Frequently Asked Questions
In a catastrophe, insurance companies normally don’t raise your rates based on filing a claim. However, they may raise rates based on a territory, like zip code. So even if you don’t file a claim and your neighbor does, they may raise rates in that territory. The bottom line is, if you have damage, it is in your best interest to file a claim immediately.
Yes, so you pay your deductible to the contractor to cover the difference between the total repair costs and the amount your insurance pays, referred to as net claims.
Don’t panic. Most insurance policies allow for replacement cost value and your insurance company will send you additional funds to cover the actual costs your incurred. If you don’t complete the repairs normally you will not receive any additional funds.
A qualified storm restoration contractor will process that check for you through your mortgage company saving you hours on the phone and weeks of delay to your project.
It is imperative that you have a qualified storm restoration company provide you with a complete storm damage assessment and review your insurance settlement statement!
Storm restoration companies work with you, insurance adjusters work for an insurance company. It is in the best interest of the storm restoration company to find any and all damage caused by the recent storm. They also know the TRUE cost of make PROPER repairs.
Absolutely not! We can safely build your roof all winter long with no effect on warranty or quality. Colder weather roofing has its benefits as well; such as less scaring to shingles.