Water damage claims are among the most frequently reported property claims, often causing the greatest expense to insurance companies and plenty of heartache to insureds. Water can appear suddenly or take a more subtle approach, quietly damaging building materials and furnishings. You may not suspect a problem until mold or unusual warping appears.
Most insurance policies cover water damage where the cause of loss was “sudden and accidental” such as:
However, due to the illusive nature of water, your insurance adjuster may underestimate or deny your water damage claim.
Use the following tips to ensure a successful outcome:
What Our Expert Says About Water Damage Claims:
“Substantiating and documenting water damage requires specialized technology, yet your insurance company’s adjuster may not use these tools. If not discovered, hidden water damage doesn’t technically exist. Denials (such as unfairly attributing damage to preventable maintenance issues) are common. An experienced public adjuster can discover, substantiate, and document the true cause of loss.”Get more expert answers about water damage claims by visiting our FAQs page.
Insurance Claim Consultants leverages decades of expertise and state-of-the-art infrared and thermal imaging equipment to obtain the largest possible water damage claim settlement. With our help, you will remain in control of your claim. We can help at any point, including after an inadequate settlement or denial. If a valid reason to reopen your claim exists, we’ll pursue an increased settlement on your behalf – and we have a 100 percent success rate in this regard.
Insurance Claim Consultants is licensed and operates in Florida, Texas, and 13 other states. Contact us or call our office 24/7 to speak with a knowledgeable public adjuster about your water damage claim.
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Fax: (877) 679-6485
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Tampa, FL 33606