Evaluating Wood Shake and Wood Shingle roofs for storm related damages can be difficult for the untrained eye. Can you determine if a split shingle was caused from a natural aging process, improper curing methods, mechanical damage or indeed storm damage? In this course we will show you every possible type of damage, their causes and recommendations on repair or replacement of the wood roofing material.
You will learn how to accurately diagnose roof damage and formulate the best recommendations to your carrier.
How Will This Course Help Me Become A Better Adjuster?
An adjuster equipped with a comprehensive study of wood roofs is invaluable to our industry. Many adjusters get into the business and do not have the expertise to make sound decisions regarding wood roofs . Applying the principles taught in this course you will quickly become recognized as wood roof expert. This will make you a much more marketable adjuster within the industry.
Can you determine the difference between erosion and a hail impact on a thing wood shake?
Can you differentiate between a fresh hail damaged shake shingle and one that has a natural split caused by weathering or even one caused by foot traffic?
Can you argue your position in an educated manner to an aggressive roofing contractor?