Storms Damage Scenarios
Major storms can be furious and frightening, and you need to focus on safety. If your area has seen serious storm-related damage, use caution. If you suspect structural damage or more flooding, don’t go inside. Stay with a friend or find other shelter until you’re confident it’s safe.
Get through the storm, and then examine the damage. Read on for more.
Coverage varies based on your area, your insurer, the amount of damage and additional factors.
Keep track of the damage, keep a folder of receipts and contact your insurer and a storm damage restoration contractor.
Dangerous storm damage, lead to mold proliferation and cause other problems.
- Damage from Flooding: Floods can seep into foundations, ruin drywall, carpet and framing, lead to mold proliferation and cause other problems.
- Tornado and Tropical Storm Damage: Circular winds can wreak havoc on your home or business, like catastrophic damage to roofs, windows, siding and landscaping.
- Wind-related Property Damage: This can rip off siding, shingles and even whole roofs, break windows, destroy trees and landscaping and electric systems and cause other problems.
- Hail Aftermath: Major hail storms can damage siding and shingles, leading to long-term leaks and compounding damage.
- Winter Storms: Blizzards can collapse roofs, lead to broken trees and electricity poles, and cause other harm.
Hire an Experienced Contractor
If your business or home has been hit with storm-related damage, act without delay. Choose a professional team that is insured, credentialed and licensed, and that knows your area. Call today to set an appointment.