Downtown Chicago, IL Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration
SERVPRO® of Downtown Chicago often arrives on a fire damage emergency scene when the first responders are leaving. After the fire is extinguished, there will be smoke, soot, and fire-damaged debris that will require cleanup and restoration, and there will be collateral damage left from the water used to extinguish the fire.
We have been helping people in Downtown Chicago put their lives and businesses back together after fire damage emergencies for many years. We understand how stressful and chaotic the experience can be. We will always give you all the information you need to make an informed decision about the process and the restoration.
SERVPRO® Downtown Chicago is a trusted leader in fire damage restoration. We have the specialized training, experience, and equipment to restore any size fire damage emergency to preloss condition with minimal disruption to the Downtown Chicagoans we serve.
Please refer to our Fire Damage Tips - Until Help Arrives Guide and follow these tips to protect yourself and your property.
SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago
- 24-Hour Emergency Service
- Faster to Any Size Disaster
- Locally Owned and Operated
- A Trusted Leader in the Restoration Industry
- Highly Trained Fire Restoration Technicians
Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (312) 888-7378
24-Hour Emergency Fire Restoration Service
Fire emergencies can happen day or night, on weekend or holidays. That’s why we provide 24-hour emergency fire restoration services, 365 days a year. Downtown Chicago residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.
Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency
SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago is dedicated to responding immediately to your Downtown 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 Downtown Chicago is close by and ready to respond to your fire damage emergency. We are proud to be an active member of the Downtown Chicago community and want to pitch in and help make our community the best it can be.
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
The fire restoration process begins when you call us. Our consultant will guide you through the crisis and may ask several questions to help us better understand the type of fire damage you experienced, determining the equipment and resources needed.
Step 2: Inspection and Fire Damage Assessment
We carefully inspect and test adjoining rooms of your property to determine the extent of the fire, smoke, and soot damage. This step is crucial to developing a plan of action.
Step 3: Immediate Board-Up and Roof-Tarp Service (if needed)
In many fire damage cases, it’s necessary to board up missing windows and walls and to place tarps on a damaged roof. This helps to maintain security and to protect against further damage.
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
Any restorable items will be cleaned and sanitized. We’ll use a variety of specialized cleaning techniques to restore your belongings to pre-fire condition. Our professionals will also remove smoke and other odors using advanced air scrubbing equipment and fogging devices with deodorizers.
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
SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago is prepared to go into action when a fire strikes in Downtown Chicago, IL. If your home or business has been damaged by fire and smoke, we know how shocking the event can be. SERVPRO is sensitive to the emotional stress property owners feel during this time. Our trained crew will work diligently to return your home to pre-fire condition as quickly as possible, keeping you informed all along the way.
Let us help – Call (312) 888-7378 and we will get started on your home restoration right away.