Storm Damage Restoration Specialists – Lake Zurich Illinois
Full Service Storm Restoration Service in Lake Zurich
First Home Improvement Inc. is the number one choice for repairs from storm damages for residents and business owners in Lake Zurich IL. Did you know that according to the National Weather Service from 2010-2016 there were over 6,000 reports of large hail? As a matter of fact, hail is one of the leading reasons for emergency roofing and siding replacement. Don’t worry if your roof was damaged by hail, heavy rains, high winds or even a tree falling on your house from a storm because we are able to help! 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 in the future.
How 1st Home Improvement Helps with Storm Damage Recovery to residents in Lake Zurich:
- Provide inspections with no pressure to figure out whether or not there is any damage. If we find damage we will let you know whether 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 file necessary paperwork.
- Perform the repair or replacement of your homes roofing, siding, windows or gutters.
Easily identify roof damage caused by hail
1st step: Check Metal Parts of Your Roofing
Believe it or not, but 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 to see if you have any dents.
2nd step: Look for Ridge Cap Damage
Most residential roofs in Lake Zurich IL have a ridge cap at the top. The ridge cap is normally 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 immediate area for any signs of harm.
Other Major Signs
The three most common signs of hail damage to your shingles are:
- Granules missing from asphalt (one easy 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 Lake Zurich IL
Hail storms can wreak havoc on homes – many times without homeowners even realizing it.
Our experienced and knowledgable team offers free roofing inspections after storms rage through Lake Zurich. This helps us find problems before they become more serious for homeowners. When it comes to damage done to your home’s roof, asphalt shingles are the most likely to be impacted. When an asphalt shingle is damaged by hail the fiberglass in the shingle could become fractured which will lead to substantial granule loss. When these granules are displaced it exposes the lower portions of the shingle to the elements. This can dramatically decrease the effectiveness and lifespan of the roof.
Siding Damage Restoration Lake Zurich Illinois
Get Your Home’s Curb Appeal Back To Great With First Home Improvement Inc!
Not only can sizable storms hurt your roof, siding is also at risk for damage. Siding damage from storms includes holes, tear offs, and complete failure. It can become a big problem if your home is exposed to the elements for too long. Trust the professional siding services at First Home Improvement Inc. to ensure your home is protected for the future. We will bring your home back to great condition again!
Wind Damage Restoration Lake Zurich IL
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.
- Decking or other structures