A fire can easily burst and spread at a frightening rate. If we are lucky, the damage is only cosmetic, but in other cases a fire can destroy objects and the smoke may linger in the walls for a long time.
The walls can be affected in different degrees by the exposure to smoke and flames. In the situation where you have to deal only with light and superficial stains, it may not be necessary to repaint the room. The problem can be remedied, in this case, by simply washing the walls using white vinegar. This way, you will be able to remove both the stains and the unpleasant smell of smoke. However, if it was an extensive fire and there are large, dark colored spots on the walls, you will still need to clean them, but this will not be enough, and you will also have to plan the painting process.
Last but not least, keep in mind that your home should be checked by restoration companies Denver specialists in the situation where it was affected by a strong fire, which could have damaged its resistance structure.
If the fire has been extinguished by using a lot of water, you will also have to remove the water and dry the wall, carpets and other wet objects and furniture. In this case, it is best to call a restoration company, especially if you deal with extensive damage.