The Official Blog of State Roofing Company
With recent hail storms in the Greater Houston Area, it’s good to have a reference for what size hail may have impacted your property. The Houston and Katy area were impacted on May 9, 2019 with 2 inch hail.
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At this time in the state of Texas, it is not illegal to waive an insurance deductible per opinion written many years ago by Jim Mattox, the Attorney State General of Texas. However it is illegal to submit fraudulent documents to recover the depreciation.
There is a bill going through legislation in Austin at this session that will be =discussing deductibles and the obligation of property owners to pay. The bill requires contractors to have this verbiage in their contracts or they will be conducting business illegally. Information concerning this can be found at roofingcontractors-texas.com
Your insurance Loss Statement may contain the following verbiage concerning recovering depreciation. “ANY PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY PRESENTS A FALSE OR FRAUDULENT CLAIM FOR THE PAYMENT OF A LOSS IS GUILTY OF A CRIME AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO FINES AND CONFINEMENT IN STATE PRISON” TX ARTICLE 3.97-2
Your additional claim of $___, based on the attached LOSS RECAP report should include submission of the amount actually and necessarily spent to repair or replace the damaged property, including 1) paid bills; 2) receipts; and/or 3) cancelled checks. This documentation should include evidence that you incurred your policy deductible.
130 MPH Wind Warranty typically requires 6 nails per shingle. State Roofing Company only hand nails shingle products to assure 6 nails placed in the nail line of each shingle. We do not use gun nails because of inconsistent practices. With a gun nail placement is inaccurate and will sometimes set the nail at an angle or cut through the shingle. State Roofing Company wants to assure you that your roof installation meets and exceeds the manufacturer installation requirements.
Maintaining your home can save you a lot of money in the long run. There are several things you can do yourself, without hiring a professional, to maintain your home. These things should be on your Spring checklist:
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23rd Annual Diamond in the Rough Golf Tournament
State Roofing Company sponsored The 23rd Annual Diamond in the Rough Golf Tournament at Traditions Golf Club in Bryan, Texas.
Were you affected by the 2/26/2019 Hail Storm?
Southwest Houston Area was recently hit by a hail storm, your roof system may have been compromised as a result. Experts agree hail damage is a necessary and critical roof repair.
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