Anacortes, WA Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

While structure fires can be destructive while raging in Anacortes homes, the potential damage does not stop when extinguishment occurs. Many of the most hazardous conditions that exist because of a fire occur after the flames have been snuffed. This situation makes efforts like fire mitigation all the more pressing, as our experienced team of SERVPRO professionals can begin protecting your home and its contents from the post-fire hazards of soot, smoke, and ash. 

Fire Mitigation and Repairs for Anacortes 

Because the city serves as a hub for many other nearby islands like Lopez, Shaw, and Orcas, protecting accommodations is as critical as restoring family homes after a fire. Mitigation for fire losses involves several actions that vary based on the severity of the damage and the impacted materials. Because we also have licensed general contractors available, we can offer other essential emergency services to protect the property, such as:

  • Temporary construction
  • Board-up
  • Controlled demolition
  • Fire debris removal

Fire and Smoke Odor Removal in Anacortes Properties 

Removing harsh odors in the house after a fire can be a substantial obstacle. Because these effects can travel through pathways like the HVAC system, many areas of a home can become affected even without being directly damaged by the fire. Several deodorization practices can help with this process, though most often involves applying thermal foggers and hydroxyl generators when occupants do not need to get relocated.

The service page has more information about fire restoration, mitigation, and odor removal.

SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (360) 873-8744

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 Anacortes homes or businesses, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties is dedicated to responding immediately to your Anacortes 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

SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Anacortes 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:

Highly Trained Water and Fire Restoration Specialists

We specialize in fire and water restoration. We’ve received advance training in restoration techniques and we have the experience and specialized equipment to quickly restore your property. 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)

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

Your property’s ceiling, walls, floors, and other surfaces will likely have smoke and soot residue. We’ll use specialized cleaning products, equipment, and techniques to properly clean your home or business. 

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

When fire and smoke damage your Anacortes, WA property, you can trust SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties 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 (360) 873-8744 - We are ready to start restoring your home to pre-fire condition.