Chicago, IL Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

A complete inspection and damage assessment of fire damaged homes can direct our experienced team to the work required to bring houses back to their original conditions. We are a one-stop-shop for fire damage restoration and recovery after a disaster, from deodorization and surface cleaning to air filtration and reconstruction. As soon as the property gets cleared for re-entry by first responders, our Fire & Smoke Restoration Technicians (FSRT) can get to work on helping with:

  • Fire and smoke damage
  • Fire damage restoration
  • Fire damaged homes
  • Smoke remediation

House Fire Clean Up for Chicago Properties

Fire damage restoration often hinges on the actions that experienced SERVPRO team members take to remove soiling and residues from surfaces in the house. Smoke damage can often be among the most debilitating in a residence, making cleaning complex and intricate. Soot removal can protect underlying material and prevent the recirculation of these carcinogenic particles through practices like:

  • Surface cleaning
  • Media blasting
  • Controlled demolition

Smoke Remediation with Effective Deodorization for Chicago Homes

The term smoker mediation can often mean cleaning surfaces and removing any lingering smoke odors present on the property. Often, mobile units can have the most desirable effects on widespread smoke odors. Odor counteractants can how to lessen the severity of these scents. Thermal fogging can neutralize harsh and noxious smells to return your property to normal as soon as possible.

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SERVPRO of Marquette Park / West Lawn / Ford City

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (773) 337-3993

24-Hour Emergency Fire Restoration Service

We know that fire damage can happen any time, so we’re ready to respond 24 hours, 7 days a week—including holidays. We provide immediate emergency fire services for Chicago homes or businesses, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

SERVPRO of Marquette Park / West Lawn / Ford City is dedicated to responding immediately to your Chicago fire damage emergency. A faster response is the key to help prevent additional damage and to help reduce the restoration cost.

Locally Owned, with National Resources

We live and work in this community too; we might even be neighbors. As a locally owned and operated business, SERVPRO of Marquette Park / West Lawn / Ford City is close by and ready to respond to your fire damage emergency. We are proud to be an active member of the Chicago community and want to pitch in and help make our community the best it can be.

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Highly Trained Water and Fire Restoration Specialists

As water and fire damage specialists, we have the experience, the expertise, and the advanced training that enables us to get your property restored quickly and thoroughly. Learn about our fire damage training/certificates.

Our Fire Restoration Process

Every fire damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” fire damage emergency.

Step 1: Emergency Contact

We are available 24 hours, 7 days a week. When you call, one of our representatives will ask a series of questions about the fire damage to your home or business. This information helps us respond immediately with all the needed equipment and resources.

Step 2: Inspection and Fire Damage Assessment

We determine the scope of the fire and smoke damage by examining the affected areas and by testing the adjoining rooms for smoke and soot damage. An accurate assessment is crucial to the planning process. 

Step 3: Immediate Board-Up and Roof-Tarp Service (if needed)

Fire damage can often compromise windows, walls, and roofs. To maintain security and to protect against further damage, we can board up missing windows and walls and place tarps on damaged roofs. 

Step 4: Water Removal and Drying (if water damage is present)

The water removal process begins almost immediately and removes the majority of the water. We then use dehumidifiers and air movers to remove the remaining water and complete the drying process. 

Step 5: Removal of Smoke and Soot from All Surfaces

We use specialized equipment and techniques to remove smoke and soot from ceilings, walls, and other surfaces. 

Step 6: Cleaning and Sanitizing

We clean and sanitize the restorable items and structures damaged by the fire. Our professionals use a variety of cleaning techniques to restore your belongings to pre-fire condition. We’re also trained to remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

Step 7: Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-fire condition. Restoration may involve relatively minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and painting, or it could include significant reconstruction of entire rooms.

Trusted Fire Restoration Leaders

If your Chicago, IL home has been struck by fire and smoke damage, SERVPRO of Marquette Park / West Lawn / Ford City is ready to go to work. We know that the stress caused from a fire can be as devastating as the structural damage itself. Our team is trained to keep you apprised of the progress we are making on your property and strives to get you back inside as soon as possible.

Reach us at (773) 337-3993 so that we can begin the process of making your fire incident a memory.