How to Remove Smoke Odor From Your Property

Over the years, many smells accumulate in the fibers of your carpeting, furniture, and clothing. These smells, when disturbed, release contaminants into the air. Anyone suffering from asthma, allergies, or a sensitive sense of smell will likely suffer from the results. It’s time you took back your home from these odors. There are exceptional restoration services offering […]

What You Should Do If Caught in a House Fire

Raging flames are ripping through your home – a terrifying sight we all hope we never have to experience. But the reality is that many residential fires occur in the U.S. Cooking equipment alone accounted for an average of 172,100 home fires per year in 2012-2016. Here are tips to escape a fire if one ever occurs […]

Cleaning Smoke Damage: DIY or Call a Professional?

When a fire breaks out in your home or business, the flames cause harsh damage that is obvious to spot. The severely high temperatures that come with a fire threaten your safety, and its flames burn objects and building materials. With enough time, the flames spread throughout the space and can cause so much damage […]

Cooking Tips To Prevent Kitchen Fires

The kitchen might seem like a safe place to be, but fires can occur quite easily in them if you are not careful. Most kitchen fires can be attributed to cooking food on the stove or using some other form of cooking equipment. Some people might buy pressure cookers or devices that plug into the […]

Fire Department Operations – Q & A

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Q. Why are windows broken or holes cut in the roof? A. As a fire burns, it moves upward then outward. Breaking the windows and/or cutting holes in the roof (called ventilation) slows the damaging outward movement, helps remove blinding smoke that obscures the actual fire, and enables fire fighters to fight the fire more […]