Forest Hills Gardens, NY Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

Whether it is shops and high rises on Queens Blvd or larger nearby institutions like the Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Hospital, fires are not selective with their targets. Many causes can lead to these devastating emergencies, requiring our experienced Fire & Smoke Restoration Technicians (FSRT) to respond fast to help. 

Can Inspections Help with Fire and Smoke Damage Mitigation?

One of the first efforts completed by our SERVPRO professionals is to inspect the property for structural damage and pressing concerns that should be addressed before other restoration actions. Job scoping compiles data on the condition of exposed contents and building materials to create a restoration plan to suit the property. Our experienced team helps with:

  • Fire damaged homes
  • Fire and smoke damage
  • Smoke remediation
  • Fire damage restoration 

Emergency Services Overcome Smoke Damage in Forest Hills Gardens Homes

Mitigation involves several initial actions, including relocating contents to a safe part of the property or completing debris removal to reduce odors and soot circulation. Smoke damage can be easier to manage with successful mitigation techniques.  

Does House Fire Clean-Up in Forest Hills Gardens Include Contents?

The contents stored or placed throughout a property can be heavily impacted by migrating fire loss effects. On-site cleaning and relocating save money and protect the things that matter most to customers contending with fire damage. 

More information about fire and smoke damage cleanup are available on our main service page.

SERVPRO of Forest Hills / Ridgewood

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (718) 381-3702

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. Forest Hills Gardens residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

Immediate action is crucial when dealing with water and fire damage. We’re dedicated to responding immediately when you need help. A fast response helps lessen the damage, limits secondary damage, and reduces cost.

Locally Owned, with National Resources

We are proud to be an active member of this community. SERVPRO of Forest Hills / Ridgewood is locally owned and operated so we’re already nearby and ready to help Forest Hills Gardens 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)

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

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

When fire and smoke damage your Forest Hills Gardens, NY property, you can trust SERVPRO of Forest Hills / Ridgewood to restore your home or business back to its original state. We understand that fire doesn’t just damage your home, but also causes emotional distress as well. Trained SERVPRO franchise professionals will talk to you through the entire restoration process, and work hard to get you back into your property soon.

Call (718) 381-3702 - We are ready to start restoring your home to pre-fire condition.