If you live in Murfreesboro Tennessee then you are aware that portions of the city were pounded by a major hail storm on October 18, 2011 which resulted in severe damage to a number of Murfreesboro TN homes.
Hail damage may not be visible to the naked eye but can lead to some major problems later. If you live in Huntington, Northwoods, The Hamptons, downtown Murfreesboro, Mitchell-Neilson area, or close to Riverdale High School, it is quite possible that you have extensive storm damage to your home. You may need roof repair or an entire roof replacement completed.
If you would like a free roof inspection to determine if your home has storm damage and need to file an insurance claim, you should contact a local general contractor who specializes in storm repair. They will act as your advocate and make sure that your best interests are protected when negotiating with your insurance company. A qualified contractor will be able to honestly assess the damage and advise you if a claim needs to be filed with your insurance company. Here are some things to remember when selecting a contractor:
Hire a local company that specializes in storm damage. Make sure that they are a legitimate business with an office in the MidSouth area. There are many storm chasing companies that prey on homeowners after major storms.
Make sure that they are based in Tennessee with a permanent brick and mortar location in the Nashville area. Confirm that they manage their business from inside the State of Tennessee and not from some out of state location that only directs activities from a fancy office in another state.
Last, make sure they are a member of the Better Business Bureau. This is critical when selecting a general contractor to complete your storm restoration work. The construction industry is full of individuals who will claim that they will fix your damages. Few of these individuals stand behind their work and maintain the level of customer satisfaction that is required to be a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau.
Don’t fall victim to the storm chasing companies that claim to be “local” in order to win your business and your insurance claim. They often fail to follow through with quality workmanship and finalizing the important details! Your contractor needs to work with your insurance adjuster to make sure that your entire claim is covered! Your contractor needs to know what to look for when inspecting for hail storm damage. Many want the quick dollar made in replacing roofs. But, you also need to inspect your decks and fences, pool covers, mailboxes, gable vents, exterior lights, copper bay windows, box vents, air conditioning units. windows and doors, siding, gutters, downspouts, flashing and facia. A storm damage claim can be time intensive and complex.
You need to trust a company that has a solid reputation that will be here with you for the long haul! Protect your home and protect your investment! Don’t trust just anyone with your Murfreesboro roof repair and hail storm damage repair needs! Make sure and trust a local, reputable licensed general contractor and licensed insurance adjuster!
MidSouth Construction is a residential and commercial remodeler based in Nashville that services Middle Tennessee and also has a new office in Knoxville. Their primary focus is restoration work on homes that have been damaged by passing storms. They work closely with all major insurance carriers to insurance that you get everything you deserve out of your claim with your insurance provider without all the hassle. They are members of the Better Business Bureau and their staff includes licensed insurance adjusters, as well as a LEED AP accredited owner for all your GREEN construction needs.