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Fire Fighters are first on the scene to help. Chicago Board Up is there after to secure and protect.

Fire Fighters are first on the scene to help. Chicago Board Up is there after to secure and protect.

Chicago Board Up is Chicago and Illinois’ leader in emergency Board Up service! Our rapid response system quickly provides fire victims with a full range of emergency fire victim assistance to put them in the best position for a smooth recovery. This fast acting emergency assistance helps protect fire victims against needless losses, as well as predatory solicitors.
Call Chicago Board Up , and we’ll be there in one hour!
An emergency home Board Up is crucial to the well-being of victims of fire or disaster:
• Immediately Secure The Area: Chicago Board Up is known for our reliability, quick action & the special care we give to victims of fire or disaster. It’s this fast, professional board up service that has proven to be the best protection to the fire victim against predatory solicitors that inevitably swarm the fire scene.
• Protect Victims From Liability: Once firefighters leave the fire scene, the “Bicycle Brigade” inevitably arrives…kids, exploring through the rubble of the home. The courts call this an “Attractive Nuisance”. It happens nearly every time & means instant premises liability issues for the fire victim & dangerous conditions for local children. Many Fire Chiefs have already made it their policy: Don’t leave the scene before it’s been secured! Call Chicago Board Up , and we’ll be there in one hour to protect the victim & their family!
• Protect The Home From Further Damage: Exposing the fire victim’s home to the elements only increases repair costs & lengthens the time it takes to restore the victims’ lives back to normal. This is a common problem for fire victims, but they simply don’t know what to do. Protect the victim & their family with the most trusted emergency Board Up service in the nation with Chicago Board Up . Just call us, and we’ll be there in one hour!
Thankfully, firefighters are often the first to provide care for fire victims at the fire scene. Eventually though, even firefighters must leave the victim to make decisions that could ultimately mean the difference between a smooth recovery…or a drawn-out catastrophe! Get the help that you need. Get the trusted service known by firefighters in Chicago and the surrounding areas with Chicago Board Up. Just call us at 1-773-338-2500 and we’ll be there in one hour!

Chicago Board Up Services wishes Injured Fire Fighter a quick recovery.

Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO — A firefighter was injured after a fire broke out in a home in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side early Tuesday morning, authorities said.

The blaze started around 2:37 a.m. in a 1 ½-story home in the 12200 block of South Sangamon Street, said Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Curtis Hudson.

Firefighters struck out the flames around 3:02 a.m.

But in the process, one firefighter suffered a shoulder injury and was taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital for treatment, Hudson said.

No one else was injured in the fire, and no was reportedly displaced from the home, Hudson said.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Northbrook Board Up Services for fire and floods

Need a board up or emergency flood service in Northbrook. Look no further. As the premiere Chicago based home restoration and board up company provider, Chicago Board Up Services is on call and available 24/7 for suburban losses also.
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As an “A Emergency” qualified company Chicago Board Up Services is available to help you with emergency repairs due to recent damage. Whether you have experienced a storm, fire or flood, our team of dedicated professionals is always there to put your Northbrook business or family first and offer them the protection that they deserve. Fully understanding that unforeseen damages caused by fire, smoke, soot, mold, wind and water can negatively affect your daily schedule and your lifestyle, we guarantee to work both efficiently and effectively. We are relied upon by major insurance companies to provide fast and friendly service. We are familiar with Northbrook and the surrounding communities. We have worked with the village and understand the necessary guidelines of emergency assistance after fires and floods in Northbrook. Give us a call. You can rely on Chicago Board Up for your emergency needs in Northbrook. Chicago Board Up Services, call us 773-338-2500. We not only take care of Chicago but also Northbrook and the surrounding villages and communities.


Fire and Smoke Damage to PropertyNeed to board up a house because you’re going south for the winter? How about boarding up a business during remodeling? Have a property that’s been storm or fire damaged? You need one of the many board up services in Chicago, IL. Just look in the yellow pages, ask friends, or look online.

Any contractor providing board up services in Chicago, IL should have references you can check, workman’s compensation insurance for their employees and give a complete list of services that will be provided for your premises. Many provide free estimates. They should also be willing to provide you with a license number you can check with the state boards. A call to the Better Business Bureau will reveal if there are any complaints against the contractor you’re considering.

Fire and Smoke Damage to Kitchen ChicagoOther services provided by board up services in Chicago, Illinois are debris removal from remodeling or damage, and damage mitigation services. Damage mitigation services are temporary coverings placed over windows, holes in walls or roofs to keep the weather out and protect property inside the building. It also provides a deterrent to possible theft and prevents children from attempting to play on the property, thus reducing the property owner’s liability.

They can also prepare a house for an impending major storm with coverings for doors and windows that can be reused if need be. And when the storm has passed, work with the insurance company to get the homeowner or business owner back inside their property fast. The quicker the board up company works, the lower the insurance pay out, and the lower the premiums are for the client.

Take the time before disaster strikes to look for a contractor. If the unthinkable happens, you’ll be prepared and know exactly who to call. And, since they’ve already come to your property, they’ll be able to take care of you faster.

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