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Knowing the different types of smoke and behavior patterns

12/1/2017 (Permalink)

Different types of smoke This was a fire caused by a lit candle.

SERVPRO of Plano understands the need to restore order quickly and are equipped with the technology and training needed to help ensure your property is restored to its preloss condition. For instance, knowing the different types of smoke and behavior patterns are vital to proper restoration. 

Wet Smoke-Plastics and Synthetics: Low heat, smoldering, pungent odor, sticky, smeary.

Dry Smoke-Paper and Wood,Fast burning, high temperatures,dry,powdery,no smeary residues.

Protein- Virtually invisible,discolors paints/varnishes,extreme pungent odor.

Fuel Oil Soot- Furnace Puff Backs.

Other Types- Tear gas, fingerprint powder and fire extinguisher residue.

It is very imperative to respond quickly to any one of these disasters.

When a Fire strikes your property, contact SERVPRO of Plano for Professional help to restore your home.

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