Weather Related Roof Damage
Have you had recent damage to your roof?
Need to file a claim but don’t know where to begin?
Does your home have any of the following?
• Hail damage
• Wind Damage
• Water/Rain/Snow Damage
Insurance Claims and Roof Repairs
If you answered yes to any of these you may be entitled to file a claim and 7 Summits Roofing can help with your roof insurance claim in Colorado. Even if you don’t think you have damage you may still want to contact a professional from 7 Summits Roofing to perform an inspection on your roof. While it may seem that you only experienced a small hail or wind storm your roof may think differently.
Small hail storms can have an impact over time and more than a few of them may eventually cause your shingles to crack or leak. Winds that seem mild to you may be pulling up and breaking areas of shingles that are not readily observable. A professional roof inspection should be part of your overall plan after any type of weather where hail stones have fallen or above average winds have come through the area or persisted for a length of time.
Professional Roof Inspection
Hail, wind, snow, and rain can all wreak havoc on your roof, gutters, and siding and the damage may be hidden. If these problems are not addressed you may suffer further damage in the structure and soundness of your home. If you suspect your home has incurred any type of damage caused by the elements you should have your roof inspected by a professional roofing company as soon as possible. If it is obvious your roof is damaged then be sure to attempt to take temporary repair measures to prevent further damage. When you notice a leak and you fail to take action to prevent additional damage then your insurance company can find you at fault. Make an effort to mitigate the problem in the damaged area and call a for a professional inspection so that your claim can proceed smoothly and won’t be potentially denied.
Roof Inspection Towards Insurance Claims
If you have comprehensive homeowners insurance policy on your residence or building then a initial inspection from a professional roofing company such as 7 Summits Roofing will help you make the decision whether or not call your insurance agent to file a claim. An accurate assessment of your roof’s condition will be the first step you need to take in order to proceed with your claim and move towards repair. 7 Summits Roofing will assess all the areas and materials of your rooftop and prepare an accurate estimate for repair or even replacement in the event of major damage. The faster they can get your roof inspected the faster they can move towards working with your insurance provider towards a full repair before you receive any more ongoing issues related the initial problem.
Claim Assistance From 7 Summit Roofing
When it is time to file your claim you don’t have to be burdened with the complex filing process. 7 Summits Roofing has a team of professionally trained and certified specialist who are here to help you prepare your roofing insurance claim. We possess the knowledge to not only complete your roof repairs in Colorado and the Pikes Peak region, but we will also work with your insurance company to make the process easier for you. Our reputable and professional estimators and inspectors will prepare a detailed inspection report and assist you with working with your insurance company to get your home back to normal as soon as possible.
Hand it Over to Your Roof Repair Company
Now that you have determined that you need repair assistance or at the very least a professional assessment and you have contacted a reputable roofing company for an actual inspection then the next step is to contact your insurance company. They will send out an assessor who will assay your roof and determine the amount of the payment which will cover your repair cost.
You may want to contact the roofing repair company you have selected to perform the service so that they can follow along with the assessor to make sure all of the damage is recorded and the settlement will be large enough to cover all of the work. While the contractor won’t be given the final authority to write the claim amount he or she can have an influence that will be benefit you. It is also helpful for your selected roofing repair company to begin to use this time to form a relationship between the insurance company and the adjustor. A quick meeting can ensure that your claim will be processed in a timely manner so repairs can begin and your roof can be put back into normal condition as soon as possible.
Insurance Assessor Report
While a roofing repair expert can provide guidance on the estimate for the repair it is overall the insurance company that will decide the monetary amount of the claim distribution. Hand measurements and aerial photographs can be used to determine a number of repair factors related to the materials and overall structure of your roof.
Materials and other items like gutters, fences, decks and windows may be on the report as items that are covered by your homeowner’s policy that have also been damaged by the storm but are not roof related. Even if you don’t understand the report your roofing repair specialist at 7 Summits Roofing do. They can provide guidance and act as your advocate and educator every step of the way. Choose a roofing company that is willing to help you through the entire repair process. Insurance claims and assessor’s findings are part of the process. Choose a team that can help you on all fronts then you are making a solid decision.
Tips When Filing a Roofing Repair Claim
Filing a claim with your insurance company in Colorado is the most important thing you can do to get your home back in order. In order to get the claim process started you will need to know the name of your Colorado insurance company along with your policy number. You will also want to have the date and location of the damage, name of the policy holder, address of the claim and the policy mailing address handy at the time you contact your insurance company.
Once you have spoken with your insurance company then an adjustor will be sent to your home. You may want to notify 7 Summits Roofing of the appointment time so they can make sure all of the damage is verified. When an expert is by your side you will be ensuring you get the funds you need to move towards a full repair.
Standards of Excellence
It is important to note that in Colorado , Roof Replacement and Repair Contractors are required to adhere to installation guidelines from the manufacturers of the roofing materials. 7 Summits roofing won’t skimp on costs or materials. A team of professional, highly trained and certified roofing repair experts will be deployed to your home.
The contractors at 7 Summits Roofing can and will typically do your roof installation right away. You will receive the benefits of a reputable roofing company, a highly trained team along with high quality materials and repair services that are backed by a 5 year limited guarantee warranty. The best company to contact for your roofing repair in Colorado and the Pikes Peak Region is 7 Summits Roofing company. Read their reviews online to see what others are saying about one of the best roofing companies in the area.
In an attempt to simplify the process of contacting your insurance company you will find a list of phone numbers below for the insurance companies that are the most well know and frequently used agencies in Colorado and the Pikes Peak region.
If you need help getting your roof damage covered by insurance, Contact 7 Summits Roofing at 719.432.8619
Major Local Insurance Providers for Roof Insurance Claims In Colorado
AAA © – Customer service 1-800-332-6119
AARP © – 1-877-805-9918
Allstate © – 1-800-547-8676
American Family © – 1-800-374-1111
Century © – 1-800-878-7389
Farmers © – 1-800-435-7764
The Hartford © – 1-800-243-5860
Liberty Mutual © – 1-800-225-2467
Nationwide © – 1-800-421-3535
Omni © – 1-800-727-6664
Safeco © – 1-800-332-3226
State Farm © – Calls are handled by a local claims agent.
Travelers ©- 1-800-252-4633
USAA © – 1-800-531-8722
All insurance companies listed above are for informational purposes only. 7 Summits Roofing is in no way endorsed or affiliated with these companies.