Storm Damage Restoration Specialists – Arlington Heights Illinois

Full Service Storm Restoration Service in Arlington Heights

First Home Improvement Inc. is the top choice for repairs from storm damage for residents and business owners in Arlington Heights IL. Did you realize that according to the National Weather Service from 2010-2016 there were more than 6,000 reports of large hail incidents? In fact, hail is one of the first reasons for emergency roofing and siding replacement. Your roof could be damaged by hail, heavy rains, high winds or even a tree falling on your house from a storm but First Home Improvement, Inc. is able to help get the repairs or replacements that you need! First Home Improvement, Inc. works with all the major insurance companies and will fight on your behalf to make sure you get everything you need to protect your family and home for the future. 

 

How 1st Home Improvement Helps with Storm Damage Recovery to residents in Arlington Heights:

  • Give inspections with no pressure to determine whether there is damage or not. In the event we find damage we will let you know if a repair or replacement is necessary. 
  • If a claim needs to be made to your insurance then we will file the claim with your insurance company.
  • Will meet with insurance adjusters and take care of necessary paperwork.
  • Perform the repair or replacement of your homes roofing, siding, windows or gutters. 
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Easily identify roof damage caused by hail

1st step: Check Metal Parts of Your Roofing

It would be helpful for you to know that the parts of your roofing that are made of metal will actually show signs of hail damage more transparently than other materials like shingles. If you have metal roof vents, flashing, etc on your roofing, it is easy to check for dents.  

2nd step: Look for Ridge Cap Damage

Most residential roofs in Arlington Heights IL have a ridge cap at the top. The ridge cap is usually flat and because of this it is more susceptible to hail damage. At this time you (or our team of professionals) should also inspect the shingles in the nearby area for any signs of damage.

 

Other Major Signs

The three most common signs of hail damage to your shingles are:

  •  Bruising
  •  Cracking
  •  Granules missing from asphalt (one simple way to spot this is to actually look in your gutters. If you see a build up of shingle granules call us as soon as you can).

Hail Damaged Roof Restoration in Arlington Heights Illinois

Hail storms can wreak havoc on homes – many times without homeowners even realizing it. 

Our knowledgable team offers free roofing inspections after storms tear through Arlington Heights. This allows us to find problems before they worsen for home or business owners. When it comes to damage done to your home’s roof, asphalt shingles have a higher tendency to be impacted. When an asphalt shingle is damaged by hail the fiberglass in the shingle might become fractured which will lead to significant granule loss. When these granules are displaced it exposes the lower portions of the shingle to the elements. This can significantly decrease the effectiveness and lifespan of the roof. 

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Siding Damage Restoration Arlington Heights IL

Get Your Home’s Curb Appeal Back To Great With First Home Improvement Inc!

Not only can larger storms damage your roof, siding is also susceptible to damage. Siding damage from storms will include holes, tear offs, and complete failure.  This can become even worse if your home is exposed to the elements for too long. Trust the professional siding services at First Home Improvement Inc. to make sure your home is protected for the future. We can get your siding back to its top condition! 

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Wind Damage Restoration Arlington Heights Illinois

High winds and flying debris can damage many components of your home’s exterior. If you have wind damage to any of the following contact us today for a FREE inspection & quote. 

  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Windows 
  • Gutters
  • Garage
  • Decking or other structures

Emergency Response

Don’t wait for further damage to be done. First Home Improvement Inc. offers emergency response for board ups, tarp ups and support.