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Fire & Smoke Damage in Clifton Heights, PA

ServiceMaster by ARTec provides Fire Restoration in Clifton Heights, West Chester, PA and the surrounding areasrestoration

During a fire, smoke is driven by heat created from flames. No matter where the fire originates, smoke may penetrate throughout a building’s structure. Smoke, in combination with humidity, can form corrosive residues that may cause secondary damage. Long after the fire is put out, the fire damage continues, as remaining free-floating smoke settles on horizontal surfaces and contents.

ServiceMaster is a highly reputable, licensed, insured and endorsed provider of fire damage and smoke damage restoration services. In addition to our years of experience, our Restoration Technicians have completed advanced training in fire mitigation, restoration systems and corrosion control.

Understanding the Restoration Process:

Fire & Smoke SmallIt is our goal to restore your property as quickly and efficiently as possible. Depending on the source, nature and size of the fire, the cleaning and restoration may require several phases before completion.

1. Emergency Pre-cleaning

ServiceMaster performs emergency pre-cleaning within 24 hours of the loss to at risk items such as metals, chromes, kitchens, and bathrooms to prevent permanent damage.

2. Content Pack Out

ServiceMaster mobilizes quickly to minimize your loss. We will inventory and store documents, electronics, furniture or clothing from your home in a climate controlled storage facility until your property is fully restored. We use a state-of-the-art, electronic, detailed inventory system to track all of your belongings and give you piece of mind.

3. Content CleaningPackout

During a fire, the smoke and soot residues that  permeate into the cracks and crevices of your home and can reach many of your personal belongings. It leaves behind an odor and residue that can cause the contents of your home to smell, corrode or discolor permanently if emergency services are not performed. It is important that the cleanup begins as soon as possible.

4. Wall & Ceiling Cleaning

Before reconstruction can begin, structural cleaning is necessary so new materials will not be contaminated from previous damage. Using state-of-the-art equipment, products and technology, ServiceMaster by ARTec thoroughly cleans damaged areas of your structure.

5. Deodorization

With any fire restoration job there is the possibility that there can be an odor problem. The most important step to take to eliminate the odor is to remove the source producing the odor. Once the source has been removed ServiceMaster by ARTec can begin steps to neutralize and eliminate the odor. Our methods are the most proven & efficient in the industry.

Our fire and smoke damage services include:

  • Contents & Structural Cleaning & Repairs
  • Water Removal & Drying
  • Smoke & Odor Removal
  • Carpet Cleaning and Deodorization of Rugs & Upholstery
  • Art & Electronic Equipment Restored
  • Emergency Board-ups
  • Emergency Roof Repairs & Roof Tarps
  • Emergency Deodorization & Disinfections
  • Emergency Electrical Services
  • Emergency Plumbing Services
  • Emergency Cleaning Services
  • Emergency Packouts
  • Air Duct Cleaning


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When the unforeseen happens, call on the quick response of ServiceMaster at (610) 626-9002.

Our emergency call center is prepared to handle your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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