American Response Team


Water Damage Specialists - Mold Remediation Specialists - Fire Clean Up Specialists.

Serving San Diego County California

24/7 Immediate Response To The Entire
San Diego County Area

BBB A+ rated and HomeAdvisor award winning company

Since its inception, American Response Team has set the standard in water damage restoration. Our methods and processes for San Diego water damage cleanup exceed the industry standard. After a storm, a burst pipe, or other disasters that results in flooding, water damage is a very real possibility. The first thing you should do is call our professional water damage restoration team so that we can mitigate, prevent, or repair any damage. By using state-of-the-art equipment to ensure the best results for your home, we can handle the difficult water removal tasks quickly and efficiently. Seven days a week, 365 days a year, daytime or nighttime, our water damage San Diego team quickly responds so you can get your life back to normal.


Services To The Entire San Diego County Area

Our mission is to provide excellent service that aligns with our core values of integrity, reliability, rapid response, respect and professionalism to all people. Our goal is to continue to grow every day through hard work and dedication to all of our clients.

American Response Team

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American Response Team specializes in the restoration of damages caused by water, fire and mold. The firm is nationally certified and registered with the IICRC (Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration.) All technicians are certified and registered with a minimal certification of a WRT (Water Restoration Technician) certification. The firm itself holds certifications in WRT, FSRT (Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician) and AMRT (Applied Microbial Remediation Technician.) Our company is licensed, bonded and insured.



  •   Again, American Response for another toilet overflow. I used them again and Felipe, the  foreman for removal did a fantastic job. Im in the middle of a lot of life... read more

    thumb stephanie l.

      The real deal. American Response Team came through for us big time. Damage from a water leak was extensive. It forced them to rip apart a large portion of our... read more

    thumb Burke M.

      We had an amazing experience with American Response Team! When we had a major mold issue in our house, and were overwhelmed by all the things needed, this company saved... read more

    thumb Alena R.
  •   This year unfortunately I had experienced 2 water damage losses and 1 fire damage loss to my rental condos.  Fortunately, on all 3 incidents I used American Response for their... read more

    thumb Pauline Tran S.

      Kuddos to Felipe Gaypsso for being so efficient , knowledgeable and personable! We highly  recommend him!   He came to our house in a speedy response and gave us perfect... read more

    thumb M D.

      They helped up with our upstairs master bathroom leak which ended up leaking into the laundry room below and involved our insurance company.  It took a long time (not their... read more

    thumb JR F.
  •   Absolutely professional service , I called for an evaluation because I wasn't sure my damage was extensive enough for an insurance claim. They came out right way and identified damage... read more

    thumb Valley C.

      Experiencing a fire in your home is undoubtedly one of the most devastating events one can go through. Personally, I had never encountered such a situation before, but American Response... read more

    thumb Michael S.

      The company American Response team was been great.  The lead technician Jonathan Trybula was couteous, professional,  friendly and very prompt (he always came in the hour window he gave, usually... read more

    thumb Steff B.
  •   We always call American Response Team when we need help with water damages for our customers, they are responsive, professional and we know we can trust them to take care... read more

    thumb Jonathan D.

      Felipe was awesome in taking care of a flood in the wall in my bathroom!
    Took care of it immediately on a Sunday!
    Very patient and thorough. Walked me through... read more

    thumb Eve Marie M.

      Awesome guys. Had a pipe break under my slab, came out in the middle of the night to diagnose the problem and setup mitigation equipment. Very flexible, knowledgeable and professional.... read more

    thumb Tyler G.
  •   Erik responded the Saturday of Labor Day Weekend! He arrived promptly as the plumber was cleaning up. Erik clearly described the steps that would take place over the next few... read more

    thumb Adelaide R.

      Great restoration business, went above and beyond to address the issue. From the owner to the field reps, all were friendly and customer oriented. They made sure the work was... read more

    thumb Kim F.

      I am super happy with the service from this company. My plumber recommended them and they did not disappoint. Both of my bathrooms had water damage and they did everything... read more

    thumb Erin T.
  •   The plumber we called for our leaking shower, referred us to American Response Team. A special shout-out to Manny G. for his quick response to our residence. He diagnosed our... read more

    thumb Lonnie D.

      We had American Response Team out in 2023 to fix water damage caused by a leak in the wall. It wasn't a great situation to be going through, but I... read more

    thumb Nick L.

      This is an awesome company!  Jonathan came out to help us with a problem in a bathroom.  He came the morning after we called and was very honest about the... read more

    thumb Lynn M.
  •   We were on vacation and came home to a broken pipe with water damage throughout our house.  Our Plumber recommended American Response Team and they have been amazing.  My first... read more

    thumb Karen B.
  • I found American Response Team on yelp after I flooded my kitchen. Sean Meadows, the lead technician came out the same day & told us exactly what the next steps... read more

    thumb Briana Palitz
    December 10, 2020

    I appreciate the quality of care that American Response Team used when helping us navigate the ins and outs of a water leak in our house. Erik was extremely... read more

    thumb Laura Cross
    March 22, 2021

    Recently, the bottom of one of our lower cabinets in the kitchen completely collapsed. As we were removing the items from the cabinet, we realized all of the wood was... read more

    thumb Rachel G
    September 13, 2020
  • American Response Team is awesome, especially Eric Anaya the lead technician. He explained the process of demo, mitigation and everything else in detail. He was responsive and reassuring. The entire... read more

    thumb Melanie Domingo
    May 4, 2021

    I highly recommend American Response Team. Charles Zemke is the best in the industry! From beginning to end he has been amazingly helpful in answering all my questions.... read more

    thumb Finders keeperz
    April 7, 2021


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Damage Repair & Cleanup, Water Removal Services.

We are an emergency water damage company that provides service to all residential and commercial water damage victims throughout San Diego and the surrounding areas. If you have flooding of any kind, we will rapidly and effectively solve the problem on short notice. We not only fix the original problem, but we make sure that any affected area is professionally cleaned, deodorized and sanitized. Our San Diego County water damage experts are available to handle any crisis Seven days a week, 365 days a year, daytime or nighttime. We quickly respond to get your life back to normal. Don’t hesitate, call us today!

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