What to Expect After a Storm
Mother Nature is full of surprises, and some storms can cause severe damage to your home or business. Our restoration company can repair your structure, getting it back to pre-loss condition quickly. Our local experts know our weather and its hazards and how to incorporate the most effective solutions.
Once the disaster has passed, it’s important to assess the damage and plan for remediation. Below, we’ve provided information about the damage different kinds of storms can cause and how to keep your property, and yourself, safe in different scenarios.
Storm Damage Insurance
The most severe damage from the majority of storms is covered by insurance, but the ins and outs change. Your financial responsibility depends on your premiums and deductibles, the structure, how much damage there is, neighborhood property values and much more.
First, keep track of the damage to your structure to the best of your capability. Take a lot of photos and keep your receipts having to do with maintenance work, supplies and major appliances that may have been damaged. Then, contact a restoration contractor and your insurance company. Your agent will send a claim representative or assessor. The best storm damage repair specialists work closely with insurance companies to help you save money.
Dangerous storm damage, lead to mold problems and cause other problems.
- Water Damage: Flood water can get into your building’s foundation, ruin structures and possessions inside, lead to mold problems and cause other problems.
- Tropical Storm and Tornado Damage: Circular winds can cause serious damage to all parts of your property, such as catastrophic damage to roofs, windows, siding and landscaping.
- Damage from Wind Storms: This can rip off siding, shingles and even whole roofs, lead to broken windows, damage landscaping and power grids and more.
- Hail Damage: Major hail storms can cause shingle and siding damage, and that can mean roof leaks and compounding damage.
- Winter Storms: Heavy snow can cause roofs to fail, lead to broken trees and electricity poles, and much more.
Seek Out a Professional Contractor
Danger is high after a storm, and hiring a professional can help you get the problem solved quickly and correctly. Reach out to us right away.