Renovation and construction

In Canada, flooding and forest fires are among the threats to the population. To cope, it is necessary to find a company specializing in renovation work. This step is often necessary to ensure the rehabilitation of a dwelling following a disaster.

When to start renovations?

In Canada, more than 340,000 homes are located in flood-covered areas. As a result of heavy rain, many of them may experience a rise in water. If you are one of the victims, do not wait until the situation escalates to take precautions.

It is entirely possible to undertake renovations, regardless of the extent of the damage. You should know that some anomalies are not immediately apparent. Indeed, it is only after several years that a frequent flooding of the basement can lead to a more serious problem. Over time, your home would be exposed to a landslide, cracking on the walls or damage to the ducts. By contacting a professional, you will reduce the risk of facing other problems.

With the problem of global warming, forest fires are also among the most frequent disasters. In some communities, fires may affect some homes. Even if the damage is not always huge, disaster clean-up and renovation work should not be taken lightly. In addition to fire damage, smoke residues can create additional problems. Therefore, it is necessary to intervene in a short time in order to restore your home.

Be aware that some renovation and construction work is also essential to repair damage caused by disasters such as vandalism, fire, smoke and soot.

Renovation and construction: what steps?

Whether it’s a flood, a fire, an act of vandalism or any other disaster causing damage to your home, professionals are at your service to ensure the restoration of your home.


The barricade of openings

When a fire occurs in a house, firefighters are often forced to break doors and windows to extinguish the fire. If this intervention helps to limit the spread of flames, it can create other dramatic consequences. Sometimes property that has been spared from the fire is stolen.

To secure the premises after a disaster,it is essential to close all the openings. This must be done as a matter of urgency before the cleaning of the premises and repair of the damage begins.


Disaster clean-up

For this stage, the work to be done varies depending on the nature of the disaster:

  • In the event of a flood, the company will dry up the water-covered areas before concentrating on cleaning the premises.
  • For the fire, the operations to be carried out consist of removing debris, cleaning up traces of soot and purifying the air.

Apart from these different tasks, professionals also take care of washing clothes; smell neutralization decontamination of the premises or the installation of your property in a temporary location.

It is only after a disaster clean-up that professionals take care of the renovation or reconstruction of your property.


Repairing damage caused by a disaster

Regardless of the extent of the damage, you can make sure you get full support when repairing the damage.

Indeed, a whole multitude of works can be carried out to restore your home,among other things, carpentrywork, plumbing,electricity,but also finishes such as painting, plastering, replacingthe flooring

To avoid any surprises when paying the invoice, the company draws up a detailed estimate to provide you with an estimated cost of the work.

Who to turn to for renovations and construction?


Are you the victim of a disaster? It is only natural that you want to speed up the renovation of your home in order to get back to your old habits. Be aware that before opening the site, it is essential to ensure that the work does not pose a risk.
After a flood, for example, if you persist in starting work without treating the moisture problem, it is common for traces of mold to appear on the walls of your home. In some cases, joints may also crumble and cause additional problems.


In the event of a fire, it is important to note that the site must first and foremost be secured to better protect against a possible collapse of the structure. To benefit from a complete expertise for renovation and reconstruction work, it is better to contact a company specialized in disaster cleaning. This way, you won’t have to worry about all the technical details. All you have to do is provide a specification and specify a date of receipt of the site. In addition to lightening your tasks, the intervention of a professional is also a guarantee of quality.



At Decontamination ExpertsTM, we work hard to ensure an adequate and safe environment for your family’s health. Our work is carried out by APCHQ. In addition, an independent laboratory analyzes the air after our decontamination work. This will ensure that all traces of asbestos or mold are gone.