Watching your home and belongings perish in a house-fire is just about the most tragic moment a homeowner can experience. Our fire damage technicians are some of the best in the business, being thoroughly trained and professional restoration experts skilled in restoring your home to pre-fire conditions. Give us a call and we will arrive swiftly, servicing any home in Nassau or Suffolk County. If you’re the victim of a house-fire, you need empathetic and compassionate damage experts who will treat your home with the respect it deserves. That’s what we do best!
Types of Residential Fires
You may also experience smoke and soot damage from outdoor fires and furnace malfunctions that cause smoke to invade your home. Protein fires are caused by food involved in kitchen fires and can leave harsh burned-food odors in your home in addition to the smoke and fire residues and odors.
Depending on which materials have burned in your home as a result of any of these residential fires, you may need emergency corrosion mitigation to protect surfaces from synthetic black smoke residue.
Due to the numerous electrical appliances (toaster, microwave, oven, etc.), a kitchen is an extremely common cause of a residential fire. The danger frequently lies in unattended flames or distracted cooking.
During the winter months, space heaters cause numerous house fires when left unattended so it overheats. If placed near flammable objects or furniture, disaster ensues.
A surprising number of house fires are still started by cigarettes that are not disposed of properly.
Electrical fires result from old or faulty wiring and can be hard to predict. Older homes are at much higher risk of an electrical fire than newer models.
Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration Process
Restoring a home after a fire is an all-inclusive process to tackle damage caused by the fire itself, residue left by the fire, smoke, and soot. We take our job seriously to ensure that your home is brought back to life after a devastating fire.
An examination of the source of the fire to determine its type
Emergency structural stabilization
An evaluation of wet areas caused by firefighting efforts that will need treatment to prevent water damage
Pre-cleaning procedures to neutralize harmful acids and gases to reduce the damage done to your home
Remediation of water damage if required
An evaluation of sensitive materials and possessions that are damaged by smoke & soot
Removal of contents including clothing, school or work supplies, medications and prescriptions, and any other necessary items that you’ll need for the next week or two
Packing of remaining possessions for storage and cleaning
Structural restoration and the removal of charred wood, insulation, etc.
An evaluation of carpet and other coverings that need to be removed and cleaned or disposed of
Treatment of surfaces and fixtures for smoke and other odors
Sealing treatment to prevent future odors from leaking into the home
Cleaning, deodorizing, and eliminating odors from surfaces to restore them to pre-fire conditions
Reconstruction of affected areas in the home
Use of disinfectants and antimicrobials to protect against mold and mildew buildup
What Do These Unfortunate Occurences Do to Your Home?
The ability to recover your belongings after a fire is contingent on the number of hours since the fire (within 48 hours for optimal chances of recovery) as well as a few factors such as:
Loss of use
Loss of value
Decreased life expectancy
Effect of heat and smoke
Replacement cost vs. restoration cost
Fire Damage Restoration Services you Can Trust
Superior Cleaning and Restoration Processes
Our specialized cleaning methods, training procedure, and fire damage equipment allow us to perform superior fire damage restoration services for any size fire with any severity of damage. Whether you need one room reconstructed or an entire floor cleaned and restored, we’ve got you covered.
We make ourselves available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for all of your fire and smoke damage restoration needs. We will be there anytime you need us, day or night, as quickly as we possibly can to start helping you fix your home.
Outstanding Customer Service
We know how traumatizing a house fire can be, especially if you’re facing significant damages and loss of possessions. We are understanding and compassionate through the entire process and will do our absolute best to ensure that you’re comfortable and informed from the first day to the last.
After a fire, all you want to do is get back to your normal routine. We get that, so we work hard to get your home back in top condition as quickly as possible so that you can get back to your life as soon as possible.
The insurance claim process can be confusing and stressful, so we help you with that process too. We’ll take accurate notes and provide photos of damage so that the insurance claim process is as painless and straightforward as can be.
No need to refer to your home as “before-fire” and “after-fire” when you use our damage services. We’ll restore your home to its former glory using expert technicians, proven processes, and superior service. Whether you’re in Suffolk or Nassau County, our experts will arrive swiftly, ready to tackle any level of damage you might face.