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Home insurance?

We woke up last night to our roof leaking! Had to sleep with a bucket in between my husband and I. Could we get this fixed through our insurance? Our roof is messed up all over the place because of the wind, but it hasn't been windy lately so I am not sure I could claim this through the ins. Anyone have experience with this?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:32 PM on Sep. 9, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • sure why not? We got our carpet replaced when a water pipe frozen and busted.

    Roadfamily6now

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 3:33 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Yes, especially with roof damage....where the leak comes out might not be where it is starting. They would send an appraiser out. Be forewarned, tho' - your rates might go up.....or policy could be cancelled!
    MishOrion

    Answer by MishOrion at 10:00 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Call your insurance company and talk to them; only their appraiser will be able to tell you whether you are eligible for a claim or not. All the best!


    Source: http://hartfordauto.thehartford.com/Property-Insurance/Home-Insurance/
    ariel.hoyle

    Answer by ariel.hoyle at 8:35 AM on Sep. 20, 2010

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