Recent Hurricanes Remind Us of the Importance of Flood Insurance Got flood insurance? If you’re like most Colorado homeowners, chances are that you probably don’t. In fact, the majority of American homeowners have never purchased a flood insurance policy and that puts them at serious risk in the event of a natural disaster. Recent Hurricanes [...]
5 Reasons Not to Use the Restoration Company Recommended by Your Insurance Carrier When disaster strikes, you want to take measures to get your home back to peak conditions ASAP. Whether damages occurred due to water or fire, the effects can be devastating, and the sooner you take action, the better. This doesn’t mean, however, [...]
The following story is a cautionary tale. A Minnesota couple is looking at $21k in repair costs when routine city maintenance caused toilets to overflow. In addition to these questions that you should be asking to ensure you hire a professional water restoration company, you also need to understand what is covered by insurance. Typically, [...]
This Step Is Critical Documenting your damage is of particular importance when you have flooding from weather or plumbing leaks, so important that we’ve broken this critical property protection step out of our blog post Water Damage? Follow These 10 Tips and expanded it. Water Damage Tip #5 – Document Damage After carefully assessing [...]
It seems like Abbotts is becoming almost a nightly fixture in Denver news. Listen to our President, Travis explain the mold risks Coloradans are facing following all the recent rain.
Even a little water added to a grease fire can result in explosive consequences. A grease fire in the home kitchen is one mistake away from an explosion. Even a small amount of water dropped into a pan or deep fryer filled with burning oil will sink to the bottom, be superheated [...]
Get the in's and out's on your homeowner's policy in this valuable class presented by Scott's Roofing and Abbotts Fire and Flood Restoration in partnership with CEC Middle College of Denver. Homeowners Insurance Policy Course Presented by Scott’s Roofing and Abbotts Fire and Flood Course ID#: 55313 Credits: 3 Dates: April 2 | April [...]
Straight answers to questions about what we know best Abbotts is a family-owned business. Collectively, we have more than 65 years of experience in helping people recover their homes and businesses in the aftermath of calamity. We take very seriously our obligation to contribute value to our community and figure one good way to do [...]
This video demonstrates how infrared cameras and moisture meters are powerful tools used by our crews to aid in water damage restoration. In addition, these meters provide quantitative and qualitative evidence for insurance adjusters.
For a home or business owner, dealing with insurance companies when damage occurs to their property is an uncommon - and frequently frustrating - occurrence in their lives. Rather than reap the benefits of their premiums when they finally need them and get their damage taken care of painlessly, far too often insurance companies find [...]