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Fire Damage Cleanup

Fire Damage Cleanup

KBS Maintenance is your go-to service provider every time you need professional fire damage cleanup services in Montreal. We know how devastating the effects of fires can be, and to help you regain control of your business and get your company up and running after the fire, we have every service you will need to clean up just about any space, restore the damage and put an end to the annoying and unpleasant smell of soot. Just be sure to call us as soon as possible so that you don’t allow odours to settle in, and cause further damage or jeopardize your health.

Our fire damage and restoration services

Every fire incident will be unique, and this will call for customized restoration services, though the process is always the same. The good news is that we have the experience, expertise, and the necessary tools and equipment to undertake any fire damage restoration work. You can thus trust us to handle a wide variety of fire damage restoration services, including but not limited to the following:

  • Smoke, soot and fire decontamination of the structure and contents therein
  • Water damage restoration caused by fire
  • Safe removal and storage of all contents
  • Cleaning of carpets, rugs and soft furnishings
  • Restoration of fine arts
  • Smoke damage restoration
  • Document restoration and much more

Why use our after fire cleaning in Montreal

Here are some of the reasons why you should consider our fire damage restoration services:

We are faster and suited to any disaster size – we respond immediately, as soon as your call for fire damage restoration comes through. Our fast response will help minimize the effects of the damage, and this will reduce your total losses incurred, including loss of quality of life and further damages caused due to delays.

We are the fire specialists – as after fire cleaning specialists in Montreal, we have the necessary training. This is a profession with no room for second-guessing. We have the knowledge, equipment, and the expertise to get it right the first time.

Restore Vs. Replace mentality – our mentality is to “restore first” to lower costs and get you back on your feet as soon as possible. With the training and equipment we have, our restoration services will strive to take your structure/property back to pre-fire condition.

Fabric & Clothing Cleaning After Fire & Smoke Damage

Fire Damage Restoration for Commercial Establishments

Your home or commercial establishment getting engulfed by a raging fire can be a very unnerving experience. In such a situation, the right thing to do is contact our fire damage restoration experts as soon as possible so that further damage, occurring due to soot and smoke residues, can be prevented.

Prompt action will also prevent damage to your belongings and your property’s structural elements because of water used to douse the fire.

Immediate fire damage clean-up steps will also ensure that mold does not start growing, which usually happens within 24 to 48 hours of water damage. Oftentimes, it becomes necessary for firefighters to make holes in walls and roofs to extinguish the fire and reduce the build-up of smoke.

If such a thing happens, then we can also take the required steps to protect your belongings from elements of nature until the time those gaping holes are filled. By appointing us for the task, you will have the assurance that all necessary steps will be taken to restore the building to its pre-fire state.

We are available for all emergency clean up, 24/7

After Fire Cleaning in Montreal

We offer different fire and smoke damage clean-up services to restore your home to how it was before the unfortunate incident. We make use of thoughtfully selected cleaning solutions and advanced equipment to expedite the cleaning and restoration process.

Professional Expertise in Fire Damage Cleaning

  • Our experts thoroughly inspect the fire damage so that the right cleaning methods can be selected.
  • We examine the objects that suffered damage during the fire to ensure appropriate cleaning solutions are chosen.
  • We have access to advanced equipment which helps us achieve desired results.Equipment such as borescopes and thermal imaging cameras facilitate analysis. Thermal cameras are used in the detection of hidden warm zones where fire damage may have occurred and borescopes help in analysis without removal of structural parts.
  • Our team also closely checks all belongings to decide if restoration is possible or if replacement is necessary.

Our Cleanup Process

Containment: Before starting fire damage clean up, our team creates a containment zone to impede the spread of smoke and soot residues to other parts of your home. Negative air pressure is maintained in the containment zone to make sure that smoke odors and residues do not travel to unaffected locations.

Ventilation: We also ensure that there is adequate ventilation at the location where cleaning is being performed. Our experienced technicians also make sure that weather conditions are suitable for the creation of such ventilation.

Our team understands that humid weather conditions will prove to be counterproductive. Additional humidity will usually mix with the smoke present in your home or commercial establishment and result in the development of acid residues.

Cleaning: Cleaning procedures, equipment, and solutions are selected carefully after analyzing the type and extent of damage the fire has caused. For instance, our team checks whether it was a high-oxygen or low-oxygen fire so that the right cleaning solution will be used.

We also ensure that the cleaning solution is given the required dwell time to work effectively. Cleaning also involves the use of different equipment to get rid of the smoke particles present in a room. For example, HEPA vacuuming helps in capturing small smoke particles from different surfaces.

Odor Control: Our experts make use of different methods while carrying out smoke odor removal. One such technique is the use of hydroxyl ion generators that help to effectively get rid of these odors and other volatile organic compounds by using the oxidation process.

Additionally, our team makes use of different types of sealers as part of odor control so that smoke odors do not remind you of that devastating incidence. Common sealers utilized include Shellac, which cures at low temperatures such as 10°F, and water-based sealers that offer excellent permeability and facilitate water vapor transference.

From the above details, it is clear that an after-fire cleaning in Montreal is a complicated task where professionals need to consider and manage several variables. By appointing us for the task, you will have an assurance that every aspect of fire damage clean-up will be taken care of with the utmost deftness.

Our team of experienced professionals takes care of every worry and expedites the recovery process to make the home or commercial establishment usable as early as possible. If the building was damaged during the fire, then we also arrange off-site content storage while the restoration work is carried out for safe storing of your valuables in an environment-controlled location.

Our team judiciously selects a cleaning procedure based on the type of incident they are tasked with cleaning and restoring and the extent of damage that has occurred. As such, different techniques are used for cleaning different situations, ranging from structural elements to upholstery and carpets.

We also understand that mold problems may occur if the water used to douse the fire is not dried quickly, obstructing relative humidity from returning to its required mark. Thus, apart from restoring fire-damaged objects, we also take the necessary steps to remove water from water-absorbed objects and ensure that there are no hidden pockets where moisture is present, which may facilitate mold growth after restoration work is completed.

To get the fire damage restoration process going, all you will have to do is give us a call and our experts will reach your location, analyze the extent of damage, and evaluate the objects that have suffered damage during the fire. These steps will help in determining the site of soot residues that our team will have to clean and start restoration work on immediately to control further deterioration of the condition due to the presence of acidic soot and smoke residues.

Finally, if a fire has damaged your home or commercial building, then do not wait and contact us so that we can start the restoration work as soon as possible to prevent further deterioration of the situation and damage due to overexposure to soot and smoke residues, which include water and humidity.

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Call us today if you have any questions about our fire damage restoration services or if you need immediate restoration following a home fire.

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