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

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

SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties is dedicated to responding immediately to your Dowagiac 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

We are proud to be an active member of this community. SERVPRO of Cass & St. Joseph Counties is locally owned and operated so we’re already nearby and ready to help Dowagiac residents and business owners with any-sized fire and smoke damage emergencies.

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Highly Trained Water and Fire Restoration Specialists

We specialize in fire and water restoration. We’ve received advance training in restoration techniques and we have the experience and specialized equipment to quickly restore your property. 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 determine the scope of the fire and smoke damage by examining the affected areas and by testing the adjoining rooms for smoke and soot damage. An accurate assessment is crucial to the planning process. 

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)

If needed, we can begin the water removal process with powerful pumps and extraction units. This removes most of the water. We complete the water removal and drying process with industrial-strength dehumidifiers and air movers. 

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 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

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.