Plumbing Repairs – Prevent a Water Damage Disaster

Plumbing Repairs – Prevent a Water Damage Disaster

Don’t Delay Plumbing Repairs That Can Create a Catastrophe The cost of repairs for a beautiful hardwood floor damaged by water can be in the thousands of dollars. In addition, the water damage can pose some serious health risks as it may create such conditions where mold can grow easily. If you own a house…

DIY Water Damage Restoration on a Budget

If you need DIY water damage restoration and are on a limited budget, or if the water damage is minimal you may want to consider doing it yourself. At Gold Coast Flood Restorations we make it possible for you to rent out our structural drying equipment so you can save money do- it-yourself. Calls us…

Crawlspace Mold Detection and Remediation

60% of Homes Have Crawlspace Mold Mold can be precarious threat to your business or home and its inhabitants. The health risks which are associated with the exposure to the common strains of mold spores include: respiratory infections and irritations, eye or skin reactions, and different neurological issues like listlessness, migraines and attention or memory…

What is a Water Damage Assessment?

After a fire or flood in your home, it is necessary to take a water damage assessment to determine the extent of the damage to your home. The best way to do this is to contact both your homeowners’ insurance agent and a professional restoration company so they can send experts to your home to…

How Mold Remediation Specialists Find and Remove Mold

How our Specialists Remove Mold If you suspect that you have mold problem, you should get your property inspected and tested by a mold remediation specialist for what may be hazardous mold. Here is what you can expect: Upon arriving at the property, the mold remediation specialist will start by taking the outside air samples in…

Protect Your Home from Storm Flood Damage

Storm flood damage is the No. 1 culprit that weakens your home’s foundation and the very core that holds your house together. You’ve heard about core strength for your body. Well, storm flood damage hits at the core strength of your house, eventually causing serious structural damage. Damp wood invites termites and carpenter ants; plus, it causes…

Is Toxic Mold Causing You to Have Sick Building Syndrome?

Toxic mold syndrome can materialize itself in many different ways. A few of the signs connected with toxic mold consist of such things as itchy, watery eyes, being well when you are far from the building, pregnancy issues and occurrences of cancer. The list of symptoms is fairly far ranging and reveals that they can…

Bathroom Water Damage

by Matt Goering If you have bathroom water damage in your home, there’s a series of steps you need to follow to solve your problem. These include identifying the source of the damage, fixing that problem and then dealing with the water damage itself. Finding the Source of Your Water Damage Water damage is not…

Protect Your Home from El Niño Storms and Flood Damage

  An enormous El Niño off the coast of Peru continues to gain strength and has weather experts anticipating more than a 60% probability of a wet winter for San Diego throughout the months of January, February and March. Authorities in Southern California are scrambling to prepare, including cleaning out basins and making sure roadways…

Flooding and Water Damage Protection for your Home

7 Tips for Home Flooding and Water Damage Protection By: Elizabeth Eckhart It’s an El Nino year in California which with drought relief it can also bring severe storms, heavy rain, and flooding which can result in costly water damage to your home and the loss of valuable possessions. Here are seven tips to help protect…

Prevent Flood Damage – Flush Water Heaters Once a Year

Water heaters are a major source of household flooding. If you have discovered bad odors coming from your water; smells like sulfur or rotten eggs, it could be bacteria inside the hot water holding tank. In time, your heating unit can collect this sediment consisting of sand, gravel, grit, and different mineral deposits. This accumulation…

How to Prevent Mold Infestations

  It’s never good news when you discover a mold infestation in your home. From Angie’s List Mold removal services are costly, and the process is lengthy. Not to mention, the presence of mold in your home can lead to serious health hazards including allergies, asthma, wheezing and so forth. Mold can also damage your…

Water Mitigation Services San Diego CA

It is the worst nightmare of every home owner – coming back home from holiday break and finding that your home is damaged from burst pipe as you were not home early on to catch the damage. The water damage from a leaky pipe could be extensive as damage from the burst pipe may go…

Clean Your Home’s Gutter Twice a Year to Prevent Flood Damage

You Can Prevent Flood Damage By Keeping your Gutters Clear Water damage caused by a household flood is the second largest accident claim a homeowner may have to make and one way you can help prevent flood damage is by keeping your rooftop gutters clean to allow rainwater to flow properly. From Angielist.com Don’t fall down on…

Floods – The 3 Scariest Things That Put Your House at Risk

Household Floods Lead to Mold, Cracked Foundations and Decaying Beams A home might have any number of scary structural problems, from mold to a cracked foundation to decaying beams. But what really gets home inspectors’ blood boiling? “The three things that are going to damage your house most are water, water, and water,” says Larry Stamp, owner of Cameo Home Inspection Services in Olympia, WA.…

Understanding and Preventing Mold Damage

What are molds? Molds are the fungi which are found both outdoors as well as indoors. The exact number of the species of fungi is not known but the estimates are that there are somewhere between tens of thousands to 3 hundred thousand or even more. The molds best grow in the humid, warm and…

Prevent Mold from Damaging Your Home and Health

The services of mold removal are costly and have a lengthy process. Not to mention, presence of the mold in the home can cause serious health problems including asthma, wheezing, allergies and many more. Prevention is the best way of avoiding the growth and spread of mold. How to prevent mold The following are some guidelines…

Drying Out After Water Damage

Many items can be salvaged within 48 hours after water damage Drying out after water damage should top any cleanup priority list. If you can dry items within 48 hours, you might salvage many goods, and avoid mold and rust. 1. Move air naturally: If humidity isn’t too high, open windows and doors to start…

Watch Your Water Bill to Prevent Soaring Water Damage Costs

Hidden Plumbing Leaks Can Create Major Water Damage Costs With numerous plumbing pipes hidden behind walls and in the floors  of your home, you might not know there’s a leak up until the damage is done. That’s why it’s a good idea to keep a close eye on your month-to-month water bill. If you see…

Water Intrusion: Protect Your Home from Water Seeping in from Outside

Exterior Flood Damage An important aspect of durability of a home is effective management of water. Having and attractive exterior finishing makes home look good, but you cannot rely on those to give flawless protection from flood damage. None of the exterior finishes, be it stucco, siding or brick is water proof. Stucco and brick are…

Mike Belk, and the Gold Coast employees who did an outstanding job of eliminating water damage from a flood at my house are to be commended. You were on hand before, during, and after the job finished. I certainly will recommend Gold Coast to anyone who is in need of your services.

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Elizabeth M

Mike Belk, and the Gold Coast employees who did an outstanding job of eliminating water damage from a flood at my house are to be commended. You were on hand before, during, and after the job finished. I certainly will recommend Gold Coast to anyone who is in need of your services.
The ONLY Flood & Mold Specialists in San Diego I would EVER use!

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Maria

The ONLY Flood & Mold Specialists in San Diego I would EVER use!
Excellent follow thru. Kept us informed every step . Showed up when they said they would. Helped us understand the insurance issues and fought for us when the insurance company hesitated to assist us or pay for services. I literally could not have done this without Gold Coast being there for us! Thank You Very Much Dale Baldridge

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Dale B

Excellent follow thru. Kept us informed every step . Showed up when they said they would. Helped us understand the insurance issues and fought for us when the insurance company hesitated to assist us or pay for services. I literally could not have done this without Gold Coast being there for us! Thank You Very View Full →
Very professional and extremely knowledgable! Highly recommended!

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Melissa S

Very professional and extremely knowledgable! Highly recommended!
I've used you guys twice now, and have been very happy with the service. On our initial encounter (hot water heater replacement), I got numerous quotes and you guys were consistent with the going rate. I feel comfortable calling you for any future problems that I may encounter. Thanks

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I’ve used you guys twice now, and have been very happy with the service. On our initial encounter (hot water heater replacement), I got numerous quotes and you guys were consistent with the going rate. I feel comfortable calling you for any future problems that I may encounter. Thanks
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San Diego Water Damage and Mold Remediation Specialists


WE ARE SAN DIEGO’S WATER DAMAGE RESTORATION AND MOLD REMEDIATION SPECIALISTS AND OUR PASSION IS TO EXPERTLY AND COMPASSIONATELY ASSIST CUSTOMERS THROUGHOUT THEIR SAN DIEGO WATER DAMAGE AND MOLD REMEDIATION SITUATIONS.

We as water damage and mold remediation specialists recognize the emotional distress you may be under during this time and we feel compelled to do all we can to make sure your project will go as smoothly as possible.

We’re committed to excellent service in every aspect of the job. From the initial water damage phone call through project completion, you’ll find the highest degree of professionalism, pledge to work around your schedule, and an assurance to solve your flood or mold problems with as little disruption as possible. Whether it be water damage from a roof leak, slab leak, pipe leak or sewage backup, Gold Coast Flood Restorations is here for you.

We are San Diego’s water and mold remediation specialists when it comes to water damage caused by rain. Don’t wait to call us if you experience a roof leak or drainage intrusion from a recent storm. Our skilled technicians can assess your water damage situation and begin drying to avoid a mold problem.

Centrally located, we service all of San Diego County’s water damage and mold remediation needs, 24 hours per day and 7 days per week.

Gold Coast Flood & Mold Specialists is Currently the #1 ranked San Diego Water Damage Restoration & Mold Remediation company in San Diego County. We are proud to be celebrating our 25th Anniversary this year!! We thank all of our happy customers for spreading the word about our services. Please call today for more information.





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Bathroom Water Damage

by Matt Goering If you have bathroom water damage in your home, there's a series of steps you need to follow to solve your problem. These include identifying the source of the damage, fixing that problem and then dealing with the water damage itself. Finding the Source of Your Water Damage Water damage is not always easy to figure out. If you have a broken pipe or fixture out in the open, you can count yourself lucky. Do your best to control the water leak, turn off the water to your home and call in a plumber immediately to come out and fix your ...
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Protect Your Home from El Niño Storms and Flood Damage

  An enormous El Niño off the coast of Peru continues to gain strength and has weather experts anticipating more than a 60% probability of a wet winter for San Diego throughout the months of January, February and March. Authorities in Southern California are scrambling to prepare, including cleaning out basins and making sure roadways are ready for the big winter storms. Is your home prepared for all of the rain this winter? Here are some methods you can prevent flood damage to your home. Ways to Prevent Flood Damage from Storms 1. Take care of leaks immediately. Leaky roofs and foundation cracks permit ...
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Flooding and Water Damage Protection for your Home

7 Tips for Home Flooding and Water Damage Protection By: Elizabeth Eckhart It's an El Nino year in California which with drought relief it can also bring severe storms, heavy rain, and flooding which can result in costly water damage to your home and the loss of valuable possessions. Here are seven tips to help protect your home from flooding and water damage. Tip #1: Inspect and Repair Your Roof A leaky roof can cause a lot more damage to your house than unsightly water stains on the ceiling. Roof leaks keep attic insulation wet, which can lead to rot and mold. The unseen damage caused ...
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Prevent Flood Damage – Flush Water Heaters Once a Year

Water heaters are a major source of household flooding. If you have discovered bad odors coming from your water; smells like sulfur or rotten eggs, it could be bacteria inside the hot water holding tank. In time, your heating unit can collect this sediment consisting of sand, gravel, grit, and different mineral deposits. This accumulation can decrease the amount your water heater holds, develop a variety of interesting sounds, and lower the effectiveness of your unit. The accumulation of sediment at the bottom can solidify and sometimes block the drain valve. Pipes, valves and connections wear out and cause leaks. Since water heaters ...
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Floods – The 3 Scariest Things That Put Your House at Risk

Household Floods Lead to Mold, Cracked Foundations and Decaying Beams A home might have any number of scary structural problems, from mold to a cracked foundation to decaying beams. But what really gets home inspectors’ blood boiling? “The three things that are going to damage your house most are water, water, and water,” says Larry Stamp, owner of Cameo Home Inspection Services in Olympia, WA. After all, most of those “scary structural problems” stem from household floods. Mold? Give it up for water. Cracked foundation? There are many causes, but a main one is water. And decaying beams? Almost certainly water. If you’re concerned about moisture-driven maladies, we recommend calling in a licensed home inspector. But if you’re not sure ...
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Understanding and Preventing Mold Damage

What are molds? Molds are the fungi which are found both outdoors as well as indoors. The exact number of the species of fungi is not known but the estimates are that there are somewhere between tens of thousands to 3 hundred thousand or even more. The molds best grow in the humid, warm and damp conditions. It spreads and reproduces by making the spores. The spores of mold can survive the harsh conditions of environment like dry conditions, but normal growth of mold is not supported in such conditions. In case mold is a problem in one’s business or home, it ...
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Where Does Mold Grow?

Do you have signs of mold in your home or workplace? You could be living  or working in a building with mold right now.  Just because you can’t see mold doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist inside the places we live, work and play.  Many times mold manifests in dark tucked away places, places that would be virtually impossible to detect without a professional mold inspection. Some of the most common places mold is found are those places we can’t see like the back side of dry wall, the top side of ceiling tiles, on carpet and carpet pads, in damp areas that ...
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Why is mold growing in my home?

How to prevent and solve mold growth in your home. Molds are part of the natural environment. Outdoors, molds play a part in nature by breaking down dead organic matter such as fallen leaves and dead trees, but indoors, mold growth should be avoided. Molds reproduce by means of tiny spores; the spores are invisible to the naked eye and float through outdoor and indoor air. Mold may begin growing indoors when mold spores land on surfaces that are wet. There are many types of mold, and none of them will grow without water or moisture. Mold is found both indoors and ...
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San Diego Winter Storm Water Damage Repair

Some of you are going to soon need water damage repair. This morning San Diego is experiencing the first winter storm of the season.  As the rain is falling heavily around the County, roofs are leaking and water is intruding into homes and businesses.  Should you experience a roof leak or exterior water penetration, DON'T PANIC.  Call Gold Coast Flood Restorations at 888-373-9243 for immediate assistance. Water damage from a roof leak can affect drywall, baseboards, cabinetry, hardwood flooring and personal contents. Prompt treatment of the affected areas is critical in preventing mold damage that will require even more costly mold remediation ...
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Water Damage Remediation: What it is and Why to Call the Pros

Water damage restoration is the process of restoring a property back to pre-loss condition after sustaining any level of water damage. Water damage describes a large number of possible losses caused by water intruding where it will enable attack of a material or system by destructive processes such as rotting of wood, growth, rusting of steel, de-laminating of materials such as plywood, and many, many others. The damage may be imperceptibly slow and minor such as water spots that could eventually mar a surface, or it may be instantaneous and catastrophic such as flooding. However fast it occurs, water damage is a ...
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Fire Causes Office Building to Flood in Kearny Mesa

Gold Coast Flood on NBC 7 News Kearny Mesa Fire Cleanup and Water Damage Control   Gold Coast Flood Restorations was recently featured on the San Diego news at NBC channel 7. The San Diego water damage company came to emergency rescue to clean up the mess after fire trucks put out a fire in a commercial office building in the Kearney Mesa area. Huge flooding is often a problem after firefighters put out a fire using their high pressure and very high volume water hoses. These fire hoses output over 60 gallons per minute of water. That’s WAY more water than your ...
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How Much Water Makes A Flood?

What types of “water leaking situations” can cause a water damage ‘flood’  to a building? The most common flood damage San Diego scenarios include: plumbing leaks, worn out roofing, poor weather, backup due to landscape changes, and lack of maintenance of heating and AC systems. Other types of situations that can cause a ‘flood’ to occur in your home are broken fish tanks, waterbeds leaking, washing machine lines breaking, critters that eat through refrigeration lines to automatic ice makers, windows and skylights that have broken seals thus letting rain water in, and even main lines that run water into your home that have ...
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