Sometimes fires can cause minor smoke and soot damage, in other cases they cause total devastation requiring a full demolition.
In this case, the family was grateful that while they suffered a lot of damage, it was contained to the detached garage. We performed a full demolition of the structure and charred contents which required that we don full protective clothing and face masks due to the caustic nature of damaged caused.
These types of jobs require much more than just the physical work that we need to perform. We deal with homeowners who are emotional, as it never easy to go through a loss that is so unexpected. As remediation professionals we always need to take the customers frame of mind into account and not only reassure them that we will take care of the physical job quickly and carefully but that we are concerned with their emotional state as well.