Recent Hurricanes Remind Us of the Importance of Flood Insurance

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 [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Insurance, Water|Comments Off on Recent Hurricanes Remind Us of the Importance of Flood Insurance

5 Reasons Not to Use the Restoration Company Recommended by Your Insurance Carrier

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, [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Commercial, Insurance, Residential|Comments Off on 5 Reasons Not to Use the Restoration Company Recommended by Your Insurance Carrier

A few good questions will help you avoid unnecessary repair bills in times of chaos.

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, [...]

By | August 24th, 2016|Insurance, Water|Comments Off on A few good questions will help you avoid unnecessary repair bills in times of chaos.

Water Damage Tip #5: Document Damage

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 [...]

By | July 13th, 2015|Do it Yourself, Insurance, Mold, Water|0 Comments

Abbotts Fire Safety Tips: Water Sparks Grease Fire Explosion (VIDEO)

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 [...]

By | May 11th, 2015|Fire, Insurance|0 Comments

Sign Up for Homeowners Insurance Policy Course

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 [...]

By | March 25th, 2015|Insurance|0 Comments

The Costs of Disaster Cleanup and Restoration

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 [...]

By | September 18th, 2014|Insurance, Water|0 Comments

Florida Court Decision Could be a Game Changer for Disaster-Related Insurance Work

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 [...]

By | February 26th, 2014|Insurance|0 Comments