Residential Fire Damage & Recovery

Lightning, electrical malfunctions, space heaters and kitchen accidents can all contribute to devastating fire damage. Emergency Mitigation Services can secure your home and mitigate the damage caused by fire, smoke and water – getting you and your family back home as quickly as possible.
 

Fire Crisis & Damage Overview

Fire happens when you least expect it – and can be sparked from some common sources: Electrical malfunctions, space heaters, candles, kitchen fires, and even holiday decorations can all start a devastating blaze.

Even after the fire is out, danger lingers. Ash and smoke can corrode surfaces, hazardous chemicals and odors may be released, and the structural integrity of your home may be compromised. You could also encounter water damage from the fire department.

Emergency Mitigation Services wants to get your family back in your home as quickly as possible. Our rapid response team is standing by to guide you through the cleanup process and help you mitigate any ongoing damage. Call our 24/7 emergency service number at 913-773-6777 to start the disaster recovery process today.

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Mitigation Process

  • Emergency Contact & Dispatch

    Contact the pros at EMS for same-day service. When you need help, we are there to guide you through the remediation process.

  • Emergency Reinforcement

    Before remediation can begin, it is important to secure and reinforce your house. EMS will cover holes, board windows and shore up the structure.

  • Inspection

    A certified EMS serviceman will inspect your fire and water crisis and determine the appropriate approach for damage mitigation.

  • Insurance Adjuster Review

    EMS can help you navigate filing an insurance claim for your home. EMS will work closely with your insurance to get you and your family back home as soon as possible.

  • Restoration

    When the crisis is over, restoration can begin. Talk to EMS about their list of qualified restoration partners, who can help with everything from rebuilding to re-painting.

Contact us today to start your disaster recovery process:
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Fire Disaster Tips

After a fire the safety of your family is first and foremost. Only re-enter the building after told it is safe to do so or with a qualified guide.

  • Take photos and make an inventory of damaged furniture, appliances and housewares.
  • Don’t turn on electrical items or appliances until you are told it is safe to do so.
  • Don’t wipe down soot on the walls, it is needed for your insurance claim.
  • If you are able, elevate furniture. Remember, most items will be full of water and can be very heavy to move – be careful!
  • If you are unable to elevate the furniture, wrap the bottoms in tin foil to protect them from further water damage.
  • Replace the HVAC filter.
  • Tape damp cheesecloth over air registers to collect smoke and soot.
  • If you are able, open windows to let the air out.
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