The Waterproofing & Mold Removal Specialists Trusted Most By Lake Zurich, IL, Homeowners

A mold removal technician uses a moisture meter on a basement wall.Are you anxious about issues like pooling water or powerful musty odors coming from your basement or crawl space? You’re right to be concerned. For homes in Lake Zurich, Illinois, without proper waterproofing, it’s only a matter of time before problems like mold growth and structural problems arise. Even with proper waterproofing, issues like plumbing leaks can result in mold and deterioration of support structures that go unseen. As a homeowner, the best thing you can do when you notice a problem is to call a reliable professional to perform an inspection. Fortunately, this step is easy. Simply call Alliance Restoration—a standout among waterproofing and mold removal companies that local homeowners have trusted since 2006.

What Can We Do for You?

Alliance Restoration is certified with Clean Trust (IICRC) for mold remediation and water damage restoration. We always adhere to best practices and standard operating procedures, which not only ensures effective results, but also that health and safety remain top priorities throughout the process. As your waterproofing and mold removal company, we’ll start by providing a free consultation to determine the best way to address the problems you are experiencing. We can provide services for:


Depending on your needs, we can provide a variety of basement waterproofing solutions including crack repair, frozen discharge line protection, and sump pump and dehumidifier installation. Additionally, we offer comprehensive basement mold remediation services to restore healthy conditions.

Crawl Spaces

We offer full-service solutions for keeping your crawlspace dry and free from mold and pests. For example, crawl space sealing and encapsulation is a popular option that will provide year after year of effective results. We can also install specialized dehumidifiers, foam insulation, and more to address your specific concerns.


Certain issues, such as plumbing leaks, can cause water damage and mold growth that go unnoticed until it becomes a serious problem. We will work to completely eliminate mold while also addressing the cause to prevent future recurrences.


Alliance Restoration provides complete solutions for attic mold. In addition to mold removal, we can install insulation, proper ventilation, and more to prevent future problems. To provide you with peace of mind, we offer an industry-leading warranty.

Home Exteriors

Many interior mold problems actually start on the exterior of the home. Alliance Restoration installs products such as downspout drainage systems and sump pump drainage lines to stop water from infiltrating your home. What’s more, we can provide power- and soft-washing services to clean mold, mildew, and grime from your home’s exterior.

Frequently Asked Questions About Mold

When Should I Test for Mold?

If you already see obvious, visible mold it means you have a problem and you simply need to remove it following industry-standard guidelines. However, if you cannot see mold, then testing is not necessary. If visible mold is a concern in your home, you should contact a professional mold removal company in Lake Zurich, IL to identify the source and determine the next steps for mold remediation.

Can I Use an Over-the-Counter Mold Test Kit?

If you have a specific concern about health or indoor air quality and want to test for mold, Alliance Restoration utilizes a third-party, trustworthy, and accurate company. To give you peace of mind, a mold and air quality sample can be taken before and after mold remediation. Once the mold removal process is complete, we will provide you data that the air quality in your home is back to normal and safe. We are also an ISEAI IEC member.

How Does the Mold Removal Process Work?

Professional mold removal can ensure the best quality of human health & safety in the home. Alliance Restoration will inspect your home to identify the source of your mold problem. Leaky plumbing, cracks in your foundation, or even an encapsulation can cause mold to grow. Using proven techniques, combined with industry-suggested methods, we can remove mold from your home and make it safe again.


Mold Removal with Testing

Often times leaky plumbing is the cause for mold growth in your home. View our mold removal case studies including before and after pictures and testimonials.

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Mold Removal without Testing

Basement removal service often involves dehumidification and spray foam insulation.

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Mold Removal Process in Lake Zurich, IL

Alliance uses Standard Operating Procedures to comply with our Health & Safety Program, no matter the scope of the mold remediation project. We ensure that every mold removal project meets the highest industry standards.

Alliance Restoration performs home mold removal in Lake Zurich includes the following goals:

  1. Safety and Health
  2. Mold Control, Removal & Prevention
  3. Project Documentation

Step one in the mold removal process is to identify moisture and mold sources in the home or office building. Mold can not grow without enough moisture, so identifying and repairing moisture problems is the first step in the home mold remediation process to prevent future mold. The results of this inspection will help decide what the next steps in the process should be, including

  1. Foundation crack repair
  2. Spray foam insulation
  3. Basement dehumidification

We reduce the danger of mold moving to other areas of the home by installing mold containment curtains and isolation barriers. The removal of contaminated items is imperative in the mold treatment process.

Alliance Restoration offers free mold and moisture consultation to homeowners and businesses in Lake Zurich.

Alliance Restoration, Inc. is trained and certified by the American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC), and the Clean Trust. We are also an ISEAI IEC member.

Now that you have an overview of our home mold remediation process, you can explore two of our main focus areas in the home: attic mold removal and basement and crawl space mold clean up.

Basement and Attic Mold Removal Services


Do you have mold in your attic? Can you smell an odor in the attic? Is your wood framing, roof and insulation wet? These are commonly what we find when we are called out to a home or business for attic mold inspections.



Do you smell a stale odor in your home? Does this odor become more prominent in the basement or crawl space? If you thoroughly inspect your basement and crawl space, are you able to see mold growth on the floor, walls, around windows, or on the floor joists?


Pro Tip:

Molds can trigger asthma attacks. Allergic symptoms include: sneezing, runny nose, red eyes, and skin rash. Source from Alliance Restoration is committed to helping individuals with environmentally acquired illnesses and we’re a member of the ISEAII. Our professionals will examine basements, attics, and crawl spaces in your home, identify risky environmental exposure in your home, and offer safer, chemical-free mold remediation options.

Learn More

Learn more about what sets Alliance Restoration apart from other waterproofing and mold removal companies serving Lake Zurich, IL, by contacting us today. We’d be happy to answer any questions you may have and schedule your free consultation.

Our Reviews

Villa Park, IL

“Very Professional. Crew that did the job were so hard working. They did an excellent job. They leveled the floor in the crawlspace, installed drain tile and installed a sump pit and pump. They also encapsulated the crawlspace with a heavy vapor barrier.”

Debra S. / Very Professional
Great Company to Work With

“Great company to work with. They did a great job! They were very quick to respond and were able to schedule an appointment in a relatively short period of time. Great customer service and the workers did a spectacular job throughout the whole process and were very nice to work with. Thanks!!”

Christopher & Kirsten C. / Elk Grove Village, IL
Better Than A++

“These guys are better than A++. We had a small water leak in out finished basement and before we knew it we had mold growth. Alliance performed the remediation work and found and fixed two foundation cracks as well. I would definitely use Alliance again and recommend them to others.”

Vincent P. / Arlington Heights, IL
Best Company We Have Worked With

“Alliance Restoration Inc. is by far the best company we have worked with from start to finish. They cleaned and treated our basement floor. They were very responsive over the phone and provided accurate detail and were patient with each question I had. The crew was extremely hard working and meticulous with his work.”

Arthur C. / Rolling Meadows, IL
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