Find The Source
Our certified technicians utilize the latest technology to identify sources of moisture that can cause mold growth. Mold is usually a direct result of higher levels of moisture and humidity that can be caused by failures in plumbing, HVAC and waterproofing systems.
Safeway Restoration consults with the top hygienists in the industry to insure the highest quality testing and lab results. A comprehensive mold testing report is prepared to include specific data reflecting mold spore counts, species and a recommended mold remediation protocol to be followed during the remediation and mold removal process.
Remove & Remediation
Our certified technicians carefully follow the mold remediation protocol to insure that all aspects such as: containment, removal of contaminated materials and indoor air quality are addressed to ensure that the building’s environment is safe for all occupants to return.
Mold Remediation Specialists
Frequently Asked Mold Questions
How long does mold take to grow?
Mold begins to visibly appear on surfaces within 24-72 hours of exposure to water. A small drip drop water leak inside a wall or a roof can be the cause of a major mold infestation.
Is mold making me sick?
Many symptoms related to mold exposure may be; dizziness, allergies, sneezing, allergic reactions to the skin, cloudy thinking and lack of energy. Safeway Restoration recommends that anyone who believes they are affected by mold seek the attention of a medical professional.
What are some types of mold?
These stachybotrys molds grow on high cellulose material such as wood, wicker, hay, paper and cardboard. They are also commonly called ‘black mold’ and sometimes ‘toxic black mold’. This mould requires very wet or high humid conditions for days or weeks in order to grow. Common symptoms in humans are dermatitis, pain and inflammation of the mucous membranes, burning sensation in nasal passages, tightness of the chest, cough, nose bleeds, fever, headache and fatigue.
These aspergillus molds can lead to aspergillus sinusitis. Aspergillus is the most common household mold. There are over 185 species of Aspergillus and 22 species are known to cause human illness. Aspergillus fumigatus is the most isolated species followed by Aspergillus flavus. They can be found in almost any home or office. Most are allergens or toxic. Aspergillus are associated with numerous respiratory disorders as well as infections of the ear and eye. Four known aspergillus mold varieties are aflatoxins, and one of the most carcinogenic substances yet discovered, more toxic than many known industrial carcinogens. They are also the most studied molds in medical research.
Residential Mold Removal
Returning to a safe, clean and restored home is everyone’s concern after a major water loss. At Safeway Restoration, we pride in making sure your home looks and feels the way it did before the damage occurred. Call us today for an inspection of your damages.
HOA Mold Specialists
Property Managers and Board Members alike, depend on and trust Safeway Restoration when their buildings are affected from the damaging effects of water, smoke, fire, and even mold. Our professionals work with Associations, Boards and Managers to ensure that all damages are properly addressed.
Commercial & Industrial
Safeway Restoration is a full service commercial water extraction, structural drying and restoration company. We provide 24/7 emergency service to commercial and industrial properties experiencing water damage, fire damage, smoke, mold, and other damages caused by natural disasters. Safeway will get you up and running, so you can get back to business in no time at all.
Mold Insurance Claims
Safeway Restoration’s professionals are experienced and trained in working on all insurance claim projects. Our team carefully inspects and documents all affected areas and all property that is damaged.
Before filing your insurance claim, make sure you call Safeway Restoration
Our services can be billed to your insurance carrier directly. Safeway Restoration has performed a variety of insurance claim jobs for:
- Single family homeowner’s insurance claims
- Condominium unit owner insurance claims
- Commercial building insurance claims for property managers & Homeowner Associations
- Business insurance claims for restaurants and retail stores
Insurance companies understand that Safeway Restoration will protect and prevent further damage for their policyholders. We know you have a lot going on, especially after a loss. Let us carefully document, log and create the necessary reports that are required to ensure that your insurance claim is properly presented and justified. Insurance companies and their adjusters trust Safeway Restoration to properly restore and protect your insured property whether it be damaged due to water, fire or mold.
Key Biscayne, FL
“I called Safeway Restoration after we identified a mold problem in our house. Skip came out on a Saturday of a holiday weekend. He was completely professional, reasonable and very helpful. I have worked with remediation companies through work and Safeway Restoration is a cut above. He checked all the potential problem areas, recommended the low-cost solution of applying an anti-microbial spray ourselves to a couple of minor problem areas and a HEPA air filter for our house…. “
“Last week my home endured a Category 3 loss. That’s industry jargon for “my floors, walls, and furniture are flooded with floating feces pieces and freaking sewage water!” Despite the fact that my insurance company should have a vested interest to maximize what’s salvaged and mitigating home damages as quickly as possible, they dragged their feet and I was left cluelessly searching for a pro to come in and clean up the mess. Fortunately, I stumbled across Safeway who I called to come dry out my walls, remove damaged sections of walls and fixtures and sanitize. Basically, they made my home safe for my wife, me and my unborn baby to live in again…. “
“As a first time homeowner, I’ve never encountered mold. When I saw a black patch “spreading” on my wall, I initially thought – oh, that’s my dog getting her paws all over everything. But out of worry, I sent a picture of it to a couple of my coworkers who had dealt with mold in the past.
Properly alarmed, I started looking for a mold remediation specialist. Called and researched a number of folks before trying Safeway.
My contact with Skip has been awesome. He worked with me to set up a time and day when he could stop by; I texted my info to his phone (which I liked vs having to have someone repeat/repeat what my info is); and he came on time within his 1 hour window. He explained his process:…. “