When a fire strikes your property, make ServiceMaster Professional Services your first response team for cleaning up smoke, fire, and water damage to your home or business.
The professionals of ServiceMaster Professional Services in Minneapolis, MN 55407, are experts in understanding the chemical combinations that can effectively clean and salvage belongings. We can even remove soot from at-risk items such as brass, aluminum, chrome, marble, tile, and porcelain as well as fabrics in upholstery and carpets, thus helping to avoid additional expenses.
What To Do after smoke or fire damage
Corrosive byproducts can cause irreversible etching in as few as 72 hours. Call us for professional help.
If the temperature is above 60 degrees, air out the house to reduce smoke odor.
Clean Formica, chrome, porcelain and aluminum fixtures to prevent permanent tarnishing or etching.
Change the air filter on your furnace if it uses forced hot air.
Tap damp cheesecloth over returns and supply registers to capture loose soot in the air.
Discard any open food packages.
If the electricity is off, clean out the refrigerator and leave the doors propped open.
Send clothing with heavy smoke damage to our qualified restoration dry cleaner.
What NOT To Do after smoke and fire damage
Do not touch anything. Oil from your hands can permeate upholstery, walls, and woodwork, causing additional damage.
Do not wash walls. Incorrect cleaning could compound soot residue.
Do not attempt to clean carpets or upholstered furniture.
Do not use electrical appliances until having them checked.
Do not use ceiling fixtures if the ceiling is wet.
We use the latest equipment and supplies in our five-step fire and smoke restoration process:
Wall and ceiling cleaning
Call us or use the form on the right to request a quote for ServiceMaster Professional Services fire damage cleanup services in Minneapolis, MN 55407 area.