How to Remove the Smoky Smell from your House after a Fire

How to Remove the Smoky Smell from your House after a Fire

If your home has suffered damage from a fire, it likely has a lingering smoky smell that will not go away. Unfortunately, flames are not the only thing that causes damage in a house fire. The smoke that rises from the fire can also cause extensive damage to your home that leaves a long-last odor, […]

How Long Does Smoke Damage Last?

How Long Does Smoke Damage Last

While heat and flames cause the most visible and immediate damage after a fire, smoke damage can devastate a structure and linger for years. The chaos following a fire is nearly as scary as the fire itself. Minimizing the negative impacts of it should be your first concern, such as removing burnt and melted elements […]

Change Your Dryer Filter Often To Prevent Fires

Change Your Dryer Filter Often To Prevent Fires

Cleaning your dryer filter every time you use your dryer may sound overwhelming, but it’s a must.  According to the U.S. Fire Administration, approximately 2,900 dryer fires break out each year. Lint accumulation in the dryer vent results in roughly 27 percent of these fires. Continue reading to learn more about this fire hazard.  Dryer […]

How Do You Wash Clothes After A Fire?

How Do You Wash Clothes After A Fire?

House fires are a tragic experience, often resulting in homeowners losing the safety of their house as well as prized possessions. Food, clothes, and transportation are subject to the ruinous effects of a blaze. When attempting to establish a routine in the face of trauma, it’s best to try to salvage some of your smaller […]

What Can Be Saved After a Fire?

Fire Damage: What Can Be Saved After a Fire?

Experiencing a house fire can be a traumatic experience. Although you want to salvage all your valuables, you may need to throw away several items. Even a minor kitchen fire can cause significant smoke and soot damage.  Continue reading to learn more about how house fires can be destructive.  Accept What You Can’t Control After […]

Fire Hazards in Your Kitchen

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The kitchen can be full of fire hazards. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, between the years of 2014 and 2016, there were approximately 188,800 residential kitchen fires responded to. These fires resulted in approximately 195 deaths and 3,800 injuries annually. Your kitchen may be full of fire hazards without you even realizing. Educate yourself […]