By calling Rainbow International® of Charleston immediately after your fire and smoke loss, we can salvage many damaged items in your home or office, from floors to china dishes.
Fire destroys in three ways: stains, odors, and corrosion. In the unfortunate event of a fire or smoke damamge, here's what you need to know:
Smoke deposits particles of incomplete combustion onto your building and contents. These particles will stain virtually every surface in your home or business. Common items stained by smoke damage include:
- Painted walls
Solution: Time is of the essence. Rainbow International can remove most stains when called promptly after a fire. With an array of specific solutions and techniques, our technicians can successfully remove most smoke stains.
Smoke is highly acidic in nature. It can pit metal and glass within 24 hours. It will discolor fiberglass, porcelain and enamel. Common household fixtures destroyed by smoke corrosion include:
- Door Knobs
- Light Fixtures
- Window Panes
Solution: Rainbow International can neutralize the corrosive nature of smoke damage. Most items can be saved if work is begun soon after the fire.