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The Best Fire & Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire

Fire and water damage repair contractors in San Antonio TX bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol are the fire/water damage restoration companies proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for competency and value, carry liability insurance as protection for you the customer, who use only employees legal to work in the U.S., and for whom our staff has called previous customers to verify high satisfaction with them for fire and water damage clean up in San Antonio TX, including flood damage, storm damage, weather damage, hurricane damage, smoke odor removal and more.

   

The TOP 10 Fire Damage Repair & Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX

Rhino Design Build LLC

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(210) 413-8789
3463 Magic Dr, Suite T23
San Antonio, TX 78229
City License #IC1917472
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Areas Served: Bexar County Texas, incl. San Antonio TX
Services: fire damage repair, water damage repair, flood damage restoration &…

Alpha Omega Fire & Water

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8235 Agora Pkwy # 111
Selma, TX 78154

Areas Served: San Antonio Texas, Bexar County Texas, Converse TX, Universal City…
Services: emergency fire water damage clean up & repair services incl.…

MacKenzie Restoration Inc

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240 Sherwood Dr
San Antonio, TX 78201

Areas Served: San Antonio TX, Bexar County, Converse TX, Timberwood Park TX,…
Services: fire damage, water damage, smoke damage repair services, disaster recovery

Fire Water Restoration

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910 Oblate Dr
San Antonio, TX 78216

Areas Served: Bexar County TX, San Antonio TX, Universal City TX, Converse…
Services: disaster recovery, fire damage repair, flood damage clean up, smoke…

911 Restoration of San Antonio

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10427 Perrin Beitel Rd # 117
San Antonio, TX 78217

Areas Served: Converse TX, San Antonio TX, Bexar County TX, Universal City…
Services: disaster repair services, fire damage, water damage, smoke damage, flood…

CCR Fire Restoration

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14309 Toepperwein Rd # 304
San Antonio, TX 78233

Areas Served: Universal City TX, Bexar County TX, San Antonio TX, Converse…
Services: disaster damage repair contractors for flood & water damage, smoke…

South Texas Restoration Inc

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6075 De Zavala Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249

Areas Served: Bexar County TX, San Antonio Texas, Leon Valley TX, Timberwood…
Services: disaster loss management incl. smoke damage, water damage, fire damage…

Bear Fire & Water Restoration

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7 Mayborough Ln
San Antonio, TX 78257

Areas Served: San Antonio Texas, Bexar County, Converse TX, Universal City TX,…
Services: flood damage, fire damage, water damage restoration, disaster clean up

The Best Fire & Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire

The state of Texas doesn't require any state license of fire and water damage repair in San Antonio TX, so there is no state standard for competency and reliability in fire water damage clean up or fire water damage repair including storm damage repair.

So there's no guarantee that any particular fire water damage clean up service in San Antonio TX is even competent, is doing business ethically, delivering value, or satisfying customers.

This makes it all the more significant that all companies for weather and storm damage, fire and flood damage repair in San Antonio TX who bear The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous customers to verify high satisfaction, good complaint record, verified worker's comp and liability insurance, only employees legal to work in the U.S., best business practices, and more.

Fire Damage / Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX Perform Numerous Services

After a fire or flood it might seem like your home has suffered irreparable damage, but there are professionals who devote themselves to these kinds of tasks. Fire / water damage cleanup services in San Antonio TX perform disaster loss management services exclusively and some of them provide immediate response for 24 hour emergency fire & water damage cleanup in San Antonio TX.

Fire and water damage restoration in San Antonio TX is a highly specialized process for which regular contractors are not equipped. Some fire & water damage restoration contractors in San Antonio TX perform content restoration, biohazard remediation, or structure restoration in both residential and commercial buildings. Many of these fire & water damage repair services in San Antonio TX are available for emergencies, which means they can begin work within 24 hours of the damaging event. They can initially assess the damage with leak pinpointing, thermal investigations, or allergen and indoor air testing.

As far as damage control capabilities, fire damage / water damage contractors in San Antonio TX can do smoke damage repair, soot removal, carpet drying, deodorizing, and stain removal. As part of this they might also do upholstery cleaning, wood floor drying, disinfecting, water extraction, rapid structural drying, and odor removal.  

Some might perform related services such as trauma crime scene cleanup or sewage spill clean up services, with the disinfecting required in both instances.

Some of the services for fire and water damage clean up in San Antonio TX are IICRC or WLI certified in comprehensive fire and water damage cleanup including cleaning drapery, black water, flood damage, or damage from vandalization. In addition to the standard cleaning procedures, some fire and water damage contractors offer services to ease your transition in the aftermath of the disaster recovery, such as insurance claim processing, moving and storage, fine art restoration, document drying, book drying, electronics drying, carpet re-stretching and repair, burn repair, and repainting. 

Fire and Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX Use State-of-the-Art Technology to Rectify Problems
Fire and water damage contractors can efficiently repair damage caused by a flood or fire with specially high powered specialty equipment. They assess the situation with thermal detectors or infrared technology, they can use dehumidifiers to dry out flooded areas, flood pumpers, dry foggers, disinfectants, antimicrobials, or ozone generators. Certain contractors go beyond simple cleaning procedures to protect damaged areas from future deterioration by applying DuPont, Teflon, or Scotchguard products.

Some Fire and Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX Are Better Than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these fire and water damage contractors in San Antonio TX: Alpha Omega Fire & Water Selma TX, MacKenzie Restoration Inc San Antonio TX, Fire Water Restoration San Antonio TX, 911 Restoration of San Antonio San Antonio TX, CCR Fire Restoration San Antonio TX, South Texas Restoration Inc San Antonio TX, Bear Fire & Water Restoration San Antonio TX, Rhino Design Build LLC San Antonio TX. Other companies for fire & water damage repair and clean up in San Antonio TX that might still be in business include: Purofirst San Antonio TX.

 

Questions To Ask Fire Water Damage Clean Up Services in San Antonio TX


Step 1: Describe the Fire or Water Damage

With each contractor, explain the details of the damage that occurred. Be consistent in the way that you describe the situation so that each fire and water damage contractor will have an opportunity to bid on the same job specifications.  Know ahead of time if you seek only fire & water damage clean up services or if you require actual construction services like for complete fire & water damage structural restoration, often referred to in this industry as "build-back".

Step 2: Answer Questions & Take Notes of the Fire & Water Damage Clean Up Companies
Allow the fire and water damage contractors the opportunity to ask about the features of your job and pay attention to the points that he may have. How detailed are his questions? Does he seem adequately knowledgeable about the issues that need attention?

Step 3: Ask Questions & Take Notes of all Fire & Water Damage Restoration Contractors
Pose any questions you may have for the potential fire & water damage contractors. Take notes on the answers to questions as well as your impression of the interview. Remember, you will see better results if you can comfortably and openly deal with the contractors. Afterward, look at all the notes that you took before and during the question and answer session and use them to update information you already had for each fire and water damage contractor. The following list of questions will help guide your evaluation.

• How long have the fire & water damage contractors been in business in San Antonio TX?

• Do they offer only fire & water damage clean up (like water removal) or are they also a construction company prepared to do fire & water damage repair and structural restoration, often referred to in this industry as "build back"?

• How many jobs have those fire and water damage contractors completed in San Antonio TX specifically?

•  Do the fire & water damage contractors specialize in the type of damage repair services you've described to them?

• What additional services might they provide? Examples include coordinating with your insurance company, insurance claim processing, fine art repair, book drying, etc.

• Do the fire or water damage repair services have references you can contact? (All fire & water damage restoration companies bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had their customers references called by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• What will the timing be on bidding and completing the fire & water damage repair?

• Will they show you copies of their liability insurance and workers' compensation insurance? (All disaster recovery services in San Antonio TX bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• Will the fire damage / water damage repair contractors provide a detailed estimate in writing?

• Do the fire or water damage construction companies have any industry certifications and if so, what did they do to obtain them?

• Can they prove to you that all their employees are legally allowed to work in the U.S.? (All damage restoration companies in San Antonio TX bearing The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)

• Will you be required to relocate while the fire & water damage repair contractor is working on your site?

• Will permits be needed? If so, will the fire & water damage repair company get them, or do they expect you to do so?

• Does the fire & water damage repair company actually do all the work itself, or do they hire out to subcontractors?

• If they DO use subcontractors, will they collect and give you a lien release from each subcontractor as assurance for you that those subcontractors will not file a lien on your property for any claims against the fire & water damage restoration company, such as if they are not paid on time?

• What kind of warranty do each of the water & fire damage contractors offer?

• Will the fire/water damage repair services provide you with a written contract?

• What methods or special equipment do they use for moisture detection and drying and other technology specific to fire & water damage clean up?


When you've chosen the best fire water damage repair contractors in San Antonio TX for your specific needs make sure they have a good complaint record. (All fire water damage restoration contractors in San Antonio TX  bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had a good complaint record verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

  

Resources About Fire & Water Damage Repair in San Antonio TX


Associations & Licensing Relevant to Fire & Water Damage Clean-up, Repair, Restoration in San Antonio TX

AIHA American Industrial Hygiene Association www.aiha.org
ASCR Association of Specialists in Cleaning and Restoration www.ascr.org
BBB Better Business Bureau www.bbb.com
CDC Centers for Disease Control www.cdc.gov
CUCI Carpet And Upholstery Cleaning Institute www.ascr.org/institutes/cuci
DRI Disaster Recovery Institute www.drii.org
IAQA Indoor Air Quality Association www.iaqa.org
IDRA International Disaster Recovery Association www.idra.com
IICRC Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification www.iicrc.org
NAFA National Air Filtration Association www.nafahq.org
NIDR National Institute of Disaster Restoration www.ascr.org/institutes/nidr
Texas Attorney General Consumer Protection Division /www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/cpd/consumer-protection
Texas Division of Emergency Management www.dps.texas.gov/dem
Texas Emergency Management www.preparingtexas.org
Texas Health and Human Services Disaster Assistance https://hhs.texas.gov/services/financial/disaster-assistance
RIA Restoration Industry Association www.restorationindustry.org
WLI Water Loss Institute www.ascr.org/institutes/wli

Media & Web Resources Relevant to Fire and Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX

Claims Magazine
Cleaning and Restoration Magazine
Industrial Fire World Magazine
Insurance Journal: The Property Casualty Magazine
International Fire Protection Magazine
Waste Age Magazine

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Fire / Water Damage Contractors in San Antonio TX within the following zip codes:

78023, 78152, 78208, 78216, 78224, 78232, 78015, 78150, 78207, 78215, 78223, 78231, 78002, 78148, 78205, 78214, 78222, 78230, 78112, 78204, 78213, 78221, 78229, 78109, 78203, 78212, 78220, 78228, 78101, 78202, 78211, 78219, 78227, 78073, 78201, 78210, 78218, 78226, 78069, 78154, 78209, 78217, 78225, 78233, 78247, 78255, 78264, 78283, 78237, 78246, 78254, 78263, 78279, 78236, 78245, 78253, 78261, 78278, 78235, 78244, 78252, 78260, 78270, 78298, 78234, 78242, 78251, 78259, 78269, 78296, 78250, 78258, 78268, 78293, 78240, 78249, 78257, 78266, 78292, 78239, 78248, 78256, 78265, 78291 and 78238

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Fire / Water Damage Restoration in San Antonio TX within the following areas:

Alamo Heights, Castle Hills, Converse, Fair Oaks Ranch, Helotes, Kirby, Leon Valley, Live Oak, San Antonio, Scenic Oaks, Selma, Terrell Hills, Timberwood Park, Universal City and Windcrest