Frequently Asked Questions for Homeowners
Homeowner’s Restoration FAQ
- When should I notify my agent and carrier about my claim?
You should notify your insurance agent as soon as possible to inform them that you have sustained damage and need to file a claim through your homeowners Policy.
- What type of benefit am I entitled to?
You are entitled to have your home restored in “like kind and quality.” The Restoration Company’s Project Manager, will have the best experience in repairing flood damage and will employ the best inspection methods to ensure a complete repair.
- My contractor’s estimate is higher than the adjuster’s. What can I do?
It’s a good idea to have a second look on the damage from a licensed restoration contractor, our team can review the damage and work with your adjuster using Xactimate, which is industry leading estimating software used by insurance companies to settle property claims.
- What can I do if the insurance company’s check doesn’t cover the entire restoration cost?
Do not cash the check if it doesn’t cover the entire cost of restoration. Allow your contractor or Damage Restoration Company to assist you in reviewing what the insurance company has approved in order to make sure everything has been addressed properly.