Tropical storms can do quite a bit of damage. Gale force winds not only topple trees and cause debris to fly throughout the region, they can also tear shingles off homes.
You should also know that having a tile roofing system doesn’t mean you’re automatically in the clear. Debris that strikes your roof can compromise the integrity of yoru roofing system. Suffice to say, you should always reach out to roofer after a large-scale tropical storm.
Roof inspections are free
Regardless as to whether it looks like your roof was damaged, it’s always best to have a professional assess the situation. When you call a licensed roofer in Southwest Florida, they can help you schedule a time for a roofer to visit your home.
The contractor will not only inspect your roofing materials, they’ll also check see if your gutters, flashing, and other roofing components have been impacted. If they discover one or more problems, they’ll explain their findings and recommend a course of action. For example, if repairs are needed, they’ll provide you with a written estimate that includes the company’s name, address, their contact information, and a full break down of labor and materials costs.
If you’d like to move forward, they contractor will help you schedule a date and time for your roof repair appointment.
Roofer can help coordinate repairs with your insurance company
In some instances, storm damage to your roof may be covered by your homeowners insurance carrier. If this is the case, ask the contractor you’re speaking with if they can coordinate the repairs with them directly. For example, the contractor may be able to provide information that can help facilitate the claims approval process. They may also be able to receive direct payment from the insurance company, which may prevent you from needing to pay for the repair out-of-pocket while you’re waiting for the reimbursement check.
Call us today to learn more
If you think your roof may have been damaged in a recent storm, we can help. The licensed, expert roofers at Kleinberger Corporation have decades of combined experience in helping homwoenrs throughout the region with situations just like this.
For more information on our rates, our company, or to schedule a free, no-cost post-storm roof inspection, we can help. Call our office today to speak with a licensed local contractor you can trust.