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How To Make A Fire Escape Plan For Your Home

House fires are always an unexpected disaster. Because of this, it is essential that a plan of escape is written out and practiced before a fire damage catastrophe happens. Nothing is more important than the safety of your loved ones. Fire Damage Restoration In Anchorage Creating and practicing this escape plan needs to be as […]

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Everything You Need To Learn About Fire Damage Restoration

If you’ve ever experienced a house fire, you know it’s a traumatic event. Not only do you lose your home and all of your belongings, but the soot and smoke damage can be extensive and costly to repair. This guide will teach you everything you need about fire damage restoration, from the initial emergency services […]

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Is Smoke Odor Removal Part Of Fire Damage Restoration?

If you and your family experienced a house fire, you quickly realized how complicated the clean up will be. Not only did the firefighters need to destroy some elements of your home in order to control it, the aftermath is a mess. A fire damage service will work on many aspects of cleanup and restoration, […]

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How to Preserve Your Belongings after a Fire

You’ve just been through the worst experience of your life. You’re lucky to be alive, and so are your belongings. But now comes the hard part: how do you keep what’s left of your stuff safe? Here are some tips on how to preserve your belongings after a fire. To preserve your belongings after a […]

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The Truth about Fire Damage Restoration

The truth about fire damage is that it can be much worse than most people think. If you have just experienced a house fire, the following might sound surprising to you. Fire Damage Restoration Anchorage There is a reason why it is important to act quickly after water damage, but you’re probably wondering what that […]

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Top Leading Causes of Preventable House Fires

In a big state like ours, remote wildfires can burn hundreds of acres of wilderness with little disruption to our lives. But here in Anchorage, preventable house fires can leave another path of chaos. Annually structured fires cause about 90% of all reported property damage in Alaska, totaling $65M dollars. Knowing the most common causes […]

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Minor Damages Still Need Fire Damage Restoration

A common question we hear at TCM Restoration is, “Do I need fire damage restoration if the damage is minor?” Here is the tricky thing about fire damage, there is always more damage than just what was burned by the flames. Even when the fire seems minor, there are potential hazards and threats that linger, […]

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Challenges of Fighting House Fires In Extreme Cold and Snowy Conditions

Constant summer sunshine adds to the laid-back feeling and easy going flow. We love hiking, boating and ziplining to enjoy the great outdoors. In winter, we get out to snowboard and ski but also enjoy the great indoors.  Here in Anchorage, cold-weather operations can be strenuous during the cold winters and long nights. Fighting fires […]

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Fire Damage Risks of Heating Appliances in Anchorage

The windstorm that just ravaged through the valley here left 6,400 homes without electricity for a couple of days, resulting in freezing temperature indoors. Many in our area had to result to methods other than a furnace and space heaters to keep warm. One common method of heating homes around here is wood-burning stoves and […]

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Common Causes Of House Fires And Damage Restoration

Forest fires in Alaska have broken records in recent years. Just 2 years ago, the McKinley fire took over 3700 acres just 80 miles north of Anchorage. While we do need to be aware and cautious of forest fires here in Anchorage, we also need to be aware and cautious of house fires. Let’s look […]