Chicago, IL Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

When you need water in fire damage restorations for your home or business, time is of the essence. We appreciate the value of a fast response to fire emergencies, namely with how quickly damaging effects can spread after extinguishment. We have experienced professionals leading our team of technicians to conduct thorough fire damage restoration inspections to determine what actions are necessary and the appropriate response for house fire clean up. Our professionals can help with: 

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

Emergency Services for Fire and Smoke Damage in Chicago

Fire mitigation for fire damaged homes in Chicago begins with the first steps and stages to make the property safe for entry and preliminary cleaning. Without the appropriate personal protective equipment, post-fire conditions can be unsafe for those unprotected. We prioritize the application of HEPA tools in our recovery inventory to begin making the environment safer for responding technicians. Our general contractor license can also allow us to provide services such as repairs and controlled demolition. 

Smoke Remediation Options for Chicago Properties

The term smoke remediation can point to many specific actions meant to overcome fire and smoke damage in area homes or businesses. Often, smoke remediation points to removing lingering odors that can be overwhelming in the property after extinguishment. To accomplish this, our professionals utilized multiple deodorization and neutralization tools.

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SERVPRO of Evergreen Park / South Chicago City

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (773) 337-3900

24-Hour Emergency Fire Restoration Service

Fire emergencies can happen without warning and don’t wait for regular business hours, so we’re ready 24 hours a day, 7 days a week—including holidays. If your Chicago home is damaged by fire, we can respond quickly, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

SERVPRO of Evergreen Park / South Chicago 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 Evergreen Park / South Chicago 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

We are fire damage specialists. We get started quickly to get your home or business back to pre-fire condition. We have specific training and certifications to handle your restoration needs. Learn about our fire and water 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)

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

When fire and smoke damage your Chicago, IL property, you can trust SERVPRO of Evergreen Park / South Chicago City to restore your home or business back to its original state. We understand that fire doesn’t just damage your home, but also causes emotional distress as well. Trained SERVPRO franchise professionals will talk to you through the entire restoration process, and work hard to get you back into your property soon.

Call (773) 337-3900 - We are ready to start restoring your home to pre-fire condition.