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Insurance Deductible and Upgrades for Your Roof

August 9th, 2018|

Learn how insurance compensation works for your roofing system:
 
Can I change my roof type after a storm using insurance money?
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Statute of Limitations for Storm Damage

August 2nd, 2018|

Rainy season is here and if your roof is leaking, you may be suffering from storm damage that was never uncovered.
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Picking The Best Roofer Is Like Picking The Best Doctor

July 26th, 2018|

This makes it extremely difficult to contact them or have them come back to repair your roof if there is a leak down the road. Learn why you should pick a close, local roofing contractor to work with your insurance provider so you can get the best service now and down the road:

Does it […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Pick a Local Roofer

July 19th, 2018|

This makes it extremely difficult to contact them or have them come back to repair your roof if there is a leak down the road. Learn why you should pick a close, local roofing contractor to work with your insurance provider so you can get the best service now and down the road:

What Does […]

Insurance will cover Repair AND Replacement cost!

July 12th, 2018|

Will an insurance company pay for roof repair and replacement?
Insurance companies will pay for roof repairs if those repairs are necessary to mitigate further damage.  They would be grateful that the insured (homeowner or property manager) exercised their fiduciary responsibility to stop further damage from running up the price of the claim. Such repairs would […]

How Insurance Companies Use Tortious Interference To Get Out Of Paying!

July 5th, 2018|

But what if you insurance claim provider doesn’t think the estimate your roofing contractor gave is correct, and doesn’t want to pay the amount needed? 

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How Much a Should a Roof Cost Xactimate

June 28th, 2018|

After Hurricane Irma, thousands southern Florida residents had to file insurance claims to have their roof replaced or repaired and endure the insurance process.
At Kelly Roofing, we understand that sorting through claim paperwork and repair or replacement estimates can be an exhausting, and sometimes confusing, task.
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Actual Cash Value vs. Depreciated Value

June 21st, 2018|

If your insurance provide has given you a check for the depreciated value of your roof, you might be worried that this amount won’t cover the cost to have your roof fixed.
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What You Need to Know about Innovative Induction Welding and Your Roof

June 7th, 2018|

Kelly Roofing is one of the first in the United States to use induction welding. This computer-driven fastening machine results in higher wind resistance than other mechanically attached roof systems. It also saves labor because it requires fewer screws than other systems. You may be unfamiliar with induction welding, but once you learn of its benefits, you will want to consider it for your next roof replacement project. […]

NRCA Roofing Day, Keeping Roofing On Top

May 21st, 2018|

Roofing professionals from all over America are gathered in Washington D.C. for NRCA Roofing Day March 6-7, 2018. […]

Don’t Get Shortchanged by Insurance on Storm Damage

May 17th, 2018|

How to file an Insurance claim?
Within 24 hours of the incident, contact your insurance agent first to see what process your insurance carrier requires.  Then contact your insurance company’s claims department. Explain in detail what happened. The adjuster or claims manager will advise what steps come next.  Follow those steps.
What will insurance pay for?  
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Don’t Let Your Claim Provider Hassle You After Roof Damage

May 7th, 2018|

What is fiduciary responsibility?
Fiduciary responsibility is an insured’s required actions to mitigate further damage using reasonable means necessary.  If the problem is ignored the insurance company may have the right to deny coverage.
What is mitigating damage?
Mitigating damage is taking steps to stop more damage from occurring.  If a leak occurs, turning off the water supply, […]