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How to Simplify Your Roof Insurance Claim

When something happens to your business’s roof, it can be unexpected and difficult to handle. The biggest obstacle is dealing with your roof insurance claim.

Fortunately, there are ways to get back to normal more quickly and be able to resume business as usual.

Colorado has a variety of weather and the heavy rain or snow we experience from time to time can have an adverse affect on your roof.

Nobody likes hearing their roof is damaged and dealing with insurance companies regarding a roof insurance claim isn’t a fun task. This difficulty is increased when you’re already extremely busy running a business. However, we make it easier to complete and move on to the more important things in your business.

Modern Roof Co has roof contractors that are experienced in helping you fix your business’s roof repairs as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

Starting the Roof Insurance Claim Process

Filling Out Insurance Claim Paperwork

The most difficult part of the process is that first call. Whether you notice a small crack in your business’s roof or that you need to cover wind damage as it has torn off multiple tiles, it’s important to call your insurance coverage provider as soon as possible for comprehensive coverage.

Here are some tips for simplifying this process:

  • Schedule a day and time to meet with your adjuster –  the sooner the better. Have them assess the damage and give you a rough estimate regarding the roof replacement cost.
  • Asking the right questions can help you understand the process better.
  • Before you move on to speak with a roofing company, make sure when you file a claim that it is fair. Talk with other business owners in your area and get their thoughts.

You can also do your own online research to ensure everything looks right on your end.

Another option is to call Modern Roof Co. We’re more than just a roofing company.

With over 35 years of experience in the roofing industry, we’ve seen it all. We’ve worked with many different types of roofs and insurance claim adjusters throughout Colorado.

We’ll assess the damage on your business’s roof and negotiate with your insurance provider to truly get you the best deal possible and cover your roof. We want to help you receive compensation that is fair for your claim. That way, you can focus less on the headaches of the insurance process and covering the cost and more on getting back to work.

Different Types of Wear and Tear, Different Challenges

Damage to your business’s roof can occur in a variety of ways. Colorado experiences some of the most intense weather conditions, especially during the winter. Wind damage, storm damage, and hail damage have the potential to wreak total havoc on your business’s foundation.

Wind may not sound like it would affect your roof so much, but it’s a common occurrence. There are two main reasons for Colorado being so windy.

The pressure differences over the mountains and plains are a major factor.  The strongest wind gust to hit Colorado occurred in 2016. During this extreme weather event, winds blew through the city at nearly 150 MPH.

Wind also poses a safety issue. If your roof has any weak spots, wind can get under your tiles and send them flying into other people or businesses.

Storm damage is also a big culprit for roofs everywhere, particularly in Colorado. In December 2006, a huge blizzard gave our great state a white Christmas we’d never forget.

According to the National Weather Service, snowfall amounts reached 44 inches in some locations. Especially in Colorado, we never know what can happen and when damage could occur!

Additionally, thunderstorms are also common in Colorado. Monsoon season starts in the Summer and brings a significant amount of rain, wind or hail with it. June and August have been home to more of Colorado’s destructive hail storms.

Hail damage is dangerous. Hail can range from small, non-damaging particles to large golf ball-sized monstrosities. Depending on how fast it’s falling, hail can severely damage your business’s roof. The thunderstorms that often come with it add even more pressure. This can result in an unfortunate roof leak.

Develop and Execute a Plan

Drawing up plans for insurance claims

Preventive maintenance is the best way to insure a stable roof system.  If damage occurs, with everything else going on, you’re more likely to make impulse decisions and go with your insurance adjuster’s first suggestion – which could be costly and ill-informed.

Modern Roof Co makes the roof insurance claim process simple.

Simply call your insurance and then call us to schedule an inspection. We’ll coordinate with you as well as your insurance adjuster to develop a plan that benefits your business the most.

We do this because we know how vital our businesses are here in Colorado. We minimize the impact of a damaged roof to your business.

However, the best plan is a preventative one. While you can’t control the weather, you can do routine maintenance and checkups on your roof to make sure everything is looking safe and secure.

Schedule your commercial roof inspection with Modern Roof Co. today! We may be able to fix some small things that will make a huge difference when the next storm rolls around.

We Simplify the Roof Insurance Claim Process

You don’t have to struggle with an insurance claims adjuster who might not have your best interests at heart. Modern Roof Co makes the entire process smooth and stress-free from start to finish.

Our number one goal is to get your business back up and running as quickly and safely as possible. Your roof insurance shouldn’t inhibit your business routine.

No matter what weather Colorado throws your business’s way, you can feel confident and secure with Modern Roof Co on your side. Schedule your commercial roof inspection right now!

Before you contact your insurance company, let’s work together and simplify your roof insurance claim. For more information on everything we can do for your business, contact us today at (720) 507-8472.

Simplify your roof insurance claim