Fire and Smoke Damage

Fire and Smoke Damage

Fire and Smoke Damage Repair

Fire or Smoke Damage to Your Home or Business?

Since each fire is different, so is the damage caused by it. Therefore, there is no specific or set procedures to follow. Instead, the Restoration Industry Association (RIA) has formulated recommended restoration practices that focus on the following:

An unbiased, professional point of view.

Thorough inspection and diagnosis of damage.

Sensitivity to the feelings and needs of the victims.

Possession of requisite technical knowledge and experience.

Open communication of professional opinions.

Use of basic remedies in preference to superficial treatments.

Safe and ecologically-aware application of restoration materials.

Adherence to applicable codes and standards.

(Source: Guidelines for Fire and Smoke Damage Repair, Second Edition, pg. 8)

Schedule a Fire Damage Consultation

At First To Respond Restoration, timing is everything! We are a top rated fire damage repair company proudly serving San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles and surrounding areas for over 20 years. Our 1st priority is getting you back on track and restoring your property in a timely matter. This includes having our entire team of professionals help you throughout the process.

24 Hour Emergency Water Restoration Los Angeles

24 Hour Emergency Service

We Are Here For You 24/7

Get the help you need now!
Do you have a fire or smoke damage emergency? Call Us!

AVAILABLE 24 HOURS

FIRE DAMAGE REPAIR SERVICES

Fire Damage Restoration in San Fernando Valley

Fire Damage Repair San Fernando Valley

Fire Damage Repair

Fire and smoke damage restoration services for residential and commercial properties.

Smoke Damage Repair San Fernando Valley

Smoke and Soot Damage Repair

Odor control services for smoke and soot damage affected residential and commercial properties in which FTR utilizes specialized techniques, equipment, and treatment solutions.

Fire Damage Restoration San Fernando Valley

Structural & Content Cleaning

Smoke and fire damage restoration services for interior and exterior of structures.

Fire Damage Board Ups San Fernando Valley

Board-Ups

Emergency board-up services for roof, windows, and doors.

Does your property have Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage?

Get a FREE Estimate Today!

HOW WE CAN HELP

Smoke and Fire Damage Restoration

San Fernando Valley Fire and Smoke Damage Repair

Steps to be Followed In a Hypothetical (Severe) Fire Damage

The Property Owner:

  • Reports the loss to the insurer and meets with the adjuster to review the loss
  • Authorizes emergency services to protect the property and limit further damage
  • Arranges for temporary living quarter and other services [*] when required.
  • Obtains work specifications and quotes, often in conjunction with the claims adjuster
  • Reviews estimates and arrives at an acceptable work specification for the building, often in conjunction with the claims adjuster and contractor
  • Signs a contract and payment [schedule] authorization for the building repair
  • Determines, in consultation with a fire damage restore or the insurance adjuster, what personal property can be restored; signs a contract and payment for contents restoration
  • Prepares a listing of totally damaged personal property and submits it to the insurance adjuster
  • Inspects restored personal property and resolve open restoration/replacement questions
  • Assembles additional living expense loss of use) information
  • Arrives at a settlement with the adjuster
  • Signs and submits Proof of Loss
  • Receives insurance check(s) for building and content repairs, if direct payment to vendor has not been made.
  • Inspects complete work and pays restoration firm.
  • Replaces personal property items and submits invoices for replacement cost payments, if applicable.

*In a severe fire damage incident, the steps mentioned trace an insured owner actions; However, fewer steps may be involved in a light or moderate damage.

(Source: Guidelines for Fire and Smoke Damage Repair, Second Edition, pg. 3)

Fire Damage Repair San Fernando Valley

We Are Here To Help

Answering your calls anytime of the day (no prerecording or answering systems)

Scheduling a consultation that works with your schedule

Help you to relocate

Assist you with your insurance claim process

Restore your property to its pre-loss condition

Helpful Information

Maintain an inventory list of your damage contents to facilitate your insurance claim.

What to do if you have Fire Damage

What To Do

Make sure your wearing a mask when entering the property

Retrieve a copy of the fire report from the department

If it's safe, gather valuables

What NOT To Do

Do not enter the property if structure has been compromised

Do not attempt to clean the contents

Do not turn on your HVAC system or use damaged electrical outlets

24 Hour Emergency Water Restoration Los Angeles

24 Hour Emergency Service

We Are Here For You 24/7

AVAILABLE 24 HOURS

Why Choose First to Respond Restoration?

San Fernando Valley Sewage Clean Up Company
Offer Competitive Estimates

CA General Contractors

60 Min Response Time

Certified Fire Damage Restoration Firm

Over 20 Years of Experience!

Can Help With Your Insurance Claim

Licensed & Insured

Lead-Safe EPA Certified FirmIICRC CertifiedBusiness-Consumer Alliance Member

First to Respond Property Restoration San Fernando Valley

Our Experts Have a Solution for You!

Get a FREE Estimate Today!