Locate & Stop The Leak
Our certified technicians will utilize the latest leak detecting & moisture reading technology to identify active leaks and sources of water intrusion that can cause serious damage to a building and materials. Major water damage can be caused by failures in plumbing, HVAC and waterproofing systems.
Extract The Water
Our technicians will then extract & remove water and moisture from affected areas. Materials that are non-salvageable will be carefully removed and disposed of safely. Immediate water extraction is essential in ensuring a proper drying solution.
Drying & Dehumidification
Safeway’s technicians will use the latest industry air movers and dehumidifiers that will help ensure the most effective and efficient drying solution to your property. Proper equipment set up, humidity and temperature monitoring is essential to ensuring that a job is dried effectively.
Cleaning & Sanitizing
Our team will apply the necessary treatments to building materials to ensure that your property is safe and clean for occupants to return. Whether the job requires antibacterial, disinfectant or antimicrobial applications, Safeway Restoration’s cleaning and sanitation solutions will help ensure no further exposure to bacteria, viruses or mold.
Water and Mold Restoration
Frequently Asked Questions
What if I have a flood in the middle of the night?
We are a 24-hour emergency water extraction and restoration company. Our team will arrive at your property as promptly as possible to ensure that all emergency mitigation measures are addressed immediately.
Can I dry my property by myself?
It is highly recommended that a professionally trained and IICRC certified company perform all emergency water extraction and mitigation. Safeway utilizes industry leading equipment and technologies to ensure a proper drying solution.
How long does it take to dry my property?
Generally, the drying and dehumidification process can take 3-5 days to be completely dried properly. However, depending on the severity of the loss, it may take longer.
If I don’t dry my property, will mold start to grow?
Typically, mold growth can begin to occur within the first 24-48 hours of a water loss exposure. It is imperative to quickly begin the water extraction and water removal process with the property drying strategies it help prevent possible mold infestation. Safeway Restoration is also licensed to perform mold remediation services.
This is the first step in mitigating water damage and the one which reduces drying time. Our professionally trained and certified team will respond quickly to contain the water, assess the extent of the damage, and develop a comprehensive plan for water extraction and dryout that won’t further interfere with your business’ day to day operations.
A leaking roof may cause unwanted water intrusion into a building resulting in future problematic issues such as water damaged materials on ceilings, walls, floors & contents. If left unmitigated other problems can arise such as microbial growth.
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. Safeway Restoration is licensed and certified for all mold remediation services whether large or small.
Our technicians use the most advanced and innovative technology to identify water leaks and areas of a building affected by moisture. In combination with moisture meters and advanced infrared & thermal imaging technology, we can identify and map affected areas that the naked eye can not visibly see.
Water that overflows from a sewer, toilet, or drain carries harmful pathogens such as bacteria and viruses. This water is considered dangerous as it is labeled Category 3 . Human exposure to Category 3 water, may result in illness or even fatality.
Plumbing leaks cause the majority of water damage in buildings. Whether it be a burst water supply pipe inside a wall or under a floor, or just a leaking shower valve. Safeway Restoration will effectively mitigate and restore after a plumbing leak.
Backups, overflows, supply line and appliance leaks are just some of the leaks commonly found in your kitchen. In most cases the water leak in your kitchen will be trapped behind or under the cabinets and wall cavities. Getting to these areas can be tricky. We use state of the art equipment and techniques to reach these areas and prevent further damage from occurring.
Safeway Restoration mitigates water damage caused by HVAC leaks that occur as a result of condensation of air ducts, air hander leaking units and drain discharges. Immediate restoration strategies are essential in avoiding further damage to a building and it’s contents.
A broken fire sprinkler head expels approximately 24 gallons of water per minute. Now, imagine the extent of the damage that much water can cause to your business. Safeway Restoration will immediately mobilize to extract the water and salvage all affected items of your business, including your inventory and contents.
A major cause of water damage can arise from a failure of a household appliance such as a dishwasher or washing machine. For years property owners have relied on Safeway Restoration to immediately arrive and prevent further damage to property through thermal imagery mapping ,water extraction, dehumidification and other mitigation methods.
Water Heater Leaks
A water heater leak can go undetected for days before being noticed. Water can intrude and damage materials such as tile flooring, base moldings, drywall and cabinets as a result. Safeway Restoration services may include the draining & removal of the existing water heater unit, water extraction, moisture mapping, dehumidification and other restoration strategies.
Flood & Storm
Safeway Restoration is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The staff at Safeway Restoration provides various emergency services after a major catastrophe, such as emergency board ups, water extraction, contents removal & storage, demolition and damaged material removal services.
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.
Property managers depend and trust Safeway Restoration after their buildings are affected from water, smoke, fire, and even a mold. Our professions work with associations and managers to ensure that all damages are properly addressed.
Safeway Restoration is a full service commercial water extraction, structural drying and restoration company. We provide 24/7 emergency service to commercial and residential property loss mitigation for water damage, fire damage, smoke, or damage caused by natural disaster.
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.
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:…. “