At Five Star, our experienced water damage claim adjusters help you settle your water damage claim in South Florida. When an insurance claim is filed, it is YOUR responsibility, the policyholder to prove the extent of damages and that they are covered under your insurance policy. When you hire our public adjusters, this burden becomes our burden. At Five Star Claims Adjusting, our public adjusters prepare, file, and negotiate maximum dollar settlements In South Florida for your water damage insurance claims.
Contact us immediately if you need to file a water damage claim in South Florida.
Water damage is a general term that describes damage or loss that is caused by water making contact with a material. Many types of material can be compromised or even destroyed by water intrusion. Wood often rots, steel can rust, plywood can delaminate, and a many other materials can be seriously damaged water. Water damage is a major issue due to the fact that it can take some time for the damage to become apparent. Water damage is one of the biggest contributors to property loss in the state of Florida.
Many insurances policies do not cover losses that occur from water damage and they also may not cover the bill for the restoration process. Most standard insurance policies do not cover do not cover water damage that occurs from bad weather as it is considered flooding and this requires flood insurance Homeowners that have damaged properties due to massive flooding may be eligible for government and FEMA grants.
There are many causes of water damage in South Florida but it is usually caused by compromised appliances, plumbing, roofing, and bad weather. Common causes include: pipe leaks, leaky roofs, broken dishwashers, washing machines overflowing, toilets clogging, cracked foundation, and heavy rainfall.
Water that causes damage is often broken up into three distinct categories.
There are four levels of water damage that are referred to as classes: