potential damage to your foundation, erosion of soil, roof leaks, and more.

Gutter Shutter Features:

  • Guaranteed to never clog, sag, or pull away from your home
  • Eliminates the need for homeowners to climb dangerous ladders to clean out their gutters
  • Constructed with premium-grade aluminum that won't flex under heavy loads
  • Wide mouth outlets, double-the-size downspouts, and more effective gutter extensions
  • 6" gutter size that carries 20% more water than standard 5" gutters
  • Exclusive high-back design with gutter trough to prevent water from entering behind your gutters
  • Available in a variety of colors to complement your home

Ready to replace your damaged, leaky gutters? We offer all-in-one gutter systems, downspouts, downspout extensions, and more to keep your home protected. Give Quality 1st Basement Systems a call at 1-844-268-0860 or fill out the provided form to schedule your free gutter installation quote! We proudly serve homeowners in Union, NJ and the surrounding areas.

Services we offer in Union:

  • 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.
  • Guaranteed, patented gutter products
  • 25-year warranty on crawl space encapsulation systems.
  • Financing Available
  • FREE written estimates and inspections, and fast installation
Case Studies From Union
A homeowner in Union, New Jersey was experiencing moisture and humidity in their crawl space. The reason moisture gets into the crawl space is...
Job Stories From Union, NJ
Sump Pump Installation in Union, NJ

A homeowner in Union, NJ noticed water seepage in their basement. If this goes without repair, water seepage can cause issues for the home such as rotting wood, musty smells, and mold growth. They knew something needed to be done, so they called Quality 1st Basement Systems.

We sent our System Design Specialist Jason to provide an inspection. He suggested a waterproofing system be installed.

Our crew installed our WaterGuard French Drain System and TripleSafe Sump Pump System to protect the basement. WaterGuard will catch any water that seeps in and drain it to the sump pump system. TripleSafe will pump out water and provide protection against water intrusion.

When the homeowner saw the results, they were satisfied and their peace of mind was restored.

Unlevel Concrete Repair in Union, NJ

A homeowner in Union, New Jersey noticed their concrete patio was unlevel and sinking. This happens because the soil is often poorly compacted and loose. Over time, this loose soil creates voids under the concrete. This can be a danger because a friend or family member could trip and hurt themselves on the concrete. 

The homeowner contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems and our System Design Specialist, Dane Cuccinello, was able to provide an inspection and help the homeowners find a plan to fix this issue. Upon his inspection, Dane noticed how unlevel the concrete was. He suggested a polyurethane foam to lift and level the concrete. 

Our foreman used the PolyLevel Injection System to be injected underneath the slab. This process is done by drilling tiny holes into the concrete and injecting the polyurethane foam into the voids. The polyurethane has expanding properties that allow for accurate lifting and leveling of the slab. PolyLevel is a lightweight, waterproof, and environmentally friendly solution that will not add weight to the existing soil, and will not wash out.

When the job was complete, the homeowner was pleased with the outcome and the professionalism they saw on the job. They were finally able to walk safely on their concrete patio without worrying about tripping. 

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Foundation Repair in Union, NJ

Homeowner living in Union, NJ contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems since they were the local experts in foundation repair. The homeowner was concerned with the large vertical cracks that had formed over time in the basement. In the past, the basement had leaked due to these cracks and so the homeowner wanted to get the cracks repaired right away before any more damage occurred. 

System Design Specialist, Jeff Nero, met with the homeowner and did a full inspection of the basement. Walking up to the home, Jeff noticed cracks in the brick from the exterior. Once in the basement, he noticed interior cracks along the two walls and a basement window no longer leveled. The homeowner was worried that over time the foundation would get worse and possibly crumble. Jeff completely understood the homeowners concerns and suggested CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System.

CarbonArmor is the perfect solution for bowing or cracking foundation walls for the stripes are made of reinforced polymers that is 10 times stronger than steel. The straps will stabilize the walls and prevent further problems. 

The homeowner was relieved that their foundation walls were now stabilized and no further foundation damage could occurred. Quality 1st Basement Systems provided a permanent solution leaving this Union, NJ Homeowner completely satisfied. 

Comparison Shopping Leads to Dry Basement in Union, NJ

Justin M. wanted to waterproof his basement.  He searched around and received estimates from other companies to see who would do the best work for a reasonable price.  Quality 1st Basement Systems was one of the companies Justin contacted during his comparison shopping.  Waterproofing Specialist Kenneth Peare visited Justin, inspected his basement, and provided him with an ideal plan for resolving his basement issues. 

The installation crew, headed by Project Manager Victor Leon, set out to fix Justin’s basement.  They installed a combination of products designed and engineered to work together for a complete system of smooth and efficient waterproofing.  Included in the design were WaterGuard, a TripleSafe sump pump system, a Flood Ring, IceGuard, and LawnScape Outlet.  Any water intrusion would be directed away from walls through the WaterGuard system and toward the TripleSafe sump pump.  The pump would then direct the water out of the home through the discharge lines and disperse it away from the home through an underground extension, the LawnScape Outlet.  The IceGuard would provide added protection in winter months to prevent the discharge line from freezing.  The Flood Ring would also provide added protection to the basement by being installed around Justin’s water heater to drain any leakage to the WaterGuard conduit.

Using the Quality 1st coupon found online for the promotion at the time and taking advantage of the financing options available, Justin M. made the well-informed decision to work with Quality 1st Basement Systems.  He certainly found the best work for a reasonable price and could thereafter have peace of mind from basement water problems!  

Work Requests From Union, NJ
Project Location: Union, NJ
Water is getting into the basement with heavy rains mainly through one of the basement windows. Sump pump working but the water isn't properly draining away from the house. Would like to discuss backup battery for sump pump. With really heavy rains water is coming through the walls in other parts of the basement.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Would like to waterproof section of basement that floods with heavy rain.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Last September we had our basement flooded for the first time when storm Aida hit us. It never happened before. After that, we noticed some cracks on the floor and mildew started appearing.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Facing the house it leans to the right. It is significant enough that it is about a good 4" or more difference from the other side of the house. We would like to have it level with the rest of the house. Also, one of the support beams is beginning to rust on the bottom and most likely will need to be replaced.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Looking to put in a French drain, sump pump and waterproof my basement
Project Location: Union, NJ
I have a vertical crack in a basement concrete block foundation wall about 4 linear feet long. Please advise.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Water is leaking through basement walls. Looking to waterproof the basement.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Looking to install a sump pump.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Walkway in front of house needs to be leveled by quarter of an inch
Project Location: Union, NJ
Keeping moisture out of the basement automatically
Project Location: Union, NJ
Water seeping thru the basement floors when it rains
Project Location: Union, NJ
Space between home on outside wall
Project Location: Union, NJ
Sump pump needs to be replaced. It stopped working. Hole is there in basement. Just need the pump replaced with battery back up. Regular house. Regular basement.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Basement floods
Project Location: Union, NJ
Concrete slabs pitched toward home
Project Location: Union, NJ
Our finished basement suffered water damage during recent hurricane. We removed our flooring and lower portion of the walls & insulation, also water damage and mold in laundry room now.
Project Location: Union, NJ
I get water in my basement. think my whole drainage system needs to be rethought. regrading of the land, updates to the seepage and sump, etc
Project Location: Union, NJ
I have Some cracks in the foundation. I'm getting a lot of water in the basement.
Project Location: Union, NJ
We have an inground sump pump in the basement and one in the garage but we don't think they are functional and/or if they were done correctly. We have dampness and water in some areas.
Project Location: Union, NJ
Need water proofing in the basement.

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