It’s distressing when you found your home or business structure has been burned by fire. It brought your property a severe fire loss. No matter how small or big the fire damage, still, it’s a disaster in your life.
You don’t know where to start after the fire occurrence? Below are the things you need to do after the incident:
Once the fire is over, the fire department will check and assess the extent of fire damage. Wait for their go signal if they’re done with the inspection before you can touch your belongings.
Safety yourself and secure your home or property from intruders by locking the main door if possible. Also, cover your remaining properties to protect it from rain. Put the undamaged belongings in storage to safekeeping.
If you have insurance, contact your insurance agent and process your claim. Get in touch with your insurance company for further instructions and provide them the necessary requirements or documents as soon as possible.
Contact your family or relatives and friends about the incident and inform them your present situation. Also, you may ask help from organizations in your area to provide you with necessary assistance and resources for the time being.
If you find your home is not safe to stay, you may look for a place to stay overnight or for several days, while you are still working out to restore your home back to pre-damage state.
Find a restoration company that will help you restore your home, clean the soot, content cleaning and remove the unpleasant odor.
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