In this industry article published by Midwest Roofing Contractors Association, we offer information and industry examples on how a strong case can be made for bringing ventilation up to code during a storm-damaged roof replacement insurance claim – with insurance footing the bill.
By Paul Scelsi, Air Vent Inc., Originally published by MRCA, July, 2021.
Some residential roofing contractors in storm-prone markets are successfully getting homeowner’s insurance to pay the full price to bring the attic ventilation up to the current building code standards. They’re doing this while the insurance companies
are already paying to replace the storm-damaged roof. These contractors explain to the insurance companies the correct quantity of intake vents and exhaust vents that are necessary to meet code standards based on the attic’s size.....(Click the link below to continue reading the full article)