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Fire & Water - Cleanup & Restoration

Archived Before & After Photos

Firefighter Gear


Firefighter Turnout Gear cleaned at our SERVPRO Facility. Smoke, Soot, Oil, Chemicals and Biohazard Damage cleaned and disinfected. We specialize in cleaning sm... READ MORE



Firefighter Gear


Firefighter Turnout Gear cleaned at our SERVPRO Facility. Smoke, Soot, Oil, Chemicals and Biohazard Damage cleaned and disinfected. If it is left untreated it c... READ MORE



Firefighter Gear


Firefighter Turnout Gear cleaned at our facilty. Smoke, Soot, Oil and Biohazard damage cleaned and disinfected. We specialize in cleaning smoke and fire damaged... READ MORE



Firefighter Gear


Firefighter Turnout Gear and pants cleaned at our facility. Smoke, Soot, Oil & Biohazard damage cleaned and disinfected. We specialize in cleaning smoke and... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


This burnt wall and staircase in Peoria Illinois was the result of a fire. Notice the extent of fire damage all along the wall and floor, the fire ravaged the e... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


Bathroom looks great! This burnt wall in the bathroom in Peoria Illinois was the result of a fire. Notice the extent of fire damage all along the wall and floor... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


Beautiful kitchen! This burnt wall in this high-end kitchen in Peoria Illinois was the result of a fire. Notice the extent of fire damage all along the wall and... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


Another satisfied customer lives here. This burnt wall of the exterior of the home in Peoria Illinois was the result of a lightning storm. Notice the extent of ... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


Nice kitchen! The burnt wall in this high-end kitchen in Peoria Illinois was the result of a fire. Notice the extent of fire damage all along the wall and floor... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


Great results from a great team of professionals at SERVPRO!This burnt wall of the exterior of the home in Peoria Illinois was the result of a lightning-storm f... READ MORE



Basement Sewer Loss in September


This is a large sewer backup loss we did in Washington, IL.Sewer came up through the customer's drain and spread all across the floor of their basement. The sew... READ MORE



Local Fire Restoration


This homeowner is another satisfied SERVPRO customer! This burnt wall of the outside of the home in Peoria Illinois was the result of a lightning storm fire. No... READ MORE



Commercial Work in North Central Tazewell County


This is a before and after photo set from a commercial fast food chain mold removal. If you notice the mold damage throughout the entire room of the fast food r... READ MORE



Bathtub Restore in North Central Tazewell County


This bathroom needed serious help! The mold in this bathroom had completely taken over the whole room. The bathtub, the toilet, the floor and the walls were cov... READ MORE



Toilet Restore in North Central Tazewell County


This toilet needed serious help! The mold in this bathroom had completely taken over the whole room. The bathtub, the toilet, the floor and the walls were cover... READ MORE



Bathroom Restore in North Central Tazewell County


This bathroom project needed serious help! The mold in this bathroom had completely taken over the whole room. The bathtub, the toilet, the floor and the walls ... READ MORE



Storm Damage Repair In North Central Tazewell County


This office building had storm and water damage. Water was present all over the structure from floor to ceiling, including in all the bathrooms. The executives ... READ MORE



Water Damage Repair


This home had storm and water damage. Water was present all over the structure from floor to ceiling, including in all the bathrooms. The owner thought he would... READ MORE



Water Damage Repair 2


This is another area of the water damaged home. This home had storm and water damage. Water was present all over the structure from floor to ceiling, including ... READ MORE



Water Damage Repair 3


This is yet another area of the water damaged home from the previous set of pictures. This home had storm and water damage. Water was present all over the struc... READ MORE



Rental Unit Bathroom Restoration In Pekin


This commercial rental unit was left in complete ruins from an unhappy previous tenant. The landlord of the property needed a company to return this unit back t... READ MORE



Rental Unit Bedroom Restoration In Pekin


This commercial rental unit bedroom was left completely trashed by an unhappy previous tenant. The owner of the property needed a company to return this unit ba... READ MORE



Rental Unit Living Room Restoration In Pekin


This commercial rental unit living room was left completely wrecked by an unhappy previous tenant. The owner and landlord of the property needed a company to re... READ MORE



Bathroom Flood Repair In Pekin


Gray water should be considered extremely dangerous. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria that could cause serious illness. This water damage was th... READ MORE



Board Up In Pekin


One of the unfortunately necessary services SERVPRO offers is a board up of your damaged unit. In this day and age so many things can continue to go wrong after... READ MORE



Water Damage Repair In Pekin


Water should always be considered dangerous if it came through the sewage pipes or overflowed from a toilet. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria th... READ MORE



Dryer Vent Cleaning In Pekin


Multiple dryer vent cleanings here is a before and after picture from a condo complex SERVPRO serviced. The Management Company took it upon themselves to give S... READ MORE



Closet Water Damage Repair Pekin


Water should always be considered dangerous if it comes through the sewage pipes or overflowed from a toilet. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria t... READ MORE



Lightning Storm Kitchen Fire Damage Repair Pekin


Lightning causes fires in homes every day all across the world. This home was no exception to the rule! We came upon this fire-damaged home in Pekin that was in... READ MORE



Lightning Storm Kitchen Fire Damage Repair Pekin 2


Lightning causes fires in homes every day all across America and the world. This home was no exception to the rule! We came upon this fire-damaged home in Pekin... READ MORE



Mold Damage Repair Pekin


This home had severe water and mold damage. The mold was present all over the structure from floor to ceiling, including in all the bathrooms. The owners knew t... READ MORE



Kitchen Fire Damage Pekin


Looks brand new! The burnt wall in this high-end kitchen in Pekin Illinois was the result of a fire. Notice the extent of fire damage all along the wall and flo... READ MORE



Fire Damaged Locker Room Pekin


This is a fire damage to the football team's field house at a local high school in the area. A fire had broken out due to some faulty electrical wiring in the c... READ MORE



Bathroom Flood Restore Pekin


Gray water should be considered extremely dangerous. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria that could cause serious illness. The cleanup should be ha... READ MORE



Bathroom Water Damage Repair Pekin


Black or gray water should be considered extremely dangerous. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria that could cause serious illness. The cleanup sho... READ MORE



Basement Water Mitigation Pekin


Basements Flood! If you are lucky enough to have a basement in your Illinois home then you are also unlucky enough to know that sometimes those great extra room... READ MORE



Utility Sink Affected Area Pekin


Utility Sinks Break! If you are lucky enough to have a utility sink in your Illinois home then you are also unlucky enough to know that sometimes those useful d... READ MORE



Emergency Board Up Pekin


This emergency home board up service was the result of a car accident. Due to the rainy conditions, we were about to have in the area SERVPRO had to move quickl... READ MORE



Flood Damaged Ceiling Pekin


This is a quick before and during photo set of a flood-damaged ceiling SERVPRO restored and made like new for our client. The flooding damaged most of the home ... READ MORE



Bedroom Biohazard Cleanup Pekin


This biohazardous bedroom littered with human waste on the sheets and carpet was the result of an elderly tenant who had been moved to another facility to take ... READ MORE



Kitchen Water Damage Restoration Pekin


Water Damage that affected 3 units in a condo complex from a broken pipe in the 4th-floor unit. Water then ran down into the 2 units below it. These pictures il... READ MORE



Basement Water Repair Pekin


This home had storm and water damage. Water was present all over the structure from floor to ceiling, including in all the bathrooms. The owner thought he would... READ MORE



Biohazard Clean Up In Pekin


This is a before and after photo set from a biohazard crime scene cleanup. If you notice the footprints are dragging blood throughout the entire room. This mean... READ MORE



Biohazard Repair In Pekin


This is a before and after photo set from a biohazard crime scene cleanup. If you notice the blood was pooling throughout the entire room. This meant that we ha... READ MORE



Gray and Black Water Damage In Pekin


Gray and Black water should be considered extremely dangerous. The water is unsanitary and may contain bacteria that could cause serious illness. This water dam... READ MORE



Kitchen Eviction Damage In Pekin


This is a before and after picture set of an eviction clean up that SERVPRO had performed for a landlord. The before picture of the kitchen shows trash, dirt an... READ MORE



Bathroom Restore In Pekin


This water damaged bathroom needed to be restored quickly. The damage was the result of a busted water pipe. Luckily the water pipe was carrying fresh water and... READ MORE



Closet Cleanup and Restoration in Pekin


This is a before and after picture set of a closet during an eviction clean up that SERVPRO had performed for a landlord. The before picture of the closet shows... READ MORE



Bedroom Carpet Drying In Pekin


This flooded home had major water damage throughout the entire structure. It was particularly bad in the bedrooms where water from pipes in the ceiling had been... READ MORE



Living Room Dry-out in Pekin


This flooded home had major water damage throughout the entire home. It was particularly bad in the Living room where water from pipes in the ceiling had been d... READ MORE



Water Damage Drywall Repair in Pekin


This is a quick before and during photo set of a flood-damaged door frame and drywall SERVPRO restored and made like new for our client. The flooding damaged mo... READ MORE



Water Damage Ceiling Repair in Pekin


This is a quick before and after photo set of a flood-damaged ceiling SERVPRO restored and made like new for our client. The flooding damaged many areas of the ... READ MORE



Roof Repair After Fire Damage Pekin


This is a before and after shot of a job that was done during this last summer. The home had a fire that left them with damages from smoke and water. While the ... READ MORE



Sump-Pump Failure in Pekin


These before and after photos show the work that our team did for a client whose Sump Pump went out. This is just one corner of the 1200 sq basement in which th... READ MORE



Toilet leak in Pekin


Shown here is a before and after look at a water loss job. The cause of the damage was a toilet leak on the second floor of this house. As you can see, the leak... READ MORE



Bathroom Dry Out in Pekin


It is not a good idea to try and fix a water damage in your Bathroom by yourself. You might be dealing with gray or black water and that can have harmful bacter... READ MORE



Broken Pipe Damage in Pekin


Pipes can break anywhere in a house. It’s particularly frustrating when pipes burst in the kitchen, putting your appliances and your food at risk. This ex... READ MORE



House Fire In Pekin


After a devastating house fire, this house was left in disarray. There was fire, smoke, and soot damage to nearly every room and there was even damage made to t... READ MORE



Kouri's Pub - Commercial Cleaning


At the end of 2018, we were called for a commercial cleaning job at Kouri’s Pub. The building has an enclosed patio seating area with a fireplace, and the... READ MORE



Pekin Library Cleanup


There are few things as frustrating as damage from an uncontrollable force like a storm. At the end of 2018, that is exactly the kind of damage that affected th... READ MORE



Ceiling Water Damage


Water damage is common on ceilings. It can also be the most destructive type of water damage. Water build up in ceilings can cause ceilings to bow, and in the w... READ MORE



What Lies Beneath the Damage


The thing most people fail to realize is that the moisture that builds up underneath tiles is just as important to take care of as any other visible damage. Wat... READ MORE



Contents Cleaning - Metal Pan


When you experience water damage, you always need to consider the contents of the affected area and how they’ll react to the water. Clothing can get musty... READ MORE



Contents Cleaning - Metal Pan (cont.)


This is the second set of photos from a fire/water job that our contents team successfully tackled. As stated in the original photos, the team worked hard to re... READ MORE



What Basement Water Clean-Up Looks Like


Basements are one of the most common areas of a building to experience water damage. Between leaks from outdoors or other levels of a building, general excess h... READ MORE



Water Damage in a Finished Basement


As stressful as general water damage is, it is even more stressful when you’ve spent the time and the money to finish a basement just to have water come i... READ MORE



Freezer Nightmare


There are few things as recognizable as the smell that comes from a freezer that has been off for a while (especially when the food in it has folded). The photo... READ MORE



The Soot is on the Walls


When fire damage occurs, there is always damage outside of the initial burned area. Porous areas absorb the smell of smoke and any surface can be covered in lig... READ MORE



Computer Monitor Cleaning


What’s more frustrating than fire or soot damage to electronics? Not much. This is especially true in the case of computers because as much as we hate to ... READ MORE



Electronics Contents Clean


Much like the previous post, this speaker set was damaged due to soot. Our contents team was able to clean them off and clean them out. After a quick washing (w... READ MORE



Roanoke Post Office


Imagine being at work on a snowy day, minding your own business, and then suddenly there’s a vehicle bursting through the wall. This scenario happened at ... READ MORE



Where Did the Mold Go?


Mold doesn’t always show up in the most obvious places. While it’s likely you’ll find mold in basements or in bathrooms, you can find it in pl... READ MORE



When last you saw it...


When you last saw images of this post office it was just boarded up (shown in this before photo). The difference between before and now is astounding. The build... READ MORE



Carpet Removal


When a finished basement is flooded it is important to get everything dried and taken care of. If the carpet in the basement can’t be dried, there is the ... READ MORE



Stove Fire


When someone asks how a fire was started, and the explanation starts with, “Well… It’s a funny story”, you know you're in for a crazy t... READ MORE



Wall Clean


When your business is booming and your whole staff is busy, sometimes there are areas of the building will get overlooked during cleaning. When this happens, yo... READ MORE



Siding Fix


Storms can cause large and small damages to houses. You never know whether you’ll get a little bit of hail damage or if you’ll end up with a tree in... READ MORE



Office Ceiling Tile


We all know these tiles. These are the ceiling tiles most often found in an office setting. They get the job done, but the minute they get dirty or are damaged ... READ MORE



Floor Drying In Finished Basement


We’ve seen situations like this so many times. Finished basements with water damage that needs to be cleaned up ASAP to avoid further damage. The quicker ... READ MORE



Leaky Skylight


Skylights are a beautiful addition to a home. They give the home an interesting and modern look and they let in a substantially higher amount of light. However,... READ MORE



General Cleaning


When living spaces are not taken care of, you can end up with some nasty looking stains. Anything can cause them, and the longer they sit the more difficult the... READ MORE



Kitchen Deep Clean


Once again we have a cleaning situation. This kitchen was just one part of a larger job, and the job as a whole wasn’t anything crazy. The kitchen area ne... READ MORE



Leak Roof


It seems like no matter what season it is, there is always a risk for a roof leak. This is the kind of damage that can not only affect the house itself but the ... READ MORE



Garage Repairs


A garage is a hot spot for water damage, storm damage, fire damage, and pretty much any damage there is. They’re exposed to the elements, to cars, and to ... READ MORE



Bathroom Clean & Restore


No matter what the circumstances are that bring it to your attention if you find water damage it needs to be taken care of. The image here shows a bathroom that... READ MORE



Bathroom Clean & Restore


No matter what the circumstances are that bring it to your attention if you find water damage it needs to be taken care of. The image here shows a bathroom that... READ MORE



Basement Puddles


Water flowed into this basement during a storm and it soaked the carpets. There was quite a bit of furniture and other things being stored in the basement, so i... READ MORE



Cleaning and Carpentry


The room shown here was in a house that needed some carpentry and cleaning done in it. The carpets needed washing and there was some damage in the room that nee... READ MORE



What It Looks Like - Carpet Dry Out


The weird thing about carpet drying is that you never know how far removed the carpet will have to be. There are times when the carpet will have to be completel... READ MORE



Floor Dry Concrete


The images shown here are the result of a water leak and cleanup. Normally when there is water on a concrete floor, it would seem like an easy fix. There’... READ MORE



Another Commercial General Cleaning


Commercial buildings sometimes need a good deep cleaning. When as many people go in and out of a building as they do in a commercial building, it makes sense th... READ MORE



Laundry Room Clean & Restore


A laundry room is a place where problems can definitely spark out of nowhere or build up if regular maintenance is not being done, but these photos show a combi... READ MORE



Water In The Hallway


Water damage to wood floors can be frustrating and stressful. It’s frustrating because no water damage is good water damage. It’s stressful because ... READ MORE



Board-Up


There are many reasons someone might need a board-up done on their home. The images here show the pre and post-board-up views of this home that experienced some... READ MORE



It Looks Finished Now


Sometimes the restoration of a job requires a little extra elbow grease. The circumstances behind the damage here ended up causing the flooring to need to be re... READ MORE



Damaged Trim Behind the Toilet


Toilets have a bad habit of causing moisture buildup. Between condensation, leaks, overflows, and… bad aim, there are many ways for water/moisture damage... READ MORE



Closet Cleaning and Wall Repairs


Sometimes the areas that can be damaged the most are the ones that are out of sight and out of mind. So when the client for the job shown above found this damag... READ MORE



Pre-Mitigation and Equipment Set-up - Basement Water Damage


It is important to understand what the restoration process really looks like and what our teams actually set up. As you can see in these photos, the water damag... READ MORE



Severe Bathroom Flood-Water Removal


It really is as bad as it looks. When a storm hit and the pipes couldn’t take it, this bathroom became a small pond. The before and after here show not th... READ MORE



Bathroom Cleanup & Repair


We continue to see this issue, and it’s because bathrooms will always have an issue with moisture. This bathroom had a bit of water damage on the floor th... READ MORE



Burn House Training - Dining Room Scenario


We have posted content on our burn house training day, and while the video is fun to watch it is just as much fun to get a look at a definitive before and after... READ MORE



Burn House Training - Living Room Scenario


The images shown here are from a simulation of an intentional fire. However, this one is different for the simple fact that there were two fires started in this... READ MORE



Burn House Training - Bed Room Scenario


This fire scenario was by far the most fun of the day. The story behind how the fire started is a scorned girlfriend finding out from neighbors that her boyfrie... READ MORE



Burn House Training - Kid’s Room Scenario


This burn scenario was by far the scariest. As you can see, this room is a kid’s room, filled with furniture and toys. The way this scenario was played ou... READ MORE



Board Up - Storm Damage to Roof


During a storm, your roof has the job of protecting you, your loved ones, and your possessions. However, there is nothing between your roof and the storm. That ... READ MORE



Commercial Bathroom Cleanup


There’s really no good time or place for water backup; especially when that water turns out to be a biohazard. That is why when this business found water ... READ MORE



Home Bar Zone Cleanup & Dry-out


When you have a finished basement, you know how scary it is when water damage makes its way into the finished area. Nothing is quite as frustrating as taking th... READ MORE



Laundry Room Dry-Out & Reconstruction


There’s no getting around it. If you have a laundry room in your home, you are likely to find yourself facing water damage to the area. While it’s b... READ MORE



Another Basement Dry-out


The dry-out is one of the most important steps in the water cleanup and restoration process. Water that is not properly and completely dried out of walls and fl... READ MORE



Damage Under the Sink


The space underneath any sink in your house is always at risk for water damage. Sometimes a leak starts for no reason. Sometimes the kids leave the sink on not ... READ MORE



Office Damage


This is a good look at some damage that occurred in a conference room in an office building. Water caused the ceiling to warp in some places and (as you can see... READ MORE



Bedroom Flood - Daily Departure and Post Mitigation


When you look at these images, it may be confusing as to why the clients who had water damage to this area of their home would need air movers to dry the concre... READ MORE



Little Leak = Bigger Problem


When you think about a small leak, it doesn’t seem like an immediately big problem. However, if they are unnoticed or ignored they can become a much bigge... READ MORE



Basement Flood


Flood: (noun) “an overflowing of a large amount of water beyond its normal confines, especially over what is normally dry land.”This definition is d... READ MORE



Commercial Bathroom Dry-out


This particular facility was hit hard by water damage. The building had water in multiple rooms, but this is where it ended up hitting the worst. As you can see... READ MORE



Commercial Entry Dry-out


The last thing you want a client to see when they enter your business is damage from water. You don’t want them leaving because of a situation you couldn&... READ MORE



Room Dry-out


There are plenty of situations in which we clean and restore homes that are still filled to the brim still with furniture and other contents. While we are more ... READ MORE



Living Room Dry-out


In this image, you can see just how much further we go to make sure that everything from the base of your flooring up gets taken care of after water damage occu... READ MORE



Empty Rental Damage


Pictured here is the very definition of an unfinished basement. While there’s nothing wrong with something like this normally, when there is water damage ... READ MORE



Wood Floor Damage


Wood floors are some of the most frustrating to deal with when it comes to water damage. They buckle, they warp, ad they can become pretty dangerous if the dama... READ MORE



Terrible House Flood


Nothing is more frustrating than having a nicely finished home and having a busted pipe and gallons of water suddenly ruin it. That is exactly what happened her... READ MORE



Vent Frustration


We can’t talk about secondary damage enough. When you have a fire, the item that burns is never really the only thing that gets damaged. The vent pictured... READ MORE



More Basement Flooding


It seems like this winter there were quite a few people who ended up with some pretty bad water damage in their basements. This is just one of the many jobs we ... READ MORE



Kitchen Wipe-down


How seriously do we take secondary fire damage here at your local SERVPRO®? Just look at how different this cupboard looks from just a couple of wipes with ... READ MORE



Carpet Drying


Plush carpet is really good at soaking up water damage. It’s definitely one of the first things that you’ll notice makes a squishing noise when you ... READ MORE



Removing the Layer of Smoke Damage


Here is yet another great example of just how hard our teams will work to get your property back to normal after fire damage. In the before image, you can see t... READ MORE



Roof Damage


One of the things that nobody can 100% prepare for is a major storm. When one hits, you’ll never really know if it is going to be strong enough to damage ... READ MORE



Sewage Backup


The thing about storm damage is that it can lead to damage outside and inside of your home. Storms can lead to flooding and the excess water can lead to backups... READ MORE



Water Heater Leak


When your water heater leaks, it can mean big trouble. It can be messy and damaging to your home and to the contents within it. If the water isn’t dried q... READ MORE



Water Backup In Shower Drain


We've recently talked about this, but it's important to recognize that water backups happen and that they can make quite the mess. The water backup that happene... READ MORE



Basement Pipe Leak


As you can see, there was a bit of water damage in this unfinished basement. Often, people who have damage like this in an unfinished part of their house will d... READ MORE



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