Work with a Trusted Contractor

Submitted by Pike Mutual on Thu, 08/20/2020 - 8:00am
Pike Mutual Insurance Company

At Pike Mutual, when catastrophe strikes, our claims team is here to help.  After thoroughly reviewing your claim, a Pike Mutual claims adjuster will provide you a declaration of reimbursement based on expenses that have been incurred and that are covered under the policy.  

Get Multiple Quotes

It’s always a good idea to get multiple quotes from contractors in your area. Prices can vary significantly between contractors, and some may have different ideas or perspectives about what options will work best for your repair needs. Some contractors are willing to match competitor quotes, which will help you get a better deal. Best of all, most quotes are completely free.

Clearly Defined Deliverables

When getting a property repair quote, be sure to get a list of all services included as part of the project. Are needed tasks like demolition, obtaining building permits, and waste removal part of the quote? Check that such items are included in the quote, and that the contractor has someone reliable in charge of each stage of the work.

Look Out For Scams

Getting home repair quotes can be a bit stressful, but don’t let this create an opportunity to get scammed. “Fly by night” companies will show up at your door offering what seems like a great deal, but then fail to provide any repairs. Ask for references, and check a company’s website, social media listings, and online reviews to ensure they are reputable.

With a little bit of research, you’ll be able to find a reliable contractor who delivers quality results while keeping repairs in line with your reimbursement amount. A trustworthy contractor will deliver more than just quality work — they’ll also help you have peace of mind.