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Fire & Water - Cleanup & Restoration

Archived Before & After Photos

Fire Damage to Contents

There was extensive soot damage to this armoire after a fire took place in this home in Marengo. The fire was caused by fire in a vent duct. The Utility Room fi... READ MORE

Water Damage from Frozen Pipes Algonquin, IL

This Algonquin, IL business had the sprinkler system goes off because of freezing pipes. The call came from a management company over the weekend. We meet with ... READ MORE

Water Damage to Gym, Crystal Lake IL

Disaster strake a commercial building in Crystal Lake, it can affect the ability for a business to operate effectively. Our teams respond quickly to the busines... READ MORE

Kitchen Stove Fire in Huntley, IL

This is a stove fire caused by cooking oil. Notice the damage on the corner of the stove and wall. The wall behind the stove was damaged by the fire. Smoke and ... READ MORE

Sewage Backup

This happened at a private home in Southern Mc Henry County, where their sewer line backed up into the basement. It happened over the weekend, so by the time we... READ MORE

Overwhelmed Sump Pump Failed

There was so much rain coming down that was overwhelming the sump pumps. This home in Lake in the Hills had their overwhelmed and then failed. There were some c... READ MORE

Water Damage Bedroom Huntley, IL

When the customer from Huntley IL came home they had found the shower pipe had broken and flooded the bedroom and several other room. Our crews responded quickl... READ MORE

Village of Lakewood Storm Damage to the House

This storm water was the result of the heavy rains from the July Event of 2017 backing up into to the basement level of this home in the Village of Lakewood. Th... READ MORE

Interior Fire damage in Fox River Grove, IL.

This bathroom sink was directly affected by a fire damage in Fox River Grove, IL. In the first photo, take note of the extent of the smoke damage. The smoke had... READ MORE

Commercial Flooding in Carpentersville Office/Warehouse

A manufacturing group contacted SERVPRO of Southern Mc Henry County after a major roof leak while Roofing was replacing/repairing the roof. Water came into the ... READ MORE

Southern McHenry County Mold Damage

This home in Southern Mc Henry County was effected by a water loss due to frozen pipes this winter. The water sat for an unspecified length of time, causing ad... READ MORE

In Huntley, IL Frozen Pipes in the Wall

This flooded lobby in Huntley, IL was a result of a broken pipe due to freezing. Notice we had to remove drywall and there was water in the lobby, hallway, libr... READ MORE

Fire Damage – Ingleside

Fire damage at this Ingleside basement left considerable smoke damage in its wake. While this is par for the course when it comes to fires, it is not typical fo... READ MORE

Electric Meter Caused Wire Shorting

Electrical Fire in Lake In The Hills The home pictured is located in Lake in the Hills, IL. It was believed that an electrical surge through the electric compan... READ MORE

Move in Problems Cary, IL

This business in Cary, IL called and requested we clean the carpets for their office that they just moved in. We explained to them that commercial carpet cleani... READ MORE

Family Room Completely Restored in Cary, IL

This home in Cary had a broken supply line in the wall located behind the bathroom toilet. The water leak affected the carpet in the family room, laminate floor... READ MORE

Condo in Lake In The Hills has Water Damage

Just when you think that a water loss only happens when floods come or when pipes break, think again. A local condo in Lake In the Hills had a unit on the secon... READ MORE

Smoke Damaged Sofa in Long Grove

We were recently called for a soot cleanup in a home in Long Grove. The next door neighbor accidentally caused a fire while doing some cooking in the home the s... READ MORE

Sewage Backup In Huntley

This was an emergency call from the homeowner in Southern Mc Henry County. Their sewer line had backed up, flooding the bathroom and other rooms in the basement... READ MORE

Flooded Basement in Caledonia, IL

This water damage was caused by a broken supply line to the refrigerator's ice make. It is surprising how much damage can be caused. We arrived at site and did ... READ MORE

Mold In The Attic of a Cary, IL Home

The home owner located in Cary IL called us to inspect for mold. When we arrived we discovered what we thought was mold. We suggested the owner get an industria... READ MORE

Algonquin Home With Mold

We received a call from an owner of the house that had mold in the utility closet and garage. The customer explained that the company that was to do the job pul... READ MORE

Storm Damage Restoration in Crystal Lake, IL. When you are dealing with storm, flood, and water damage, immediate action is crucial.

Storm Damage Restoration in Crystal Lake, ILWhen you are dealing with storm, flood, and water damage, immediate action is crucial. You should choose the company... READ MORE

Mold Remediation in Oakwood Hills

When a home suffers a water damage event, a mold infestation can quickly arise and spread throughout a home in 48-72 hours. Because mold can produce allergens a... READ MORE

Storm Event July 2017 in Cary IL

This storm water was the result of the heavy rains from the July Event of 2017 backing up into to the basement level of this home in the Cary. The photo illustr... READ MORE

Restoration from Mold Wauconda

This Wauconda family discovered extensive microbial growth in their home, thanks to a overwhelmed sump pump that went undetected for approximately 1 week. Belie... READ MORE

Major Shoe Retailer Had Water Damage Decided to use SERVPRO because of Reputation

In the back of a shoe store in the restroom area a pipe broke and flooded the store. It didn't just flood the restrooms some of the water got into the main disp... READ MORE

Polar Vortex Affects Lake County School

SERVPRO of Southern Mc Henry County received a call from a middle school located in Ingleside unincorporated Lake County at 3:55 PM in the afternoon. Their spar... READ MORE


On January 8 evening we received a call for help from a property manager in the City of Mc Henry. During that day the temperatures had fallen to -10F. When this... READ MORE