Newport, DE Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration
Despite being a smaller community in New Castle County, Newport has seen its share of devastating situations like fire losses. When fire damage threatens businesses of East Newport Pike or the Newport Terrace Apartments, our experienced team of restoration professionals can help with recovery strategies like:
- Odor Elimination
- Water Removal Services
- Smoke Clean Up
- Soot Removal
- House Fire Clean Up
Airborne Threats After Fire Extinguishment in Newport Residences
Circulating particles and odors can create a volatile environment. Emergency services often involve creating a safe and stable atmosphere in the house. HEPA 500 air scrubbers use membrane filters to trap hazardous particulates, ash, and soot. These efforts can also help in reducing harsh odors.
How Can Soot Get Removed Fast from Newport Properties?
Removing soot and smoke residues is a necessity of fire damage restoration in area homes. Aerosolized solids can form a thick soil deposit on surfaces when these particles come to rest on contents and building materials. A combination of dry and wet cleaning practices is often necessary to eliminate soot and its threat to the house.
Does Smoke Remediation Remove Odors from Newport Homes?
Odors can be one of the most challenging aspects of returning a property to pre-fire conditions. Simple surface cleaning is rarely sufficient to tackle harsh odors in the house, requiring both counteractant products and deodorizing equipment.
Find out about SERVPRO house fire clean-up and fire restoration on our main page.
SERVPRO of Hockessin / Elsmere
- 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 (302) 992-0104
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 Newport home is damaged by fire, we can respond quickly, 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 Newport 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 Hockessin / Elsmere is locally owned and operated so we’re already nearby and ready to help Newport residents and business owners with any-sized fire and smoke damage emergencies.
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 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)
If needed, we can begin the water removal process with powerful pumps and extraction units. This removes most of the water. We complete the water removal and drying process with industrial-strength dehumidifiers and air movers.
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
If your Newport, DE home has been struck by fire and smoke damage, SERVPRO of Hockessin / Elsmere 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 (302) 992-0104 so that we can begin the process of making your fire incident a memory.