Fire Damage Do’s and Don’ts

Some Important Do’s and Don’ts 

Emergency Fire Damage Tips

  • Keep hands clean.
  • Limit movement in the home to prevent further damage.
  • Place dry, colorfast towels or old linens on carpeted traffic areas to prevent more soiling.
  • If electricity is off, empty freezer and refrigerator and prop doors open.
  • Wipe soot from chrome on faucets and appliances then protect with a light coating of lubricant.
  • DO NOT attempt to wash any walls or painted surfaces.  
  • DO NOT attempt to shampoo carpet or upholstered furniture.
  • DO NOT attempt to clean any electrical appliance that may have been close to fire or water. 

(These tips are for fire damage  – call 419-529-6422 for fire damage, Mansfield OH)