There are so many things to do after a fire and it's hard to
begin. If your home was not damaged but you have ash to
clean up, here's a document to download with great info.
If you need to clear your property or search for valuables in the
ashes, please be careful. Many dangers lurk under the
ash. Broken glassware, sharp metal, and hazardous chemicals
may lie just under the surface. Here are some tips from
officials in San Diego.
If your home has been damaged or destroyed, you need to research
what you need to do to rebuild. Don't trust anyone who says
they can get you quick money or can rebuild your
home unless you know that they are reputable. The
following links are to documents regarding insurance claims and FEMA
There's always the potential for flooding problems after the
brush above your home has burned. Please check the Natural
Resources Conservation Service at www.nrcs.usda.gov/ for