Absolute Fire & Flood Restoration

Frequently Asked Questions

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Why can't I clean up the fire damage myself?

Absolute Fire & Flood Restoration strongly recommends that you use a professional to clean up after fire damage. Most home cleaners that you get from the store are not made to clean up after such an event. There are specific cleaning agents that have been designed to remove the soot after a fire and for the best results it is ideal that those products are used.

What should I discard after a fire?

After a fire there are some products that we recommend that you toss out depending on the amount of fire damage. Every case will very but below you will find general recommendations:

•Electronics - Many electronics (TV's, stereos, phones and computers)

Does water damage cause mold?

This is one of the most common questions that we get in water damage situations. Mold develops if the home has been exposed to moisture. The key factor in avoiding mold growth in your home is to ensure that every area is properly dried out.

How long will it take for my house to dry?

There is no one answer to this question. The drying process will vary based from room to room. It takes time to dry out all the layers of your home. From sub floors, carpet pads, to flooring. On average the drying process takes a few days.