Valuable Tips to Maximize Your Insurance Claim in South Florida
10 VALUABLE TIPS
Ask yourself these questions…
Always take plenty of pictures and make sure they show the damage in detail. You can never take too many photos.
Never give away any part of your claim or original documentation (pictures and invoices) Make sure to make plenty of photocopies. Always keep your originals in a safe place and make sure you only give away photocopies.
Find out if you need help from Adjustment Specialists Public Adjusters as soon as you have any kind of damage. The earlier we get on a case the easier it is to get the most money owed to you the first time.
Always hire your own contractors and service providers.
Do not pay ANYONE any money upfront. Your deductibles will be subtracted from the settlement totals.
Never sign a release which calls for the contractor to be satisfied with the amount of the insurance settlement.
Always get a written, detailed estimate from a contractor with the scope of the work and the amount they are going to charge.
Always check the records and referrals of the company you hire.
Do not rush with the repairs. It will be smart to complete only the required repairs, and wait with the rest until the settlement of the claim.
Do not hurry to settle your claim. Damages overlooked in an early inspection may become apparent later.