Polk County, FL Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

Fire Damage in Polk County, FL

Our team at SERVPRO of Lakeland knows that there is nothing worse than experiencing fire damage on your Polk County, FL property and unfortunately, they are all too common. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that there were 499,000 structure fires in the United States in 2018. The average price of cleaning up fire and smoke damage ranges widely depending on a number of major factors, such as the extent of the damage, potential costs in water cleanup, chemical repair from extinguishers, soot removal, and smoke damage restoration. Our team specializes in fire damage cleanup and no job is too big or too small for us to handle.

SERVPRO of Lakeland

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (863) 646-4213

24-Hour Emergency Fire Restoration Service

We know that fire damage can happen any time, so we’re ready to respond 24 hours, 7 days a week—including holidays. We provide immediate emergency fire services for Polk County homes or businesses, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

SERVPRO of Lakeland is dedicated to responding immediately to your Polk County fire damage emergency. A faster response is the key to help prevent additional damage and to help reduce the restoration cost.

Locally Owned, with National Resources

SERVPRO of Lakeland is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Polk County 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 2230 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:

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

The fire restoration process begins when you call us. Our consultant will guide you through the crisis and may ask several questions to help us better understand the type of fire damage you experienced, determining the equipment and resources needed.

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)

Fire damage can often compromise windows, walls, and roofs. To maintain security and to protect against further damage, we can board up missing windows and walls and place tarps on damaged roofs. 

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

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 Polk County, FL property, you can trust SERVPRO of Lakeland 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 (863) 646-4213 - We are ready to start restoring your home to pre-fire condition.