Having Roofing Supplements Prepared For Your Clients

25 July 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog


Restoring a client's roof can be a challenging process as it will require the contractor to properly assess the full extent of the damage and to understand the insurance billing process. In many instances, these professionals will find that they have to arrange for roofing supplements to be submitted to the insurance when additional damage is found during the course of their repair.

Roofing Supplement Estimates Will Need To Be Comprehensive In Identifying Additional Damage And Costs

Roofing supplements are needed for the insurance to approve additional repairs to the roof that may not have been originally found by the adjuster. Without these supplements being submitted and approved, the insurance may not cover the costs of restoring the damage to the roof. Generally, it is a best practice for contractors to be as thorough as possible when preparing these supplements. This will avoid missing additional damage and costs that will need to be submitted, which can lead to additional supplements needing to be prepared and submitted.

Roofing Contractors Can Benefit From Outsourcing Estimate Writing to Specialized Services

The process of repairing a roofing supplement can be a process that will be relatively lengthy and cumbersome due to the need for these supplements to be thoroughly documented and properly formatted in order to be processed by the insurance carrier. Luckily, there are options for outsourcing the preparation of these documents. These services will be able to take your assessment and estimated costs and transform them into a supplement that can be submitted to the insurance company.

Having Roofing Claim Supplements Professionally Prepared Will Not Delay Your Work For Your Clients In A Significant Way

A contractor may assume that using an outsourcing service to prepare their roofing supplements will result in major delays that could frustrate their clients. In fact, these services are often the more efficient solution for having these documents prepared. By working with these providers, you can avoid the need to spend hours of your time preparing these documents. Rather, you can arrange for the outsourcing service to prepare the supplement as you continue working on the other areas of the roof. As a result, your clients will not experience a considerable delay as a result of the need to prepare this document while you can also avoid the personal hassle of having to take time away from the project site in order to accurately prepare and submit this document to the client's insurance carrier. In fact, contractors will often find that it will take the insurance longer to review and approve the documents than it takes for an outsourcing service to finish the supplements.

To learn more about roofing supplements, speak to a professional in your area.