Fire damage restoration tips
How to choose a restoration contractor
The fire damage restoration cost- Many people are worried about how much their repairs are going to cost. This is not as important with insurance claims as what the scope of repairs is going to be. Going with the cheapest contractor is not the best idea. They will typically have to cut corners to achieve the lowest cost and all you are doing is giving the insurance company a break. You want to get the best quality contractor that is going to do it the right way. Contractor Question # 3 what other projects have you worked on? Get references from previous clients
Most fires need water damage restoration as well because when the firefighters put out the fire they are going to use foam or water. The foam also leaves harmful chemicals in the drywall and flooring. This comes back to testing as well. What types of tests is your contractor going to do. Contractor Question #4 If you ask him what is a VOC (volatile organic compound) and he does not know you should probably find another contractor.
The fire damage restoration standards are to pre-loss condition. This means they should be like kind, quality, construction, and financial condition, and health. If any of these qualifications have not been met then the insurance policy has not been properly executed and you chose the wrong contractor.
The only way to make sure the fire damage restoration process has been properly completed is to make sure that you have a good contractor and that they work with a skilled public adjuster.
We make sure that you are placed in a new home while your repairs are being done. We make sure your contents are properly documented and before they leave the house. These often are lost. I had a couple who lost their wedding rings because the mitigation company either hauled them off, stole them, or simply threw them away.
We make sure all the coverages of the policy are properly applied. It is often that policy limits can be exceeded if this happens you will need to know where you can find another 10-20% additional coverage.
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