Chicago IL Storm Damage Repair and Cleanup
Every year many home owners in Chicago, Illinois find their homes damaged from storms and other adverse weather events. July of 2012 saw a particularly nasty storm that resulted in significant damage to properties in Chicago, Illinois, with about 350 homes losing power, and 89 requests to the city to remove damaged trees. Chicago and the surrounding area has more precipitation, high winds and storms then the average U.S city. Chicago area tornado activity is slightly above the Illinois state average, as well as being 127% greater than the overall U.S. average. Chicago has had 9 Presidential declared major disasters and 4 emergencies declared, which is near the US average. The causes of these natural disasters are as follows 7 Storms, 7 floods, 2 snowstorms, 1 blizzard, 1 Snow storm, 2 tornadoes, 2 winter storms, 1 flood and 1 hurricane, with some of these disasters having more than one category. This is just Presidential declared major disasters and emergencies, these stats do not include of course all bad weather and storms that resulted in property damage in Chicago, Illinois.
When you are dealing with any type of storm damage to your property, the very first thing you should do is notify your home owners insurance company to see weather you need to file a proof of loss form or if your policy will require an insurance adjustor to come out to your property first to assess the storm damage. Insurance adjusters are professionally trained to assess any storm damage that has been done. It is important to note that many insurance agencies will try and save the most money possible on a claim, by trimming down whatever they can as far as reimbursements are concerned. It is always good to get a second opinion as far as the extent of storm damage done to a property is concerned. The experts at Fire Water and Storm Pros of Chicago, Illinois are highly trained at spotting storm damage, even storm damage that is not so readily apparent to the casual observer. Our experts have found storm damage on properties that even seasoned insurance adjusters have missed on their inspections, and this damage could have caused more damage later on to properties, as often times storm damage can lead to decay of building materials. The storm damage experts at Fire Water and Storm Pros will help get you the maximum reimbursement for your damages under your home owners policy.
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Fire Water and Storm Pros is a FEMA approved contractor specializing in disaster clean up, property restoration and repair. We restore and repair homes damaged by storms, tornadoes, hurricanes, fire, floods and other natural disasters. Standard home repair contractors are not specialized in storm damage assessment and repairs. If your home has been damaged by a storm, it is best to utilize a company such as Fire Water and Storm Pros who specializes in this area of expertise. We have over 30 years of experience and thousands of satisfied customers, and customer satisfaction is our number one goal. No job is finished until the customer is 100% satisfied with the outcome. If your home has been damaged by a storm, call the storm damage repair experts at Fire Water and Storm Pros today for a storm damage assessment, for your convenience we are open 24 hours a day and can be on scene within an hour of your call for help.
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