Storms Damage Scenarios
Major storms can be frightening and dangerous, and you need to focus on safety. If your region has seen serious storm-related damage, be careful. If you suspect structural damage or more flooding, keep your distance. Stay with a friend or find other shelter until you’re confident it’s safe.
After the danger has passed, restoration and repair should be your top priority. Below, learn about how each kind of storm can cause unique damage.
Storm Damage Insurance
Coverage amounts vary based on your region, the specifics of your policy, the amount of damage and more.
To get max payouts from your property insurance policy, keep track of damage or photograph all the damage as soon as possible. Then, get in touch with your insurance company to schedule a time to see an assessor. Then, get in touch with a repair company.
Dangerous storm damage, lead to mold problems and cause other problems.
- Winter Storms: This can cause collapsed roofs, lead to broken trees and electricity poles, and much more.
- Hail Storm Damage: Severe hail can bend and crack shingles and siding, leading to long-term leaks and compounding damage.
- Wind Damage: This can harm structures, lead to broken windows, wreak havoc on trees and electricity hookups and more.
- Tornado and Hurricane Damage: Circular wind storms can completely destroy, including catastrophic damage to landscaping, siding and windows.
- Damage from Flooding: Water from floods can get into your building’s foundation, ruin drywall, carpet and framing, lead to mold problems and cause other problems.
Seek Out an Experienced Damage and Remediation Professional
It’s an absolute must to repair any damage quickly, but the risk of danger is high. Before you start making repairs, get your insurer and a contractor on board. Contact us for more information.