When Fires Occur in Santa Monica Homes
Fire Damage Santa Monica – Garage Fire and Smoke Damage
Even a garage fire can cause smoke odors inside a person's home. While the fire department usually has the fire under control quickly, the hot flames may damage the siding on the house, and smoke can enter through open windows. Your neighbor’s home may also suffer smoke damage depending on how long the fire burns, temperature, and wind direction.
SERVPRO provides fire damage restoration services in Santa Monica and surrounding areas. We are available on a 24 / 7 basis and can be at your home or business within four hours of your initial call. No matter if it is a storm, fire, or water damage, we know that quickly responding to an event can limit the amount of damage and place the homeowner's mind at ease.
Whenever there is a garage fire, everyone is concerned about the chemicals stored in the garage. A fire might start due to a bad electrical connection, spread and ignite the structure and endanger adjacent buildings. Even more threatening is the potential for chemicals stored inside the building to ignite. Fuel containers, paint, and cleaning supplies may ignite, causing a fire full of chemicals that become part of any smoke residue that enters your home.
Whenever you become aware of a fire, move your family to safety. Call 911 and close all the windows if it is safe to do so. Our SERVPRO highly trained crew focuses on all aspects of recovery and restoration from a fire, including removing a variety of odors caused by fires burning chemicals found inside your garage.
If the smoke from the fire has managed to leave odors inside your home after a garage fire, SERVPRO can evaluate the type of chemicals found in the residue, the surfaces where residue deposits, and recommend the appropriate approach to clean and remove the odors. We wash some items, while we send others out for cleaning. We can quickly assess the situation and advise you and your insurance company regarding the best approach to take.
Call SERVPRO of Santa Monica / Venice Beach at (310) 395-9050 for 24/7 service. We proudly serve West Los Angeles, Marina Del Rey, and surrounding areas. We're Faster To Any Size Disaster.
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