What You Need To Know After A Wildfire
The dry, hot climate of southern California can last all year round, making residents of Ventura County constantly at risk of coming into contact with wildfires.
One of the reasons wildfires are so dangerous is because of how quickly they can begin. Without much warning you may be asked to evacuate your home or leave your business with most of your possessions inside.
If your property ends up getting damaged by a wildfire then it is important to know who to call to handle the fire and smoke remediation process. 911 Restoration Ventura County is the fire damage cleanup company that you can depend on to be there for you when you need help the most.
911 Restoration not only provides fire and smoke damage remediation services, but they offer around the clock customer services, which is crucial in situations that are as devastating at those involving wildfires.
911 Restoration Wants You To Stay Safe After A Wildfire
Depending on how severely your home or business was impacted by the wildfire will determine how long you should wait to reenter the property.
In some cases, you may have to stay away until the reconstruction is finished, while in other instances you may be able to live in it during the restoration process. Either way, your safety is the most important thing, even though you may be eager to get back in your home as soon as possible after the wildfires in the area have been contained.
The repair workers at 911 Restoration understand how emotional these situations can be and they want to prove to you just how much they care about your wellbeing. Some of the ways they will show this is by staying available around the clock, so you can call their staff the moment you need to schedule an appointment, even if it is the middle of the night.
Once the fire damage restoration technicians get to the property, they will provide a free inspection of the damages, that way you incur no financial risk by calling them out to look at your home or business. They also provide comprehensive services, which means they will repair fire damage, cleanup smoke stains, remove ash residue, deodorize the area and even address the water damage that may have occurred due to the fire extinguishers.
Anything their staff can do to make you feel confident in their ability to repair your property, they will do. So, when you need competent fire and smoke damage remediation services, call 911 Restoration.
Understanding Your Insurance Coverage For Fire Damages
Fire insurance is an important part of the remediation process, and 911 Restoration works with all types of insurance policies for both commercial and residential properties. Most standard insurance policies include fire damage, however there may be a limit to the coverages paid out and restrictions on what parts of the property are included.
For these reasons, it may be wise to purchase supplemental fire damage insurance, especially if you have a detached guest house, large shed or gazebo. Supplemental plans will also pay for your living expenses if you need to live in a hotel or rental property while your home is being repaired.
When it comes to filing your insurance claim, 911 Restoration’s staff members will complete the whole process for you, if that is something you feel comfortable with. In cases where you have never had to file an insurance claim before, it can be helpful to have an experienced teammate assisting you with the completing the paperwork and communicating with your insurance representative.
911 Restoration just wants to make the entire fire and smoke remediation process as easy as possible on you and your family, so give them a call if your property gets caught in a wildfire.