What to Do After a Fire

Some Important tips after fire.

After fire it is desired that this selective information will assist in reducing your losses and help speed your return to a normal lifestyle.You may be confused about what to do after a fire.

  • Take your family and pets out of harm’s way.
  • Work closely with your insurance company.
  • Assess the damages.
  • You may not agree with the insurance company’s settlement amount.

 When faced with damage due to smoke, fire or water it is important to act quickly.

JDV Construction offers emergency services for property damage. Here are somethings to keep in mind in regards to Insurance Restoration.

While you will be faced with coming to terms with loss and damage to your home and personal belongings it is very important to contact your insurance company who will have set procedures and resources for your damages. Your next call should be to a qualified company who handles Insurance Restoration, like JDV Construction. When contacted, we look at the immediate needs of the property, such as covering doors, windows, windows and other exposed areas, pumping out water, repairing immediate structural damage, restoring power and providing drying machines to prevent mold (a serious concern after water damage.)

Important Instructions on fire

CLICK HERE and link to U.S.Fire Administration’s This 16-page booklet, What To Do After A Fire, which provides information on recovering from a fire, including what to do during the first 24 hours, insurance considerations, valuing your property, replacement of valuable documents, salvage hints, fire department operations, and more.