In the aftermath of a fire, save yourself the physically and emotionally difficult task of cleanup by hiring a team of processionals to handle soot removal. As a leading fire and smoke restoration service, we have the equipment and expertise to perform the job quickly and correctly, eradicating soot along with any odors lingering in the structure.
Soot, which can contain carcinogens and other hazardous particulates, needs to be cleaned as quickly as possible. To ensure a soot-free environment, Disaster Kleenup Specialists will inspect the premises before performing a through cleaning and deodorizing of your home or business.
Importance of Fire Damage Cleanup
To better understand the cleanup process, it’s helpful to first answer the question, “what is soot?” Soot is an oily residue left behind after organic fuels are partially combusted in a fire. When most people think of soot and smoke damage, they focus primarily on walls, furniture, and the strong odor left behind. However, soot can cause extensive damage in many other areas such as throughout pipes and HVAC systems. In fact, all levels of a structure can be compromised.
Soot can stain easily and its removal after a fire is difficult and tedious. Not only does it leave stains on ceilings, walls, carpeting and furniture, but can also accumulate in unseen places and cause health problems through inhalation, ingestion, or simple contact. Exposure to soot is associated with respiratory illnesses, heart disease and cancer. The acids and chemicals will also destroy paint, fabrics and other belongings. Our services ensure peace of mind while limiting your exposure to chemicals associated with significant health risks.
Our Inspection & Cleaning Process
We will work with your insurance provider to coordinate the damage claim so that you can have your property restored to its previous condition quickly. Whether the fire is from arson, chemicals, electricity or other sources, we have the experience and knowledge to eliminate smoke damage and soot particles from any material.
- Full assessment of areas affected by soot
- Develop an effect plan of action
- Encapsulate the damaged region
- Detailed HEPA vacuuming
- Set up of odor control equipment
Professional Soot Removal in Monterey
You can count us to fully eradicate oily soot stains from your home and belongings. Our specialists have been restoring homes badly damaged from smoke and soot for many years. By calling us after a fire disaster on your property, you will soon be putting your fire, smoke and soot damage concerns behind you.
For professional soot removal in Monterey, Salinas, Santa Cruz and surrounding areas, call Disaster Kleenup Specialists and take the first step toward a safe, odorless and soot-free environment.