This recent article from www.coveredclaims.com gives homeowners great insight into the insurance claim process and things to be aware of before opening an insurance claim.
It’s crazy, but people do things all the time to make their insurance claim harder than it needs to be and their settlement smaller than it needs to be. Educate yourself and don’t make these common mistakes!
1. They underestimate the value of the claim. They do this because much of the damage tends to be hidden inside walls, under cabinets, under flooring, or in crawl spaces. An expert can quickly evaluate your damage and help you make an informed decision about filing a claim.
2. They fail to act in a timely manner. Clean water becomes unsanitary after…Read more