There’s no need to explain how much damage a fire can do throughout a home. Indeed, there are few things in nature that can cause as much destruction as a fire not to mention its ability to strike anywhere at any time without warning. In addition, there are other harmful elements to a fire that many people do not even realize. For instance, areas that weren’t touched by flames may still reek of smoke; the soot can also leave deep stains on the walls. Unfortunately, people who have suffered through a house fire often have no idea how to restore their home and recover what’s left of their belongings. For this reason, we’ve put together answers to some of the most commonly asked questions regarding fire and smoke mitigation.