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SERVPRO of South Atlanta: Fire, Biohazard & Vandalism Cleanup Services

2/9/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of South Atlanta is one of the most trusted restoration companies in all of Atlanta. The bottom line is when Fulton County home and business owners need their property restored to preloss condition, on time and on budget, the company they turn to is SERVPRO of South Atlanta. We are a full service, one-stop-shop when it comes to mitigation and restoration services for the greater Atlanta area. We handle water and fire claims every single day and can help home and business owners make informed decisions when it comes to restoring their property. Our goal on every restoration project, whether it's a small toilet leak to a major fire restoration project, we strive to make it “Like it never even happened.”

SERVPRO isn’t just for Water & Fire Claims!

While SERVPRO is proud to be recognized as the industry’s leading name in residential water restoration, we also pride ourselves on offering a wide array of specialized services that allow us to better help our customers mitigate and restore their property after just about any type of storm disaster, fire claim, bio-hazardous or vandalism cleanup situations. With SERVPRO of South Atlanta’s ability to handle any size disaster, you can rest assured that you're in good hands and that your property will be returned to preloss condition.   

Fire & Smoke Damage

*Here are some “Do’s and Don'ts” for fire and smoke damaged properties. Remember SERVPRO always advises home and business owners that have suffered smoke and/or fire damage to consult a licensed and insured fire restoration specialist.

Things NOT TO DO while waiting for help to arrive:

  • Attempt to clean carpet or upholstered furniture without first consulting a restoration professional at SERVPRO of South Atlanta
  • Attempt to wash any walls or painted surfaces without contacting a restoration professional at SERVPRO of South Atlanta.
  • Attempt to clan any electrical office equipment such as computers, printers, phone systems, etc. All units should be powered down until inspected by a restoration professional from SERVPRO of South Atlanta.
  • Operate any electrical fixtures (lights, plugs, etc.) that has been exposed to water from the loss.
  • Launder/dry clean towels, gloves, uniforms, or any other garments. Improper cleaning may set in smoke odors or stains.
  • Allow food or drinks stored in vending machines or other areas that were near the fire or exposed to heat to be consumed.

Things TO DO until help arrives:

  • Wash hands often and consider wearing a respirator as smoke/soot can be hazardous to breathing. 
  • Secure critical and/or sensitive documents.
  • Make sure access is available to all entry and exits around the building
  • Begin prioritizing critical areas to be addressed and cleaned.
  • Limit movement in the property to prevent the spread of soot particles.
  • Shut down all air handlers in the affected areas and consider shutting down units that border the affected area to limit the spread of soot and odor.
  • Ensure all computers, printers, and other electronics are shut down to prevent soot particles from being pulled into the units and increasing damage to devices.

Vandalism Damage

*Here are some “Do’s and Don'ts” for Vandalized properties. Remember SERVPRO always advises home and business owners that suffer property vandalism to consult a licensed and insured vandalism restoration specialist.

Things NOT TO DO while waiting for help to arrive:

  • Attempt to clean spills like ink, towner, paints, etc.
  • Operate equipment or appliances damaged by vandalism.
  • Allow employees or the public to track though any wet or dry spills.
  • Discard items from the damage until SERVPRO of South Atlanta restoration specialists have inventoried and photo documented the damage.

Things TO DO until help arrives:

  • Evaluate damaged areas and determine priority for restoration.
  • Make a list of damages, lost products, etc.
  • Save containers that reveal the ingredients of spilled inks, cleaning products, paints, etc.
  • Sweep or vacuum broken glass from flooring or furnishing where possible.

Harmful Waste (Sewage, Bloodborne Pathogens, etc.)

*Here are some “Do’s and Don'ts” if your property requires biohazard cleanup and/or disposal of hazardous materials. Remember SERVPRO always advises home and business owners to leave biohazard clean up to licensed and insured bioremediation professionals to avoid unneeded health risks.

Things NOT TO DO while waiting for help to arrive:

  • Touch or handle items that might have been in contact with pathogens or otherwise contaminated.
  • Attempt clean-up of any kind.

Things TO DO until help arrives:

  • Call emergency service personnel if the situation is life-threatening.
  • Stay out of affected areas.
  • Treat all bodily fluids as if they are contaminated.

SERVPRO of South Atlanta is locally owned and operated, so we are part of this community too. When you have a smoke or fire damage emergency, we’re already nearby and ready to help. There is no substitute for training and experience. As fire and water damage specialists, our business is built upon fire and water restoration expertise. We have the knowledge and the specialized equipment to get your property back to pre-fire condition. We take pride in being a part of the Atlanta community and want to do our part in making it the best it can be.

Fire Restoration, Vandalism & Biohazard Cleanup Customer Testimonials

Alison P. of College Park, GA - “SERVPRO of South Atlanta really helped me out in a time of need. My house was still smoking when they showed up. They boarded up my fire damaged home and started working on it the very next day. It was a matter of a few short weeks and we were able to return to life as normal with brand new hardwood floors and a fresh paint! I would highly recommend them and will refer my friends and family to SERVPRO of South Atlanta.”

Carey P. of Marietta, GA - “Very pleased with my experience working with SERVPRO of South Atlanta!”

Patrick E. of East Point - “SERVPRO of South Atlanta did a great job cleaning up my kitchen fire. They cleaned and deodorized the entire house, and their construction team did an awesome job remodeling the kitchen and dining room area. Very highly recommended!”

Angela H. of Atlanta, GA - “Thank you to the team for working hard on my mold remediation and packing of my home. My job has been on hold with insurance and when I reached out to SERVPRO of South Atlanta, they sent me to Tiffany and she contacted insurance and got approvals right away for me. Happy Holidays!”

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*If you’d like some more information on fire restoration or cleaning services check out the following links: “SERVPRO of South Atlanta Treats Your Home Like It's Our Own”; “Why Homeowners Choose SERVPRO of South Atlanta”; “Different Classifications & Types of Water Damage”; SERVPRO of South Atlanta’s Fire Restoration Photo Gallery; SERVPRO of South Atlanta’s Before & After Restoration Photos; SERVPRO of South Atlanta Can Help Your Business Safely Reopen

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