Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration

Kelmann is your partner in fire damage recovery.

A fire at your home or place of business can be devastating. So much is at stake – your safety, your security, the things that matter most to you. Kelmann cares about your family, your valuables, your cherished possessions, and your property. Kelmann’s fire damage restoration team can be on-site within minutes of your phone call. Our restoration professionals are committed to preserving the architectural value of your property and understand the intangible elements that make a house a home.

To prevent fire damage be on the lookout for:

  • Grease buildup
  • Old or rotting wood
  • Dangerous electrical sockets
  • Tall trees that can be struck by lightning
  • Forgotten lit candles
  • Leaving the oven on

Regular maintenance and home inspections can help you prepare for and prevent fires. If you think you are due for an inspection you can call Kelmann Restoration at 414-774-3799, or contact us here. The team members at our New Berlin and Wauwatosa locations are happy to help you to feel safe in your own home!

So, what happens now?

After a fire, your phone call to Kelmann means we’ll arrive on site to help you with any of the following services:

  • Property board-up
  • Winterization
  • Fire damage cleanup
  • Water damage cleanup
  • Deodorization
  • Contents restoration
  • Repairs and reconstruction

When Kelmann arrives on the scene, here’s what happens:

  • Immediate Response
    • We get to work right away, surveying the property, evaluating the integrity and safety of the structure and noting the scope of the damage to both your property and your personal belongings.
    • With your permission, we will immediately secure the property through emergency board-up and/or tarping.
  • Emergency Mitigation
    • The Kelmann crew will begin initial mitigation to prevent further damage. This may include steps like water extraction, removing smoke damaged contents and charred debris.
    • We will set up our professional-grade equipment to purify the air and remove airborne toxins.
  • Reconstruction Services
    • As soon as emergency mitigation is completed for your safety, we will write a complete estimate and scope of work to get the structure back to pre-loss conditions.
    • Kelmann will work with you to determine the best next steps, how to communicate with your insurance company and anything else you may need to feel safe and secure.

CALL 414.774.3799

Our Process

When disaster strikes, you can count on Kelmann. Learn more about how we work together.


Team Kelmann

Join our priority program; we’ll create an emergency response plan for your property.



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The entire team at Kelmann was extremely professional, responsive and truly provided the peace of mind we were looking for after we found our master bathroom and basement flooded. They not only responded right away, but gave us the peace of mind that everything would be resolved.

William G.

Having a truck run into the front of my house was an unexpected event to say the least. I could not have been happier with the service Kelmann Restoration provided. I would highly recommend Kelmann Restoration!

Daniel P

I cannot say enough good things about this company. From start to finish, they were professional, courteous, and compassionate. They worked well with my insurance company and provided me with a finished product that far exceeded my expectations. I look forward to working with them in the near future.

Casey F.

Our insurance company (USAA) has Kelmann as their top-rated vendor in the Southeastern Wisconsin area for a reason – they are exceptional. We are through phase 1 of a project and the experience so far has been great!

Ken P.

Can’t say enough good things about this company and the people who work there! Specifically, Bill G. and Austin B. did an exceptional job for us. They definitely went the extra mile! These guys are professional, friendly, knowledgeable and so easy to work with.

Cindie Z.