Fire damage cleanup and restoration in Columbus residential and commercial properties need a fast response to remove residual water, smoke and soot and any odors left on the premises. The extent of the damage may mean controlled demolition of non-salvageable building elements and contents. We have the experience to restore, and not replace, items whenever possible.

Shawn Young, the owner of SERVPRO of South Columbus, has vast experience in both the construction and restoration industries making our service one the local community trusts with damage remediation for both homes and businesses. His production managers and crew leaders have over 25 years of experience to help make it "Like it never even happened." This means you can trust our team to manage your restoration with respect, empathy, and professionalism.

Fire can happen at any time, and with that in mind, we support the Firefighter Phil Education Program in our community. Let's try to prevent fires from occurring.

SERVPRO of South Columbus

Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today (614) 863-1392

24-Hour Emergency Fire Restoration Service

Fire emergencies can happen day or night, on weekend or holidays. That’s why we provide 24-hour emergency fire restoration services, 365 days a year. Columbus residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Fire Emergency

SERVPRO of South Columbus is dedicated to responding immediately to your Columbus fire damage emergency. A faster response is the key to help prevent additional damage and to help reduce the restoration cost.

Locally Owned, with National Resources

SERVPRO of South Columbus is locally owned and operated so we are part of the Columbus community too. When you have a flooding or water emergency, we’re already nearby and ready to help. We’re also part of a network of over 1,700 Franchises, including special Disaster Recovery Teams placed strategically throughout the country to respond to large-scale fire, water, and storm disasters.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

Highly Trained Water and Fire Restoration Specialists

We are fire damage specialists. We get started quickly to get your home or business back to pre-fire condition. We have specific training and certifications to handle your restoration needs. Learn about our fire and water damage training/certificates.

Our Fire Restoration Process

Every fire damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” fire damage emergency.

Step 1: Emergency Contact

The fire restoration process begins when you call us. Our consultant will guide you through the crisis and may ask several questions to help us better understand the type of fire damage you experienced, determining the equipment and resources needed.

Step 2: Inspection and Fire Damage Assessment

We determine the scope of the fire and smoke damage by examining the affected areas and by testing the adjoining rooms for smoke and soot damage. An accurate assessment is crucial to the planning process. 

Step 3: Immediate Board-Up and Roof-Tarp Service (if needed)

Fire damage can often compromise windows, walls, and roofs. To maintain security and to protect against further damage, we can board up missing windows and walls and place tarps on damaged roofs. 

Step 4: Water Removal and Drying (if water damage is present)

If needed, we can begin the water removal process with powerful pumps and extraction units. This removes most of the water. We complete the water removal and drying process with industrial-strength dehumidifiers and air movers. 

Step 5: Removal of Smoke and Soot from All Surfaces

Your property’s ceiling, walls, floors, and other surfaces will likely have smoke and soot residue. We’ll use specialized cleaning products, equipment, and techniques to properly clean your home or business. 

Step 6: Cleaning and Sanitizing

We clean and sanitize the restorable items and structures damaged by the fire. Our professionals use a variety of cleaning techniques to restore your belongings to pre-fire condition. We’re also trained to remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

Step 7: Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-fire condition. Restoration may involve relatively minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and painting, or it could include significant reconstruction of entire rooms.

Trusted Fire Restoration Leaders

If your Columbus, OH home has been struck by fire and smoke damage, SERVPRO of South Columbus is ready to go to work. We know that the stress caused from a fire can be as devastating as the structural damage itself. Our team is trained to keep you apprised of the progress we are making on your property and strives to get you back inside as soon as possible.

Reach us at (614) 863-1392 so that we can begin the process of making your fire incident a memory.