Chicago Water & Fire Restoration

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Hours

Sunday
Open All Day
Monday
Open All Day
Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
Open All Day
Saturday
Open All Day

Company Contact

720 N Larch Ave

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Description

Chicago Water & Fire Restoration Inc. has served the Chicago land area for its water damage restoration, sewage extraction, fire and smoke damage restoration needs. We offer a complete line of restoration services geared toward providing the best customer service possible in the market today to help minimize your cost and inconvenience....

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54 Total Reviews
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C Rated
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D Rated
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F Rated
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water and smoke damage (53)mold removal (6)interior painting (5)drywall repair (5)home builder (3)sewer cleaning (1)
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11/27/2019

We are mold and water free and ready for repair. They are very attentive, clean and punctual.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Leak in the bathroom all the way to the basement. They came and made sure that there was no mold and cleaned out the space for repair.

CATEGORY drywall, water damage restoration, interior painters, mold removal

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 11/01/2019

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08/30/2019

We had a water pipe leak in our family room, which required water removal, drying out the room, repairing, painting walls and replacing carpet. All went very well with the exception of the carpet. They carpet layers laid a seam of the carpet in the main walk way of the room. We did recontact CWAFR asking that it be corrected. We were told to wait a few weeks and see how the carpet would settle. It...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Water damage removal & reconstruction of walls/floor

CATEGORY water damage restoration

COST $6,200

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 07/08/2019

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08/20/2019

CWAFR seems to have identified all of the most professional and competent individuals in the area and put them together to provide exceptional service. I was truly amazed by this company. From the customer service person on the telephone to Mike White and Joel Moody to Giovani and Lenyn, the whole process was seamless. Communication was timely and to the point. I did not have cause to question any...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Repair of water damage to ceiling from leak above.

CATEGORY water damage restoration

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 08/19/2019

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06/14/2019

Flooding of basement was extensive with CFWR providing immediate attention. CFWR responds effectively to all customer's concerns. Jose & Eric arrived afterwards to replace damaged screen door with great professionalism and expertise. Thank you!

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Remedial actions taken for basement flooding.

CATEGORY water damage restoration

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 06/13/2019

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05/25/2019

Fire Restoration (CWFR) to restore our two floors and the basement after a frozen pipe burst in a second floor bathroom. The damage was extensive as it involved all three floors of the house. This created a difficult restoration project as we were still living in the house while the project was underway. We were extremely satisfied with our choice of contractors. We spent several weeks initially o...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Burst pipe leading to extensive water damage

CATEGORY drywall, water damage restoration, interior painters

COST $37,000

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 05/23/2019

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03/12/2019

Excellent! Sam & Greg arrived on time and hooked everything up to get the walls and interior of the walls drying so we could begin the repair process.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Water Mitigation from a Frozen Pipe

CATEGORY water damage restoration

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 03/12/2019

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02/27/2019

The company responded same day acting quickly to prevent further damage. They worked with my insurance company. All work was completed to my satisfaction within 4 weeks. We had to wait for insurance adjuster to visit and assess the damage and review estimates etc. the actual restoration took 3 days. The project manager was responsive and helpful in explaining everything to be done. The crew was on...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
My basement floor, drywall and baseboards were damaged due to a frozen pipe. The water was removed, walls dried with some sections replaced. The painted concrete floor was scrapped and repainted.

CATEGORY water damage restoration

COST $5,000

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 02/27/2019

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01/21/2019

Chicago Water and Fire Restoration did remediation work in our condo building in Chicago. It was a somewhat immediate job given the roof had a leak and was destroying drywall in the bottom unit. They started immediately so they could limit the damage. Once they gave us quote (after they started), the pricing was more than $2,000 for some unmonitored air movers and dehumidifiers which is absurd. I ...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Roof Leak into Drywall

CATEGORY water damage restoration

COST $2,000

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 11/28/2018

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09/05/2018

Crew Chief: Malik Project Manager: Adam Vera Professional, responsive, fair, thorough and efficient are hallmarks of excellent service, particularly given an emergency caused by basement flooding over a holiday (Labor Day).

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Remove basement carpet and pad water-logged from flood

CATEGORY water damage restoration

COST $1,600

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 09/03/2018

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08/16/2018

Cost of cleanup and repairs paid directly by homeowners insurance. The cleanup crew arrived the same day and were very professional, got the cleanup done by evening. The repair crew worked with us to restore the finished basement, They worked with us to select the flooring material to go with existing floors, and found matching wood paneling so that we did not need to rip out existing undamaged pa...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Cleanup and repair of basement after sewer backup

CATEGORY drywall, water damage restoration, interior painters

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 07/02/2018

Services Offered

Water & Fire Damage Restoration.

Services Not Offered

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General Information
Free Estimates
Yes
Eco-Friendly Accreditations
Yes
Payment Options
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Financing, Check
Emergency Service
Yes
Warranties
Yes