How To Restore Your Home After a Fire

How To Restore Your Home After a Fire

A house fire is a devastating event from which to recover. Cleanup requires the expertise of a professional to help you get the job done right. Trained experts safely assess the fire damage, remove all destroyed materials and restore your home to its original condition.

1. Assess the Situation

In order to create a thorough plan of action, the experts must inspect your home to determine the extent of the destruction. They not only look for devastation from the fire and smoke but also inspect for water damage. The fire hose used by each firefighter emits a powerful spray of water that can thoroughly permeate the structures of your house.

2. Remove Damaged Materials

Trained professionals must remove furniture, carpeting and drywall that has blackened or begun to melt. They have the knowledge and safety techniques to remove materials that suffered fire damage, and they have the resources to dispose of them properly.

3. Eliminate Smoke and Moisture From All Interior Components and Air Industrial vacuums, Air Movers and Dehumidifiers Dry Out Water-Damaged Materials

Specialized equipment removes the smoke and dirt from salvageable structures and surfaces. Air scrubbers and specialized foggers eliminate smoke and odors from the air.

4. Restore Your Home

Returning your dwelling to its pre-fire condition is the critical final step. The restoration depends on the extent of the damage. For example, if only a couple of pieces of furniture and the carpeting were destroyed, these items need only be replaced. If reconstruction of entire rooms is required, however, major repairs may be necessary. The goal of restoration is to bring your home back to the way it was before the fire.

You should never try to move a fire from one location to another. For example, if the fire is contained in a pan and covered by a lid, you may be tempted to move it outside to your porch. Many accidents can happen on the way, though, so it’s best to just leave the grease fire where it started and deal with it there. Large Fires It will become clear pretty quickly that the fire is too large for you to handle by yourself. If you try the previously mentioned techniques and the flame still burns, it’s a job for the professionals. Get everyone out of the house immediately, and call 911. Don’t go back inside until the fire chief tells you it’s safe to do so. Call fire cleanup professionals to mitigate any damage and rebuild the marred structure. The faster you call, the less damage they are likely to have to repair. When a grease fire breaks out in your home, you may have what you need to put it out. If you aren’t able to extinguish the flame quickly, though, call experts who can help you minimize its effects and repair the damage that occurs.

If you are dealing with fire damage to your home in Bentonville, AR, it is critical to call a fire restoration service with NWA Restore It, Inc. as soon as possible. Our team of experts will mitigate the devastation and work with you to find the best course of action to restore your property.

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AT NWA Restore It, INC. WE protect
our customers and Employees

All of our professionals follow preventative safety measures

  • We stay at least 6 feet away from clients and others in clients’ homes, including pets, when possible.
  • We use an appropriate mask for the task.
  • We regularly wash our hands or use hand sanitizer, if soap and water are not available.
  • Before the visit, we discuss the details of the service and may request that you send photos via text or by email,  to help reduce the amount of time spent inside your home.

What you need to know Before scheduling services or repairs?

Per CDC Guidelines:
  • Ask the service provider to wear a mask.
  • You and other household members should wear masks.
  • Stay at least 6 feet from the service provider, and limit interactions between the service provider and other household members and pets.
  • After the service is completed, clean and disinfect any surfaces in your home that may have been touched by the service provider.

NWA Restore It Inc. also provides Covid-19 Cleaning & Disinfection Service Needs