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.

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SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties

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

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. Anacortes residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

When fire and water damage strikes, a fast response is critical. We’re dedicated to responding immediately day or night to your Anacortes home or business. A faster response helps to prevent secondary damage and helps to reduce cost.

Locally Owned, with National Resources

We are proud to be an active member of this community. SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties is locally owned and operated so we’re already nearby and ready to help Anacortes residents and business owners with any-sized fire and smoke damage emergencies.

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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)

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

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

If your Anacortes, WA home has been struck by fire and smoke damage, SERVPRO of Skagit and Island Counties is ready to go to work. We know that the stress caused from a fire can be as devastating as the structural damage itself. Our team is trained to keep you apprised of the progress we are making on your property and strives to get you back inside as soon as possible.

Reach us at (360) 873-8744 so that we can begin the process of making your fire incident a memory.

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