Smoke cleanup in Massachusetts, as well as any associated smoke damage repair from a fire or furnace puff back event can seem imposing, but it isn’t with the right help!
Navigating Smoke Cleanup and Damage Repair: Oily vs. Dry Smoke Considerations and the Role of Professionals
When it comes to smoke cleanup and damage repair, there are two types of smoke to be concerned with, oily and dry. The process for the cleanup of each differs, and there are often other concerns to consider when undertaking the cleanup and damage repair from the remnants of a fire, or the fallout from an early season furnace puff back. Most often than not your insurance policy will cover any of the cleanup and damage repair needed from a smoke event, no matter how mild or severe. Anytime insurance is to be invoked it’s always best to let professionals handle the job from inspection, to cleanup, to repair and billing. Smoke and smoke damage cleanup, repair and restoration companies with deep experience such that SOS Rescue Restoration affords can make fast, efficient cleanup and repair of any smoke damage event. In addition they can put your property back to its pre-loss condition and make sure your insurance company covers the charges.
Smoke and Smoke Can Cause Many Different Forms of Damage Including Danger to Health and Well Being
- Biohazard Concerns: After a fire, the residual particles left behind pose health risks due to toxins and carcinogens. Handling this residue without care can lead to serious health issues. Seeking professional help is vital to ensure safe cleanup.
- Swift Discoloration: Smoke infiltrates quickly, staining walls within minutes. The once-vibrant walls succumb to an irreversible film. The urgency to address this discoloration is clear, highlighting the need for immediate action.
- Vulnerable Appliances: In a matter of hours, lingering smoke can damage kitchen and other appliances. The heat and smoke particles corrode finishes, necessitating specialized restoration to reverse the harm caused.
- Rapid Glass Etching: Glass surfaces transform within hours as smoke induces etching, marring clarity and reflection. Swift addressing of smoke damage is imperative to prevent further degradation.
- Tarnished Metal Surfaces: Even resilient materials like metal fall victim to smoke’s impact. Tarnishing and corrosion weaken structures and appearances. Timely restoration efforts are essential to rescue metal elements.
In the event of a fire or furnace puffback timing is of the essence, and terms in your insurance policy dictate you need to act accordingly in order for the event to be covered. Using SOS Rescue Restoration affords you the backup documentation and years of experience needed to ensure your insurance company doesn’t give you the runaround.
“We had damage in our attic from mice. I called Steve and he returned my call immediately. Quoted me, sent a crew out did the job, all done in less than a week. I can not recommend this company enough. Fast, so pleasant to deal with and very responsive. If you need any kind of cleanup, this is the company to use.”
Smoke Cleanup, and Smoke Damage Repair Services and Working With Your Massachusetts Insurance Provider and Policy
Let SOS Rescue Restoration Help Guide You Through The Complex Process Of Your Insurance Claim Submittal.
SOS Rescue Restoration Can help you navigate the somewhat troublesome process of filing an insurance claim by assisting with direct billing. Additionally, understanding your entitlements within your policy can add some additional confusion, and the professionals at SOS Rescue Restoration can help you understand your policy provisions so you can be brought back to pre-loss condition as quickly, and painlessly as possible.
It’s important to act quickly during, and just after an event. Whether it’s water damage, fire and smoke damage, or any other covered event, the burden of mitigating future damage and loss falls on the shoulders of the policy owner. Not only do you have to file a claim as soon as you know an insured event has occurred, you must take any and all necessary steps to mitigate future damage, failing to do so may have an impact on the amount covered.
Managing your insurance claim whether it is commercial or residential requires patience and knowledge, something most people in crisis mode are in short supply of. Adding to the complexities of properly filing a claim is the emotional stress that many times accompanies an emergency event. SOS Rescue Restoration is positioned to help you navigate this process as well as offer direct billing with reporting to your insurance provider to help streamline the insurance claim filing and settlement process as quickly and as painlessly as possible.
“I’ve never used a restoration company before but my insurance company recommended them. I called SOS and the entire team was very friendly.”
Why SOS Rescue Restoration
- SOS Rescue Restoration is Fully Insured
- IICRC Certified
- Workmanship Quality Guarantee
- Comprehensive and self instituted train and retrain program for employees
- SOS Rescue Restoration performs background checks on all staff members
- Instituted project management and quality control systems and processes
- Dedicated account and project managers for each and every project
- True 24 emergency response, not just emergency “call” response
- 2 hour or less onsite response times during emergencies to 95% of service areas
- Personalized service from initial consultation to project completion follow up
- Direct insurance billing (we work for you and not the insurance companies during mitigation, national franchises have loyalties to large insurers that may be biased based on the funneling of work)
- Experience managing state and federal contracts
- Locally owned and operated (decisions are taken locally and not mandated at some national level with disregard for onsite needs for both property and people, with SOS Rescue Restoration you’re not just a number)
- Big company resources with local decision making and compassion
Remember Using the Wrong Cleanup Materials Can Compound Your Smoke and Smoke Cleanup Process, In Massachusetts Call SOS Rescue Restoration and Rest Easy Knowing Your Smoke and Smoke Cleanup Will be Handled Properly
It isn’t just the unsightliness of the smoke and smoke that’s the issue, smoke and smoke odor can permeate any porous material including sheetrock walls, insulation, etc. If the damage is extreme as it is in a small percentage of cases, there may be the need to get into, remove, replace some of the major systems in your property. In the even that is necessary SOS Rescue Restoration will take all precautions and work closely with all local building departments. Additionally if the removal of any hazardous materials is required during the cleanup and repair, SOS Rescue Restoration will obtain all necessary permits to ensure you meet all of the local and state requirements. This only occurs in extreme cases.
We will contact and interface with the local and state agencies as needed on your behalf.
“We have had water issues in the past that were taken care of by other companies based on our household insurance direction, this time Liberty Mutual had SOS Rescue come to our home due to a slow leaking pipe. This experience was by far the fastest remedy, service and fully professional. I mean they were here in less then an hour and the remedy process was underway and fixed. Plus Connor from SOS, who conducted the assessment and took care of the issue was fabulous! A true solid citizen, smart and very caring and careful. Our worries were lifted immediately, BRAVO!”
Restoring Tranquility with SOS Rescue Restoration in Massachusetts: Expert Smoke Cleanup and Damage Repair Solutions
When the aftermath of smoke-related incidents leaves your property marred and your peace of mind shaken, SOS Rescue Restoration is here to stand as a beacon of hope in Massachusetts. With a wealth of experience and a commitment to excellence, we are dedicated to restoring not only the physical aspects of your space but also the sense of security it once provided. Let our experts in Massachusetts navigate the complexities of smoke damage, employing specialized techniques to cleanse, repair, and rejuvenate. As you entrust us with the task of reclaiming your environment, we stand ready to turn back the tide of smoke’s destruction, ensuring that your property stands as a testament to resilience and restoration.