What to Expect from Fire Damage Restoration?

January 26, 2023

Every 90 seconds, a home catches fire in the United States. Even though not all fires burn the house, even a small one can cause serious damage due to the heat and smoke from the fire, as well as the water and soot from trying to put the fire out.Fire damage restoration is a task that you might have to face if your house burns down. Learn more about what to do after a fire, as well as what steps you can take to prevent future fires.What to do following a fire?Witnessing your home being destroyed by fire can be a devastating experience. To avoid further damage to the house, it is essential that you act immediately after the fire has been extinguished. Further damage can result from rainwater entering your property or mold growth, which could lead to higher repair costs.To report the fire to your insurance company immediately, … Continued

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5 Fire Safety Prevention Tips for Your Home

March 31, 2022

There are times when house fires occur accidentally due to no fault of our own. While you cannot completely eradicate the possibility of these disastrous events, there are a few tips you can follow that can help minimize their likelihood. Follow these five fire safety prevention tips from Zona Restoration to keep your Tempe home as secure as possible from the dangers of accidental fires.

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What are the Steps to Commercial Fire Damage Restoration?

March 9, 2022

Have you experienced fire damage to your business? According to data, there are around 37,000 fires at businesses or manufacturing facilities every year. These fires result in approximately 18 deaths, 279 injuries, and more than $1 billion in property damage.If your building experiences fire damage, you need to take action as soon as possible to mitigate further damage and protect the property. Delaying the fast remediation of your property allows damage from soot and smoke to spread, increasing your repair costs.This post unpacks the steps to commercial fire damage restoration.The Commercial Fire Damage Restoration ProcessCleaning up a property after a fire is an extensive process. If you have no experience working with fire-damaged properties, it’s probably a good idea to call in professionals to assess the damage.Typically, your insurer will require you to hire an assessor, or they will send an in-house assessor to your property to evaluate the damage. … Continued

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How To Get Rid Of The Smoke Smell After A Fire

January 6, 2022

Cleaning up after a fire can be devastating when the reality of what you lost in the fire sets in. Surviving fire damage should feel comforting, but when the smoke and the smell that follow set in, getting rid of them from clothes, fabrics, and furniture can seem like a hopeless task.While the fire damage restoration company handles all the undertaking and you want to eliminate the smoky smell yourself, there are some things you can do for the odor-eliminating task.There are several things to keep in mind while removing the smoke damage and the smell from fabrics. The following steps will guide you to eliminate the smell left by the smoke fast and safely from clothes, furniture, and all the other household items.Smoke damage restoration processThe longer the smell of smoke is left on the garments, the more difficult it becomes to get rid of it. Smoke smell restoration … Continued

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3 Common Causes of Commercial Property Fires

August 3, 2021

Business owners are always looking for ways to protect their commercial investments. This includes ensuring their brick and mortar structures are safe and secure from the dangers of fire. While business owners can’t guarantee their property will never be victim to a commercial fire, knowing what some of the most common causes are can assist them when looking for potential fire risks. This may just help them prevent a disaster. At Zona Restoration, we have listed three of the most common causes of commercial property fires and what to watch for if you suspect any issues.

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What Are the Top 4 Causes of Home Fires?

May 8, 2021

House fires can be a devastating loss. Even if it only affects a portion of your home, you still have to go through the fire damage cleanup and restoration process. At Zona Restoration, we understand how greatly this can affect you and your family. It may be helpful to know the most common causes of house fires, so you can do your best to prevent them before they begin.

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3 Ways to Prevent Fire Damage in Your Home

December 9, 2020

While not all fire incidents can be completely prevented, there are some proactive steps you can take to minimize damage caused by a house fire. Being prepared is half the battle when it comes to protecting your home and your family from a dangerous house fire. Zona Restoration recommends these three items in order to actively defend against a fire incident in your Chandler, AZ, home.1. Smoke DetectorsSmoke detectors are a necessary tool for preventing fire damage and protecting your home and family. Ideally, you should have one smoke detector in each bedroom and one on each level of your home. If you already own smoke detectors, we recommended that you test them regularly – about once a month – to ensure they’re working properly, and replace them every ten years. If you don’t have a smoke detector, make it a priority to purchase and install these life-saving devices as … Continued

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4 Types of Build Back Services from Zona Restoration

September 24, 2020

If your home has suffered water damage, fire damage, lead removal, or asbestos abatement, you most likely need professional build back restoration services. With build back reconstruction projects, Zona Restoration can repair slightly damaged or completely devastated areas, restoring them to their original state. While we can reconstruct any area of your home, we specialize in restoring these more common areas with our superb repairs and restoration services.

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Fire & Smoke Restoration: Our Proven 5-Step Process

August 6, 2020

When you’ve experienced a devastating crisis like a house fire, you have many overwhelming thoughts and questions. How will my family recover from this? Will my home ever be back to normal? When can I return to my home? The fire restoration contractors at Zona Restoration are here to help you navigate through this discouraging experience. Our tried and true methods will neutralize any damage done, and return your home to you in even better condition than it was before the disaster.1. Free Visual InspectionOur proven fire damage restoration service begins with a free visual inspection. We understand that time is of the essence when it comes to fire damage restoration for your home. A visual inspection by our certified contractors will give us a greater understanding of how to approach the fire damage cleaning process.2. Assess DamageOnce we’ve inspected your home, we’ll conduct a thorough and detailed assessment of … Continued

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House Fire Checklist: What to Do After a House Fire

June 5, 2020

When you’ve experienced a home fire, even if it’s a minor one, it can be difficult to work through all of the emotions and the thoughts running through your mind. You have more questions than answers during a crisis like this. Once your family and pets have been cared for and attended to, it’s time to begin the process of fire damage cleanup. Zona Restoration has provided this house fire checklist to bring you closer to your recovery. as well as a newly restored home.House Fire ChecklistContact family members and friends to make them aware of the accident and to let them know you are safe.Before you enter your home, you need permission from your local Fire Department.Contact all your utility providers – electric, gas, water – to inform them of the fire.Call your homeowner’s or renter’s insurance company to begin the insurance claim process.Contact a fire restoration company, like … Continued

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