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Products & Services
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 Queens County
Sump Pump Keeps Queens Dry

Sump Pump Keeps Queens Dry

Before After
Sump Pump Keeps Queens Dry Sump Pump Keeps Queens Dry

Quality 1st Basement Systems kept this Arvene, Queens basement dry with a TripleSafe sump pump. The three pumps and battery back-up protect this basement from flooding.

Crawl Space Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

Crawl Space Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

Before After
Crawl Space Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY Crawl Space Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

A homeowner in Middle Village, Queens had a wet, musty crawl space. Quality 1st Basement Systems installed CleanSpace vapor barrier to keep moisture out!

CleanSpace Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

CleanSpace Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

Before After
CleanSpace Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY CleanSpace Vapor Barrier in Middle Village, Queens NY

Quality 1st Basement Systems installed CleanSpace vapor barrier on this wet, water damaged basement wall. Now this Middle Village, Queens NY basement will stay dry and safe.

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Queens County's Basement & Foundation Contractor

It has been 25 years now that we have been Queens County's trusted basement & foundation contractor. From basement leak repair, to concrete lifting to basement drain installation your neighbors chose us and for good reason.

We have 25 patented basement products, are dedicated to quality and provide permanent basement solutions.

Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair

If you have experienced basement flooding or leaking cracks we fix the issue. We seal and repair any wall cracks and install a basement drain. The interior drainage system collects any water sneaking into your home and drains it to an efficient sump pump. From there the water is pumped out and away from your home before you ever notice. 

The same applies with leaking or wet crawl spaces. Along with the drainage systems in the basement or crawl space we also install energy-efficient dehumidifiers to control the relative humidity. By controlling the space mold and rot are prevented. 

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 want your basement permanently dry and protected. You receive a transferable lifetime dry-basement warranty. 

Foundation Repair & Concrete Leveling

Foundation issues can be a serious problem but we are Queens County's trusted foundation repair contractor and have solutions. We use non-invasive methods to lift and repair your Queens County home's foundation. The products we have a 25 year warranty. 

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 

We also lift and level sunken concrete slabs. We inject PolyLEVEL, a polyurethane foam, beneath the slab lifting it back to a level position. We can level sidewalks, patios, garages, etc. Get started today.

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Case Studies From Queens County
A homeowner in Rosedale, Queens, NY used her basement as a craft room and for extra seasonal storage. However, the walls were made out of wood. Wood...
An Ozone Park, Queens homeowner wanted to make her basement beautiful. After tearing up her old carpet, she revealed cold, unattractive concrete. The...
In the summer, this Rockaway Park, Queens family used their sunroom daily. It was warm, comfortable, and a great place to host parties. However,...
Job Stories From Queens County, NY
Avoid Basement Flooding in Your Flushing, NY Home

Steven Z.’s home had a basement room that flooded with water after 2-3 days of consistent rain. Steven knew he had to do something about this basement water- especially after a hurricane swept through the Northeast.  His basement room was flooded once again and it was time to call in the professionals.  Stephen searched online for a reputable, trustworthy, and qualified company to install a drainage system in his basement. He found Quality 1st Basement Systems and contacted them for a free estimate.

The team came out to identify the source of Steven’s basement water and came up with a comprehensive plan to solve the problem.  Nick met with Steven at his Flushing, NY home and recommended the installation of the WaterGuard system, a SuperSump pump, UltraSump pump, and Cleanspace encapsulation system.  Each of these waterproofing products would effectively protect his basement room and keep water out for the long hall. 

With the installation of these basement waterproofing products from Quality 1st Basement Systems, Steven Z.’s basement room stayed dry through the next storm and will keep his home flood free for years to come.

Basement Flood Repair in Flushing, NY

With heavy rains comes basement flooding and major water infiltration if you don’t have an effective basement waterproofing system.  Brunny A. was facing this problem and sought out a basement waterproofing contractor for a free estimate.

Sales representative, Don A from Quality 1st Basement Systems, went out to assess the basement flooding and recommended the installation of an IceGuard, SuperSump, and UltraSump.  Brunny A. agreed to these measures and Ruben Garrido and his qualified team came out to install these basement flooding repair products.  The SuperSump Premier Pump System was installed with the UltraSump Battery Backup Sump Pump to ensure a dry basement no matter how much rain is out there!  This sump pump can pump out 11,500 gallons or more with a single charge. 

Brunny A. no longer has to worry about basement flooding after the experts at Quality 1st came in!  A clean, dry basement is what all homeowners are looking for, so contact us today for more information! 

SuperSump and WaterGuard Keep Flushing, NY Home Dry

In Flushing, NY, heavy rain get the most of basements and flooding is a major problem.  Howard G.’s Flushing home faced basement flooding many times after copious amounts of rain.  He searched online for a certified basement waterproofing company and found that Quality 1st Basement Systems offers free estimates.

Sales rep. John Schweitzer surveyed Howard’s basement and recommended the installation of Cleanspace walling, a SunHouse, WaterGuard, window well ducts, and a SuperSump.  Moises Heriberto and his team of specialized basement waterproofers installed these top of the line basement waterproofing products.  The patented WaterGuard interior basement waterproofing system is effective because it sits on top of the footing and out of the soil so that dirt and debris cannot clog it.  Water filters from the WaterGuard to the SuperSump Premier Pump System.  This waterproofing system works quietly but efficiently to pump 2220 gallons per hour, if needed, and is reliable for many, many years.

Howard G. will no longer need to worry about heavy rain and the possibility that his basement will flood.  The SuperSump and WaterGuard system will effectively keep his basement dry all year round, no matter what the conditions.  Quality 1st Basement Systems is happy to have another satisfied customer!  

Basement Waterproofing System Upgrade in Astoria, NY

Anthony P. had an old basement waterproofing system in his house that was installed over 25 years ago.  He knew it was time for an upgrade when basement moisture and water became an issue.  To replace and upgrade his system, Anthony contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems, his local basement waterproofing contractor.

To assess the situation, Rick Ludlow came out to Anthony’s Astoria home and gave him a free estimate.  He recommended the installation of a TripleSafe sump pump and the WaterGuard interior basement waterproofing system.  The TripleSafe is a patented, top of the line sump pump that is designed to turn on or off depending on the amount of water entering the system.  The WaterGuard basement waterproofing system is specially designed to effectively keep water from pooling where the basement wall and floor meet.  Additionally, it sits on top of the footing and out of the soil so that dirt and debris won’t clog it.  This ensures quality basement waterproofing at all times!

Now that Anthony’s basement is clean and dry all the time, he can move forward and finish his basement.  Quality 1st Basement Systems helped another homeowner turn their moist, wet basement into a dry, beautiful space!

Keep Your Basement Dry with the SuperSump in Astoria, NY

With heavy rains, and frequent flooding, Elizabetta S. knew that it was time to contact the basement waterproofing experts at Quality 1st Basement Systems to effectively waterproof her wet basement. 

Sales rep. Dan McNally assessed her basement situation and concluded that a SuperSump, UltraSump, and WaterGuard would do the trick.  These specialized products would work together to completely drain water and pump it out of the basement.  The SuperSump sump pump system was designed to quickly and quietly handle large amount of water and resist clogging to keep water out of the basement for many, many years.  In case of a power outage or circuit breaker fail, the UltraSump battery backup sump pump system will pick up and pump water straight out of the basement to keep if from flooding.

Wilver Cardoza and his team installed these products quickly and efficiently; Elizabetta’s personal belongings are no longer at risk of damage because of the possibility of basement flooding.  She can now store anything down there knowing that her basement will stay dry through it all!

Crawl Space Insulated in Maspeth, Queens

Eileen S. was spending too much money on her heating bills every month for her Maspeth, Queens home. Her crawl space didn't have any insulation and was drafty. Worse, the floor in her porch was sinking. She called Quality 1st Basement Systems for a free estimate on how to fix her porch floor and save money on her heating bills.

Crawl space specialist Nick Biris found that the porch floor was sinking because the crawl space beams below were sagging. He suggested waterproof insulation and SmartJack support beams for the crawl space. Foreman Jesus and his team installed CleanSpace vapor barrier in the crawl space to keep moisture out. In order to save Eileen money, they installed SilverGlo crawl space insulation. SilverGlo crawl space insulation uses graphite to reflect heat and keep warmth in. Then they installed SmartJack galvanized steel beams to support the sagging crawl space beams and push them back into place. Now Eileen is saving money on her heating bills and her porch floor is no longer sinking!

Warm Basement Flooring in East Elmhurst, Queens NY

Cheryl W. always had water coming into her East Elmhurst finished basemnet, but she thought nothing of it. Her basement floor was always cold and damp, and the space was uncomfortable. Her family was concerned and recommended she call Quality 1st Basement Systems for a free estimate on basement waterproofing. Basement specialist Kenny Tramutola came out to Cheryl's home and found signs of water damage on the basement floor. He suggested an internal basement drain, a sump pump, and waterproof basement flooring to keep the room dry and safe.

Quality 1st Basement Systems installed a WaterGuard basement drain. The WaterGuard is an internal drainage system that will not clog with outdoor mud, dirt, tree roots and other debris. After installation, it is covered with a layer of concrete to hide it from view. Cheryl loved the WaterGuard because it was invisible after installation. Then, the team installed an UltraSump sump pump so that the water could be pumped safely out of the home. The UltraSump sump pump is quiet but has a heavy duty motor and an airtight seal to keep out odors.

To replace the water damaged floors, Quality 1st Basement Systems installed ThermalDry waterproof flooring. ThermalDry basement flooring is made out of 100% waterproof materials. The tiling system makes installation easy, and cleaning is a breeze. Each piece can be removed to be wiped down or replaced. ThermalDry is raised from the cold concrete floor, keeping it up to ten degrees warmer. Now this basement is warm and inviting! The area is dry and the flooring looks amazing.

Wet Basement Fixed in Springfield Gardens, Queens NY

After heavy rains, this Springfield Gardens, Queens basement got up to four inches of water. The walls showed signs of water damage and the drywall was growing mold. Concerned about the mold growth, the homeowner called Quality 1st Basement Systems to inspect the property and fix it, fast!

Home inspector John Schweitzer suggested a new sump pump and waterproof basement walls to keep the basement safe and clean. Victor and his installation team installed a TripleSafe sump pump to keep water moving out of the basement. The TripleSafe has three pumps, a battery back up, and an alarm system to keep the home safe. They removed the damaged lower half of the basement walls and installed EverLast basement wall panels. EverLast basement wall panels are made out of waterproof, inorganic materials. Wood and drywall will rot and attract mold, but EverLast will never grow mold or mildew. The homeowner loves the bright look of EverLast! This basement no longer gets wet after rainstorms, and stays safe with the TripleSafe and EverLast basement wall panels.

Basement Crack Fixed in Cambria Heights, Queens

A homeowner in Cambria Heights, Queens, NY had a crack about a half inch wide running diagonally across the basement wall. During heavy rains, water came in through the crack and ran down the basement walls. Much to the homeowner's dismay, roots were starting to grow through the crack and mud was seeping in. After looking for a company to fix the problem, they called Quality 1st Basement Systems to waterproof and fix the crack.

Quality 1st Basement Systems installed Flexispan basement wall crack repair on the large crack. Unlike mortar-based fixed, Flexispan cannot crack. The application was smooth and easy, and once installed the leaking stop. Some moisture was on the basement wall, so the installation team added BrightWall basement wall covering. BrightWall is 100% waterproof and keeps moisture from coming through the basement walls. Now the leaking has stopped, roots are no longer coming through, and the work was all done in just one day!

4 Inch Sunken Slab Creates Tripping Hazard in Jackson Heights, NY

Sam, living in Jackson Heights, NY contacted Quality 1st Basement Systems after one of her small children tripped on their concrete patio in their backyard. Horrified that this type of accident could happen again, she wanted to get an expert over right away to solve the problem. Jeff Nero, a System Design Specialist from Quality 1st, drove out to Jackson heights , measure the sinking slab, and determined whether or not the team could raise it. Jeff measured the slab at about 4 inches of settlement which can be a big trip hazard for small children. Luckily, there was no tree roots causing the surrounded slabs to raise, therefore Polylevel Injection Foam would do just the trick.

 PolyLevel Foreman, Arturo Jacuinde and his crew, drilled small penny size holes in the concrete slab. Next, they injected the PolyLevel foam underneath the slab which expands and hardens raising the slab back to desired level. PolyLevel is more cost efficient and causes no disturbance to the environment around it since anyone can walk on the slab within 15 minutes after job completion. Instead of removing and replacing the entire patio area, PolyLevel quickly and safely lifts the slab back to level.

Sam was amazed at how fast and easy the entire processes was and was thankful the tripping hazard was removed. She appreciated how well the crew cleaned up after they were finished and was happy her children were  able to play in her backyard again. Sam became a satisfied customer and now tells all her friends about Quality 1st Basement Systems. 

Serving the following Queens County, NY zip codes
Corona 11368, Elmhurst 11373, Ridgewood 11385, Woodside 11377, Flushing 11355, Forest Hills 11375, Jackson Heights 11372, Jamaica 11432, Far Rockaway 11691, Jamaica 11434, Flushing 11354, Jamaica 11435, South Richmond Hill 11419, South Ozone Park 11420, Rego Park 11374, Fresh Meadows 11365, Flushing 11367, East Elmhurst 11370, Whitestone 11357, Woodhaven 11421, Springfield Gardens 11413, Astoria 11106, Astoria 11103, East Elmhurst 11369, Flushing 11358, Astoria 11105, Richmond Hill 11418, Maspeth 11378, Saint Albans 11412, Middle Village 11379, Oakland Gardens 11364, Astoria 11102, Jamaica 11433, Rosedale 11422, Hollis 11423, Ozone Park 11417, Bayside 11361, Sunnyside 11104, Howard Beach 11414, Long Island City 11101, Queens Village 11429, Ozone Park 11416, Queens Village 11427, College Point 11356, Rockaway Park 11694, Kew Gardens 11415, Queens Village 11428, Bayside 11360, Cambria Heights 11411, Arverne 11692, Jamaica 11436, Fresh Meadows 11366, Far Rockaway 11693, Little Neck 11362, Glen Oaks 11004, Breezy Point 11697, Floral Park 11005, Long Island City 11109, Little Neck 11363, Bellerose 11426, Jamaica 11430, Flushing 11371, Ridgewood 11386, Far Rockaway 11695, Elmhurst 11380, Jamaica 11451, Jamaica 11431, Jamaica 11424, Long Island City 11120, Jamaica 11405, Flushing 11381, Jamaica 11499, Jamaica 11425, Bayside 11359, Flushing 11351, Far Rockaway 11690, Flushing 11352, Jamaica 11439

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