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Forum: Technology 01-10-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,362
Posted By Insuranceclaims
================ Well, let me throw in my...

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Well, let me throw in my two cents. I, hopefully, am providing information about laptops, accessories, software and online storage. This is a long post, so get some coffee.

I...
Forum: Insulation 12-12-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,303
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Flir Thermal Imaging Camera (C2)

While the Flir E Series might better suit your needs, here is a pocket size model to consider.

I use the C2, in conjunction with other moisture meters tools, when performing discovery work for...
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,411
Posted By Insuranceclaims
================ ....guess I picked up a bad...

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....guess I picked up a bad habit being on call 24/7 over the years. I doze off about 3 in the morning and start again at 5-6 a.m. Sometimes, I don't even...
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,411
Posted By Insuranceclaims
================ Let me know if you are still...

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Let me know if you are still involved with this loss, and I can share 21 years of restoration/adjusting experience to help you. Dealing with insurance property damage claims is a...
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,983
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Yes, handling insurance property damage claims is...

Yes, handling insurance property damage claims is a specialized field. Getting into insurance restoration is not a "get rich" quick scheme. Their must be a commitment to invest time and money into...
Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,983
Posted By Insuranceclaims
With 22 years restoration and adjuster...

With 22 years restoration and adjuster experience, I can immediately help you and guide you through this entire process. First, let me respond to your quote; 2nd, let me tell you what should have...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 11-01-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,438
Posted By Insuranceclaims
This is important did you sign a contract with...

This is important did you sign a contract with the home owner saying they wanted your company to do the work.


Good morning: Yes, you are correct. Having the proper Work Authorization form is...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 11-01-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,438
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Question: Did you have any contact with the water...

Question: Did you have any contact with the water mitigation vendor, where he could provide you any information on what he did as far as the amount of water damage.....what type of water damage...
Forum: Roofing 07-29-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 33,849
Posted By Insuranceclaims
I previously commented on short term and long...

I previously commented on short term and long term damage. With hail claims I would say 6 months to a year.

There is never a simple answer, when dealing with insurance property damage claims. ...
Forum: Roofing 07-26-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 33,849
Posted By Insuranceclaims
From an insurance carrier standpoint, the general...

From an insurance carrier standpoint, the general rule of thumb is ASAP. For most water losses, the time period is the same day of the loss, but, usually no more than two weeks, depending on the...
Forum: General Discussion 09-27-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 16,296
Posted By Insuranceclaims
....sharing 18 years of restoration/adjusting...

....sharing 18 years of restoration/adjusting background, more times than not you will come out on the short side of the stick for multiple reasons......just to name a few:

1) if water damage was...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-19-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,996
Posted By Insuranceclaims
During the last 7 years, I don't bother to...

During the last 7 years, I don't bother to solicit:

---Insurance companies. Most insurance companies utilize 3rd party administrators to create lists of qualified general contractors and water...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,319
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Post 2 of 2. Now see answer to my question on...

Post 2 of 2. Now see answer to my question on letter and who paid. Do you have all the documents for the amounts listed above? I would like to see. Can you get to me? Without seeing documents, I...
Forum: Drywall 06-18-2011, 07:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 25,536
Posted By Insuranceclaims
While my comments are not the subject of this...

While my comments are not the subject of this post, you mentioned water damage. After you remove all the water damaged materials, don't forget to use or have someone check any remaining structural...
Forum: Carpentry 06-13-2011, 12:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,197
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Do you have two photos to show: 1) stand back and...

Do you have two photos to show: 1) stand back and photo the entire wall to see....show where condensation is if can't see in photo, and, 2) take a closer photo of where the condensation is visible.
...
Forum: Roofing 06-13-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,683
Posted By Insuranceclaims
1 PM EST I just commented on roofing in another...

1 PM EST
I just commented on roofing in another post with similar situation. Again, it appears that most of the posts here are from roofers, so let me share some information that many of you may...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-10-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 37,457
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Comments to this Posts I believe that your...

Comments to this Posts

I believe that your experience above was somewhat pleasant, because, at the time, you were not working for SF.

In the 90's, there was a trust between restorers and...
Forum: Flooring 07-03-2010, 10:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,263
Posted By Insuranceclaims
wayne3434: Get comfortable...this is a long...

wayne3434:

Get comfortable...this is a long one.

You post sounds just like many of the customers I have met over the years, who listen to everyone else, but the one they hired....the...
Forum: Roofing 05-19-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,440
Posted By Insuranceclaims
I am not sure if you have read some of my replies...

I am not sure if you have read some of my replies to your postings in other topics, so, I will explain your question directly.

Is most of your experience with insurance work as a roofer or...
Forum: Roofing 05-16-2010, 01:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,362
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Ok, SMA14! First of all, see the long post where...

Ok, SMA14! First of all, see the long post where I replied to your topic on Xactimate. Now for roofing! My two postings today are primarily for you, with, information for others, as needed.

I...
Forum: File Swap 05-16-2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,878
Posted By Insuranceclaims
This is a very long post...........too many cups...

This is a very long post...........too many cups of coffee this morning.

The insurance restoration field is a multi-billion dollar business and is not for all contractors. I enjoy sharing...
Forum: File Swap 05-15-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,878
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Hello,GC45011: Are you still looking for...

Hello,GC45011:

Are you still looking for some feedback on your posting?

I have worked both sides of the insurance fence for the last 16 years: both as a restorer and adjuster for 39+...
Forum: Roofing 05-12-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,176
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Welcome SMA14 to Xactimate! buildpinnacle...

Welcome SMA14 to Xactimate!

buildpinnacle posts some good advice.

I have worked insurance restoration losses since the 1994 Northridge Earthquake, and have traveled throughout the country for...
Forum: Remodeling 05-12-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 57,010
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Ok, this is probably more information than you...

Ok, this is probably more information than you want, but here goes:

Unless you are a hygienist, I would not scare homeowners and tell them that they have Black Toxic Mold. All mold is black when...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,593
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Hello, woolster0: I am posting a lot of...

Hello, woolster0:

I am posting a lot of information that can give you some initial "food for thought."

If you think the plaster trade is slow, wait till you try and collect funds for...
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