Fire Damage Services Akron, Ohio
When your home or business has been damaged by fire, call for help, call your insurance company, and call the ServiceMaster Restore fire restoration specialists in Akron, Ohio. They will take you step by step through the process to get you back into your home or business as quickly as possible.
The ServiceMaster team understands that damage to your property and belongings can continue even after the fire is out. With older homes in Akron, fire damage can be extensive very quickly. Our skilled technicians arrive within 60 minutes to begin retrieving and restoring items while they are still salvageable.
Our fire restoration services in Akron and the surrounding area include:
- Boarding, tarping and securing your property
- Emergency cleaning
- Content removal and cleaning
We respond day or night to provide the help you need.
What you can do before help arrives:
- Call your insurance agent and let them know about the situation.
- Call ServiceMaster Restoration by Lewis Construction!
- Blow off or brush-vacuum any loose soot particles from upholstery, drapes, and carpets
- Cover carpeted traffic areas with towels or old linens to prevent additional soiling.
- Discard open food packages. The food could be contaminated.
- If electrical service is off, clean out your freezer and refrigerator. Leave the doors propped open or place charcoal in the unit.
- Send clothing with heavy smoke damage to a qualified professional dry cleaner that specializes in smoke damage.
- Clean laminate and chrome fixtures in the kitchen and bathroom to prevent permanent tarnishing.
- Wipe residue from porcelain bath fixtures to prevent etching.
- Wipe the leaves of houseplants to remove smoke residue.
- Change the air filter on your furnace if it uses forced hot air.
- Tape cheesecloth over intake and outlet air registers to capture any loose soot in the air. This is even more effective if the cheesecloth is damp.
- If the outside temperature is above 60 degrees, air out the house to reduce smoke odor.
Call ServiceMaster today for fire damage restoration in Akron, Ohio!