Fire Damage Photo Gallery

Smoke alerts a smoke detector in a home.

What Equipment is Used to Remove Smoke Residue and Odor in Antioch?

The smoke residue leaves a unique signature based on what burned in the fire, so we pretest every item before cleaning to ensure we are using the most effective cleaning method. Learn more.

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What Are the Top Causes of Fire Damage in Round Lake Beach?

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that most home fires and fire casualties result from five sources: cooking, heating, electrical distribution, lighting equipment, intentional fire setting, and smoking materials. Learn more.

A person sits in front of a lit fireplace.

Creosote Buildup Causes Wood Stove Fire in Fox Lake Home?

Creosote buildup in a fireplace or wood stove chimney is one of the leading causes of chimney fires in the United States. Here is some helpful information for minimizing the chances of creosote buildup from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Learn more.

A dog dressed as a ghost for Halloween holds a trick-or-treat jack-o-lantern in his jaw.

Pets Starting Fires on Halloween in Round Lake Beach?

Our team in Northwest Lake County wants to discourage everyone’s pets from starting a fire this Halloween. Please read our latest blog to learn how to protect your pets from fire danger.

Meadow grass is on fire.

Wildfire Prevention Tips for Round Lake Beach Residents?

Our team in Northwest Lake County can help when you have fire damage. Please read our latest blog to learn how to create defensible space around your property to minimize the potential for wildfire damage.

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Can I Protect My Ingleside Shore Home From Windblown Embers?

Windblown embers can enter attics and crawl spaces through vents. Our local team in Northwest Lake County restores fire-damaged properties every year. Please read our latest blog here to learn how to minimize the potential for windblown embers to enter your home through vents.

Kids are playing with matches.

Kids Playing With Fire Causes Fire Damage in Round Lake Beach?

Our local team in Northwest Lake County responds to fire damage emergencies every year. Please read our latest blog here to learn how to prevent children from playing with fire.

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Pets Starting Fires in Fox Lake Homes?

Our local team in Northwest Lake County responds to fire damage emergencies each year, and we want you and your pets to be safe around fire. Please read our latest blog here to learn some pet fire safety tips.

Smoke is rising towards a smoke alarm.

Smoke Alarm Safety Tips for Fox Lake?

Have you inspected your smoke alarm system lately? Our local team in Northwest Lake County knows the difference functioning smoke alarms make in fire emergencies. Please read our latest blog here to learn more about smoke alarm safety.

Soot covers a wall in a home.

Contents Restoration Services in Round Lake Beach?

Do you know that SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County offers a full range of services to clean and restore fire-damaged belongings? To learn more about these services, read our latest blog here.

A hand is plugging a cord into an electrical outlet.

Electrical Fire in Fox Lake?

Electrical fires are one of the leading causes of fire damage in the United States. SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County technicians are trained and certified to restore fire damage quickly and efficiently. To learn some electrical safety tips, read our latest blog here.

Smoke is coming out of a window.

Fire-damaged Home in Antioch?

SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County is no stranger to fire damage emergencies. Our technicians are on-call 24-hours a day and typically arrive onsite within four hours of your call. Read our latest blog here to learn some tips on what you should never do while waiting for help to arrive.

A fire is lit in a fireplace.

Fire Safety Tips for Fox Lake Residents?

Have you inspected your heating equipment lately? SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County is a trusted leader in fire restoration. To learn more about staying safe around heating equipment, read our latest blog here. 

People are cooking in a kitchen.

Cooking Fire in Lake Villa?

United States fire departments respond to about 172,900 home cooking fires each year.  SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County’s restoration technicians are highly trained and have the equipment and experience to restore fire damage, no matter how big the job is. To learn some cooking safety tips, read our latest blog here. 

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Contents Restoration Services for Round Lake Beach?

SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County provides a full range of cleaning services to restore your belongings to preloss condition. To learn about the various methods we use to restore your belongings, read our latest blog here. 

A candle is shown burning.

Candle Fire in Grayslake Home?

Do you know that three of every five candle fires start when things that can burn are too close to the candle? SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County is a trusted leader in fire damage restoration. To learn about candle safety, read our latest blog here. 

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Fire Escape Planning Tips for Lake Villa?

SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County responds to fire damage emergencies 24-hours a day, every day of the year. Having a tested fire escape plan can save lives. To learn about how to create a good fire home fire escape plan, read our latest blog here. 

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Fire Escape Planning for Lake Villa?

Do you know that only one of every three American households have actually practiced and developed a home fire escape plan? SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County responds to fire damage emergencies 24-hours a day. To learn about escape planning, read our latest blog here. 

A person is replacing a smoke alarm.

Smoke Alarm Safety Tips for Grayslake?

Every minute counts when escaping from a fire. Smoke alarms save lives when they are operating correctly. SERVPRO® of Northwest Lake County responds to fire damage emergencies 24-hours a day. To learn about smoke alarms, read our latest blog here. 

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Wildfire Safety Plan for Young People in Northwest Lake County?

Did you know that only 21% of students interviewed in wildfire-prone regions know what to do if they are home alone when a wildfire breaks out? When you need fire cleanup and restoration services Northwest Lake County is Here to Help. ®

To learn more, read our latest blog here.