December, 2020

Dec 17
law and ordinance coverage

Understanding Law and Ordinance Coverage

At Storm Guard we specialize in insurance restoration.  We are often asked about the most important items to discuss with your agent when reviewing your insurance policy. As a licensed public adjuster, I am often found assisting homeowners in understanding the meaning behind the endorsements in their policy.  Law and Ordinance, Code Coverage or Code Upgrade seem to always rise to the top of the list.  Many homeowners do not realize that they do […]

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Dec 02
Roofing Ice Storm Guard

Ice Dam Prevention

Chicagoland winter has arrived, and the snow and ice will start falling.  The white snow and icicles hanging along the eaves of your house may look beautiful, but they can be a predictor of future trouble. Ice dams can damage gutters, loosen shingles, and cause water to back up and seep into your house. An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms at the edge of a roof and prevents melting snow (water) from draining […]

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