Lakeview, IL Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration
After the fire department puts out the fire you will be left with fire damage. Firefighting efforts leave behind water damage and smoke and soot damage. Even areas not affected by the fire will smell like smoke and contain soot. This is when our job begins.
SERVPRO® of Gold Coast /Lincoln Park /Lakeview responds to fire damage emergencies 24-hours a day throughout the year in Lakeview. We know this can be a stressful and challenging time, and our professionals will always treat you and your family with empathy and thoughtful consideration.
When we arrive, any areas of the structure exposed to the elements will be tarped and boarded up to secure the property. We will inspect the property and assess the damage, and immediately begin the cleanup and restoration process. Our technicians are certified fire restoration specialists trained to provide a full range of specialty cleaning and restoration services to restore smoke and fire-damaged homes and belongings to pre-damage conditions.
SERVPRO® of Gold Coast /Lincoln Park /Lakeview is a trusted leader in fire damage restoration in Cook County. Every fire loss presents its own unique set of challenges, and Lakeview residents can rely on us to be there every step of the way until your home is restored, “Like it never even happened.”
Please refer to our Fire Damage Tips - Until Help Arrives Guide and follow these tips to protect yourself and your property.
SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / Gold Coast / Lincoln Park / Lakeview
- 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 (773) 935-6750
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 Lakeview homes or businesses, day or night.
Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency
SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / Gold Coast / Lincoln Park / Lakeview is dedicated to responding immediately to your Lakeview 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 Downtown Chicago / Gold Coast / Lincoln Park / Lakeview is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Lakeview 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 2140 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:
- Chicago, IL
- Downtown Chicago, IL
- Lincoln Park, IL
- Gold Coast, IL
- Lakeview, IL
- Bucktown, IL
- Wrigleyville, IL
- Streeterville, IL
- North Side, IL
- Old Town, IL
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 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)
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
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
If your Lakeview, IL home has been struck by fire and smoke damage, SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / Gold Coast / Lincoln Park / Lakeview 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 (773) 935-6750 so that we can begin the process of making your fire incident a memory.