What is Soot and Smoke Damage?

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Most of us don’t know about soot and smoke damage and its effect to our home and health. Fire damage restoration big or small should be done by professionals like ServiceMaster by Wright. Soot is a black powdery or flaky substance made largely of amorphous carbon, produced by the incomplete burning of organic matter. Fire is very dangerous, as soon as you discover one call for help and inform immediately your local fire fighter to prevent further damage and accident. Having an extinguisher could help your put out a small fire but when the fire becomes uncontrollably big it is important that you evacuate immediately.

ServiceMaster by Wright has the equipment and professionals that can handle any fire damage restoration and restoration services you needed. Big or small fire damage we can handle it for you. We are trained and have experience; ServiceMaster by Wright has been servicing Southwest Florida since 1978.

There are 5 types of soot and smoke that can damage your home.

  • Dry Smoke Residue
  • Wet Smoke Residue
  • Protein Residue
  • Fuel and Oil Residue
  • Fire Extinguisher Residue

There is a misconception that some have if an area was not precisely impacted by the fire, smoke and soot damage, is not present. Far from the case, during a fire smoke will roam to cooler and upper areas of a structure. Even if there is a fire in the lower level living room on the first floor of a building, the upper levels of the property may also require smoke damage restoration. Smoke and soot damage can be acutely destructive to your home or business. Smoke damage occurs in many different types. Each type comes with individual levels of effect on your property and necessitates different methods for restoration.

Fire damage can happen to anyone but with extra precaution, we can avoid and prevent it. Fire is a very dangerous and destructive element that should be used by adults and should be kept away from the reach of children. As soon as the fire has been under control and put out it is necessary to call your trusted fire damage restoration and repair company, ServiceMaster by Wright. Servicing homeowners and businesses located in Bonita Springs, Bradenton, Cape Coral, Englewood, Fort Myers, Longboat Key, Naples, Marco Island, Sarasota, Siesta Key, and Venice. If you are in Collier, Lee, Manatee or Sarasota Counties, we have you covered!

Contact ServiceMaster by Wright at 239-431-9947 for faster response, you can also visit https://www.servicemasterrestorations.com/ for more details.