No one expects a harmless junk drawer to break out in a fire, but it can happen very easily, and youâll be calling a fire damage restoration company soon after. As you can see in the video, a loose 9-volt battery can quickly cause a fire, and youâll be in need of 24-hour emergency restoration in Portland more than you ever thought possible.
Fire restoration services are there to clean up the aftermath of what is sometimes an afterthought. Batteries are meant to provide power, but itâs not often you might think they could start a fire. To reduce the need of fire damage restoration and smoke damage clean up, put batteries back in their original packaging. You can also use electrical tape to keep batteries from sparking.