We’ve gathered our top blog posts about fire damage and restoration in one place for your convenience.
If you ever find yourself in need of fire restoration services, let us know.
What to Do If There’s a Fire in Your Home or Business
Fire restoration is a job that is usually best left to professionals. However, there are a few things you should do on your own in the immediate aftermath.
Prepping for a fire is just as important as what you do if there is a fire. On average, a person only has two minutes to get out of a burning building safely. It’s important to make the most of your precious time by following these four tips.
If your business recently had smoke and fire damage, Intek provides commercial fire damage restoration services to get your business back up and running. Reading our top tips on what to do if you find yourself in need of clean-up.
Maintain Your Appliances
Dryer vent cleaning might seem like a dull task, but if you haven’t done it in a while, it’s one you should add to the top of your to-do list immediately. Lint is highly flammable, so when it collects in your dryer vents, it poses a serious fire hazard.
During these cold winter months, nothing sounds better than curling up in front of your wood stove, furnace, or fireplace, but if you’re not careful, that cozy evening could come crumbling down. Protect your home from fire damage in Sioux Falls with these fire safety tips.
If your furnace is acting up, a space heater can be a great solution. Follow these pointers (and our other fire prevention tips) to avoid needing fire restoration services if the worst should happen. As always, make sure to use your heater safely and avoid any dangerous situations.
Keep Your Home Safe
Candles are festive and can brighten up any room, but they are also the leading cause of house fires. Keep these pointers in mind while keeping your home cozy. Learn just how many house fires are caused by candles and how you can avoid damage by making sure you burn candles responsibly.
The kitchen is one of the primary places where fires in the home start. There are a few things you can do to lower your risk of kitchen fires, but even if you do your best to prevent them, house fires can still happen. Learn what to do before and after cooking and what to do if the worst happens.
Adhering to fire prevention tips and practices alleviates the need for fire restoration. Here are some things to make sure are in place to keep your home or workplace safe.
When You Need It, Intek Is Here
If you do have a fire, the most important thing is keeping everybody safe. Loss or damage to property can be dealt with, but having a plan to escape buildings that catch fire is first priority.
Once everyone’s safe and the fire is out, we’re here for your fire damage restoration needs. Give us a call when you need it.