In 1996, Steve Scott
established his insurance restoration company to serve the Greater
Cincinnati area. He chose the name Olde Fort Restoration in honor of
the area’s rich history of forts and batteries like Ft. Washington,
Ft. Hamilton, Ft.Wright , Ft. Mitchell, and Ft. Thomas The fort
represents security for those under its protection.
In that spirit, Olde Fort Restoration defends and
aids the recovery of its clients from all forms of disaster. Its
technicians are certified by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning
and Restoration Certification, and guaranteed to do the very best
job restoring your home or business and recovering
your personal property.
Olde Fort Restoration is an active member of the
Cincinnati community and Chamber of Commerce, with historic offices
near downtown Cincinnati. That’s where you can see The Purple
Machine, the one-of-a-kind, classic 1947 Dodge pickup truck that
represents our reliability, durability and commitment to delivering
a speedy and painless recovery of even your most irreplaceable
Certifications and Training
Member of IICRC
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration
Certification (IICRC) has served as the industry guardian for the
cleaning, inspection and restoration service industries for more
than 30 years. As a non-profit certification organization, the IICRC
helps ensure that you have access to trusted and trained cleaning professionals
by establishing and monitoring certification programs and standards for these
To qualify for IICRC-Certified Firm status
businesses must demonstrate proof of insurance, maintain a written
customer complaint policy with documented follow-up and provide
ongoing education and training leading to certification for all
technicians. IICRC Certified Firms are also required to abide by the
IICRC Code of Ethics. Services provided by IICRC–Certified
professionals range from flooring inspection and cleaning to mold
remediation to water and fire damage restoration.
Certified by the Home Builders Association
Since it’s inception, Olde Fort Restoration has been
a Certified Remodeler with the Home Builders Association adhering to
the stringent training and standards required by the group. Olde
Fort Restoration is committed to delivering the level of business
management and ethical conduct that the HBA stands for.
Furniture restoration is a key part of the Olde Fort
Method. Our staff of highly trained professionals have
certifications in the latest techniques of furniture restoration.
Additionally, Olde Fort employs master artisans who have honed their
skills at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Maine.