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About Us

Emergency Restoration Services LLC offers both residential and commercial mold remediation and water damage restoration solutions, serving South Eastern Virginia and North Eastern North Carolina areas. We have years of experience in the area in many types of environments and with many levels of damage. We are a family owned and operated business offering 24/7 emergency water damage service. Our highly trained staff uses environmentally safe products and processes to resolve all types of mold and water damage issues.

How We Train Our Team

Emergency Restoration Services LLC. takes great pride in ensuring that each of our mold inspectors and remediation specialists undergoes extensive training and receives industry approved certifications before entering any of our customer's homes. When choosing ERS, you will have peace of mind that only highly trained professionals are resolving your mold removal and water damage needs. Currently, each of our mold removal specialists must complete the following before joining the ERS Team:

Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration (IICRC)

The IICRC is a certification and standard-setting non-profit organization for the inspection, cleaning and restoration industries. In partnership with regional and international trade associates, the IICRC serves more than 25 countries with offices in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Japan.

Water Restoration Technician

The Water Damage Restoration Technician course is designed to teach restoration personnel that performs remediation work to give them a better concept of water damage, it’s effects and techniques for drying of structures. This course gives personnel the background to understand the procedures necessary to deal with water losses, sewer backflows, and contamination such as mold.

Applied Microbial Remediation Technician

(Prerequisite: IICRC Certification in WRT) The Applied Microbial Remediation Technician course covers mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals engaged in property management, property restoration, IEQ investigations or other related professions.

Applied Structural Drying Technician

(Prerequisite: IICRC Certification in WRT) The IICRC-approved Applied Structural Drying (ASD) course is designed to teach the effective, efficient and timely drying of water-damaged structures and contents, using comprehensive classroom and hands-on training, in order to facilitate appropriate decision making within a restorative drying environment.

National Association of Mold Professionals (NAMP)


The National Association of Mold Professionals is a non-profit organization with the goal of developing and promoting the Mold Inspection and Remediation industry. NAMP has developed America’s oldest and most respected certification course to provide education and authoritative credentials for Mold Professionals.

Mold Inspection and Remediation Certification

The only certification course being taught by MDs, PhDs, and JDs with extensive backgrounds in the mold industry.

  • Mold and its health effects
  • Hands-on instruction with sampling equipment
  • Sampling strategies and protocols
  • Special situations including testing for hidden mold
  • Report interpretation
  • Data management
  • Report generation
  • Proper techniques for mold removal and remediation