Fires catch people by surprise. There is typically little warning to when they will happen and they are a big cause of major damage. Whether a nearby forest has caught fire and it spread to your home, a gas explosion happened, a mishap while cooking resulted in a kitchen fire, a neighbor’s home caught fire but your home received smoke damage, a heater malfunctioned and caught fire, or your home was even struck by lightning, you may be in need of counsel and advice to navigate the complicated world of insurance and claims. At American Premier Claim Consultants, we can help you find out if you have received the amount they should be paying.
Fires can cause serious damage and that is something that most people realize, but sometimes it may cause hidden damage that you didn’t even know could be paid for by your insurance. That is where we come in at American Premier Claim Consultants. As experienced public adjusters, we can make sure that you don’t end up losing big through this experience. Because we have worked in this field for so long, we know what types of things and damage to look for that are difficult to find for the untrained eye.
No one should have to pay big for something that is out of their control. There are several different ways that fire can cause damage and some may be surprising. To ensure that you get your home recovered and repaired, it is important to understand how fire may have caused damage to your home and how you have a right to your claim.
Following are some ways that your home may have received damage from a fire:
The fire may have burned through walls or the roof causing the need for repairs
While there may not be extensive damage, the fire may have left a strong odor that you just can’t get rid of
Soot may be covering all your furniture, carpets, and walls
Fires may cause hidden damage to your electrical system and pipes