Seattle, WA Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration
With how fast fire damage can spread in a structure, disasters involving Lumen Field or Harborview Medical Center could impact thousands. We are dedicated to a prompt response and unparalleled mitigation after fire losses, so we reach the thousands of homes in King County quickly for:
- Fire damage cleaning
- Soot removal
- Air filtration
- Content cleaning
Emergency Fire Mitigation for Seattle Homes
Fire mitigation can involve several steps in strategies. Often, the initial actions are taken in this phase protects the overall property and its contents from more significant harm. These processes often include the relocation of affected contents and the elimination of fire debris in impacted areas.
Removing Soot and Smoke Damage from Seattle Structures
Smoke and soot damage both impact the property directly and are among the more challenging aspects of fire restoration for our responding technicians. Varying compositions of residues require different cleaning strategies to overcome. A careful evaluation of the affected areas ensures that we provide the most efficient solution to remove soil deposits and clear damage.
Eliminating Harsh Odors in Seattle Properties After a Fire
The final step necessary to remediate damage after a fire in area homes is overcoming the smoke odors. Combusting materials can create toxic environments and overwhelming noxious odors that require immediate attention to reduce their severity and ultimately neutralize their presence in the house.
See the main service page for more on our fire and smoke damage cleaning.
SERVPRO of Seattle Central and South & Mercer Island
- 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 (206) 282-9500
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 Seattle homes or businesses, day or night.
Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency
Immediate action is crucial when dealing with water and fire damage. We’re dedicated to responding immediately when you need help. A fast response helps lessen the damage, limits secondary damage, and reduces cost.
Locally Owned, with National Resources
SERVPRO of Seattle Central and South & Mercer Island is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Seattle community too. When you have a flooding or water emergency, we’re already nearby and ready to help. We’re also part of a network of over 2190 Franchises, including special Disaster Recovery Teams placed strategically throughout the country to respond to large-scale fire, water, and storm disasters.
We are proud to serve our local communities:
- Seattle, WA
- Foster Island, WA
- Sodo, WA
- Magnolia, WA
- Queen Anne, WA
- Lake Union, WA
- Capitol Hill, WA
- Portage Bay, WA
- International District, WA
- Madison Park, WA
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 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
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
SERVPRO of Seattle Central and South & Mercer Island is prepared to go into action when a fire strikes in Seattle, WA. 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 (206) 282-9500 and we will get started on your home restoration right away.