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0 Replies and 1811 Views Hail damage photos  1811  0 Started by  jqtheriot Anyone able to share hail damage photos to a roof for personal study and research I would greatly appreciate it.. The more the better please share! Thank you.
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06/24/2017 2:06 AM
5 Replies and 4042 Views Mod Bit Damaged or Toast?  4042  5 Started by  Fully_Loaded OK I have attached pics of the roof I just looked at, I also included pic of spatter. I am pretty confident that the roof is just toast but I want opinions. I don't normally 2nd guess myself and don't see me changing my thoughts but I'm just curious what others would think.    
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by  Roy EstesJump to last post
05/02/2016 9:10 PM
3 Replies and 5173 Views Synthetic Stucco and Dryvit repairs  5173  3 Started by  questy I was a lathe & plaster laborer in high school and college that served me well on stucco repairs in the past but this new stuff has me baffled. What is the proper repair technique for damaged dryvit raised trim on stucco and concrete homes. The dryvit is the raised styrofoam trim, mostly around door and window openings, covered with stucco with a contrasting color. In most cases the stucco and paint on concrete walls are fine but the styrofoam has been badly damaged.  Some areas&nb...
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by  CatmandaleJump to last post
05/06/2013 11:23 AM
1 Replies and 3280 Views CAT 94 4/2/13  3280  1 Started by  Tim_Johnson Attending CAT 94 in Central Texas. Like Ray Hall always said............................. if your not working hail on Easter, Mother's Day, etc........... And Oh, the Applebee's parking lot guys are here. They were confused, no Applebee's here, I led them to Chili's, they said it is just not the same but it will work for them. I think I saw 4 of them selling roofs today
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by  cclevelandadjJump to last post
04/08/2013 10:40 PM
17 Replies and 7045 Views Nailable surface  7045  17 Started by  rogpayx22 With a layer of shake on skip decking and a layer of asbestos tiles cracked by hail over the old split and rotten shake is that considered a nailable surface for a repair
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by  rogpayx22Jump to last post
08/20/2012 7:34 PM
3 Replies and 4152 Views Hail & Lightening Reports  4152  3 Started by  missing What company do you use for Hail & Lightening Reports Price and quality are definite considerations. I have used a few different companies and looking for information that may give a better report or more cost effective.   Thank you
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by  HuskerCatJump to last post
08/01/2012 11:38 PM
4 Replies and 8265 Views Synthetic Stucco and Dryvit repairs  8265  4 Started by  questy I was a lathe & plaster laborer in high school and college that served me well on stucco repairs in the past but this new stuff has me baffled. What is the proper repair technique for damaged dryvit raised trim on stucco and concrete homes. The dryvit is the raised styrofoam trim, mostly around door and window openings, covered with stucco with a contrasting color. In most cases the stucco and paint on concrete walls are fine but the styrofoam has been badly damaged.  Some areas&nb...
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by  Jud G.Jump to last post
05/27/2012 9:51 AM
27 Replies and 17637 Views Test Squares  17637  27 Started by  campbellduke
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If a carrier requires 10 hits per square and you can only find 7-8 hits per square, how do you explain to the insd that their insurance company does not owe to replace their roof  How do you tell them that there are approx 400 damaging hail hits to their roof BUT it is not really damaged so they are not getting a new roof.  Then how do you explain to them that they will be getting an estimate for a minimum roof repair of $200 bucks to "repair" 400 damaged shingles   ...
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by  pdixon555Jump to last post
05/02/2012 5:00 PM
0 Replies and 3363 Views WARNING! Covering deductibles is now illegal per Senate Bill 101  3363  0 Started by  JerryCMancuso WARNING to contractors! The Senate has passed bill 101 making it ILLEGAL to cover deductibles in any way shape or form (advertising discounts, sign allowances, rebates, coupons, referral fees, etc) http://www.senate.mo.gov/11info/pdf-bill/tat/sb101.pdf
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05/01/2012 1:22 AM
54 Replies and 33125 Views Eagle View Measurements  33125  54 Started by  pastromquist
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Last week I inspected a loss in the Plymouth Minnesota area,&160; it was an ugly measure, but i did it before I met the contractor who was standard late.&160; I met the contractor who was bragging up the Eagle View Measurement deal.&160; Having the roof measured,&160; I had him send me the report to verify and it seemed really neat and a time saver.&160; The picture I was sent was indeed a hard to measure hip roof but it wasn't the one I was on. &160;&160;&160;&160;&160;&160;&160;He...
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by  catwomanJump to last post
06/13/2011 6:26 AM
16 Replies and 10071 Views EPDM preexisting damage and wet insulation  10071  16 Started by  Allfor1 &160;I am working a loss for hail. &160;The roof is EPDM and while there is no hail damage there is 2 places where the membrane has been compromised by flying debris. &160;There is evidence of preexisting hail as the wall coping and all of the vents all show signs of impact. &160;The last storm that went through prior to the current DOL was last September. &160;This is an old roof with alligatoring and some blisters. &160;Evidence of repairs are all over. &160; Along the rear elevation wh...
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by  Ray HallJump to last post
05/17/2011 3:10 PM
3 Replies and 6288 Views Old Duratile concrete roof tiles  6288  3 Started by  Stormkat I have a number of claims in this neighborhood where all the roofs were damaged by hail.&160; I know they do not make this anymore and that the 17' profile cannot be interlocked with any other product. I need to get some documentation on this tile. Any help would be appreciated!
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by  linhochJump to last post
03/04/2011 1:36 PM
10 Replies and 5990 Views Which vendors work the most hail storms?  5990  10 Started by  TXhouston123 Hey Adjusters, I was just wondering which claim services work the most hail storms
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by  GgelattJump to last post
02/22/2011 1:45 PM
107 Replies and 39063 Views Huge Hail, Lots of Work  39063  107 Started by  Tom Rongstad
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by  Roy EstesJump to last post
11/02/2010 6:40 PM
2 Replies and 4398 Views Understanding general criteria for Tlock shingle damage  4398  2 Started by  tsiedem Hello, &160; I am a roofer with a few months experience. I am trying to understand the criteria used for determining damage to TLock shingles. It seems that I have seen a wide range in what one adjuster will damage out, and what another will not. &160; Can anyone please inform me of what I&160;should be looking for before I recommend to a homeowner that they should contact their insurance &160; Thank you. &160; Tim
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by  tsiedemJump to last post
03/17/2010 7:22 PM
15 Replies and 6339 Views Relationship b/t adjuster and roofer  6339  15 Started by  AJ Hello everyone- I&160;am new to the forum/site, and was just wondering what&160;kind of&160;relationship between an adjuster and roofing contractor can exsist I am actually a roofing contractor who wants to know if it is ok to try and build an honest relationship with adjusters. It seems like yall could benefit from working with a good roofer (and making us climb the roof). There is hail damage in my area and yall should see these sorry so called 'roofing companies' who are doing all the w...
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by  AJJump to last post
03/03/2010 11:53 PM
9 Replies and 10497 Views Glazing bead and contractors  10497  9 Started by  descher Anyone familiar with glazing bead enough to answer the following&160; I have a home with several windows that have damaged PVC glazing bead.&160; The window contractor states that the windows are no longer manufactured and wants to replace $12K worth of windows.&160; No other damages are present to the glass, the frames, etc.&160; I have found numerous websites that offer snap in glazing bead and do not feel that the windows warrant replacement but the carrier would like me to handle invest...
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by  BobHJump to last post
11/15/2009 8:17 PM
15 Replies and 13805 Views Roof deck lumber - quality question  13805  15 Started by  Valjean Good afternoon, Help, the roofers are here as we speak!!!   In roofing best practices, what quality/grade of pine lumber should be used when replacing damaged roof deck boards  Our insurance company has authorized roof replacement as a result of damage from a recent hail storm.  The roof deck of our home (60 year old building) is 1 x 8 inch pine.  We specified that the roofer must replace like material with like but did not specify what GRADE of pine lumber shou...
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by  RJortbergJump to last post
10/31/2009 2:55 PM
5 Replies and 6297 Views Siding Match question  6297  5 Started by  Hines57 Can someone explain to me the matching siding issue My understanding is that siding has to be matched or replaced in MN due to the lawsuit with AmFam. Is that correct, and if so, why haven't lawsuits been filed in other states Was this strictly a wording issue that only related to AmFam polices or are all insurance companies in MN paying to replace
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by  dcmarlinJump to last post
10/04/2009 2:57 PM
0 Replies and 3047 Views Anyone working hail in Indiana  3047  0 Started by  MIKE C Big hail 06/02/09 and smaller hail 7/25/09. Anyone from this forum working claims here
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10/03/2009 10:18 PM
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