Dowagiac, MI Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration
Has your Dowagiac, Michigan home been affected by water damage? Did you clean it up yourself and few days later start to smell something musty? Water can be a pesky intruder and affect much more than your carpet and padding. It's the water that you don't see that does the most damage. Within 24 hours of a water damage your drywall walls can wick moisture up to 2 feet high. Within 48-72 hours your drywall walls can wick moisture up to 4 feet high. Water damaged structural components left wet and untreated can grow mold in as little as 72 hours. If your Dowagiac, Michigan home has been affected by water damage call SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties at 269-273-8777 to make it "Like it never even happened."
SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties
- 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 (269) 273-8777
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 Dowagiac 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 Dowagiac home or business. A faster response helps to prevent secondary damage and helps to reduce cost.
Locally Owned, with National Resources
SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Dowagiac 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 2180 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:
- Three Rivers, MI
- Sturgis, MI
- Dowagiac, MI
- Cassopolis, MI
- White Pigeon, MI
- Marcellus, MI
- Edwardsburg, MI
- Mendon, MI
- Constantine, MI
- Colon, MI
Highly Trained Water and Fire Restoration Specialists
We are fire damage specialists. We get started quickly to get your home or business back to pre-fire condition. We have specific training and certifications to handle your restoration needs. Learn about our fire and water 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)
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
We use specialized equipment and techniques to remove smoke and soot from ceilings, walls, and other surfaces.
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 final step—getting your home or business to its pre-fire condition. Restoration may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall, painting, and installing new carpet; or it may entail major repairs such as the reconstruction of various areas or rooms in a home or business.
Trusted Fire Restoration Leaders
SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties is prepared to go into action when a fire strikes in Dowagiac, MI. If your home or business has been damaged by fire and smoke, we know how shocking the event can be. SERVPRO is sensitive to the emotional stress property owners feel during this time. Our trained crew will work diligently to return your home to pre-fire condition as quickly as possible, keeping you informed all along the way.
Let us help – Call (269) 273-8777 and we will get started on your home restoration right away.