Making a flood damage insurance claim and need some help? Just give IC Assist a Call.
Dealing with flood damage is not easy and requires professional assistance. Floods can be devastating to you, your home and its contents and cause thousands of pounds worth of damage. But don’t worry, if you’re property has been damaged by a flood, we’re here to help.
We provide a FREE Claims Management Service that will remove all the hassle and stress of dealing with your insurer and all the repairs.
Water damage can cause many problems that go beyond any superficial damage, which can cause serious issues in future such as rot, mould and electrical faults. That’s why it is important to ensure that your flood damage insurance claim is handled professionally, ensuring the damage is accurately assessed and that your property is adequately dry before any re-decoration begins. During our initial survey of the damage, we assess the damage beyond the surface, to ensure the correct specialist treatments are initiated promptly to prevent other issues occurring further on down the line.
Time is of the essence when dealing a with flood damage insurance claim – you need to act fast!
You must act quickly if your property has been damaged by water, as you have a duty to mitigate your claim and prevent secondary damage to your property. However, that’s where we can help. Depending on the nature of your claim, we can install drying equipment during our initial survey of the damage. This will not only help to mitigate your claim, but most importantly, it will get your property drying sooner and therefore enable repairs to be started sooner.
If there’s structural damage, we can liaise with your Local Authority Building Control Officer
If significant damaged has occurred, affecting the structural safety of your property, we will liaise directly with your local authority building inspector to ensure repairs are conducted in line with current building regulations. (This is often a cost that is overlooked by insurers.)