Southwest Florida is a growing area with a vibrant economy. Property Insurance for homeowners and businesses must be attainable to sustain the Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero and Sanibel Island areas economy. Licensed Home Inspectors and Contractors have long known that by documenting mitigation techniques for clients plays a key role in keeping property insurance coverage available and affordable for property owners.
Insurance companies now want to know what their risks are prior to underwriting a property. The implementation of Four Point and Roof Certification Inspections by many insurance carriers in the State of Florida is now required on many types of property, Accredited Building Consultants Inc is here to help you get that task accomplished.
Wind Mitigation Inspections: Homeowners and businesses that use or already have wind mitigation strengthening techniques such as but not limited to; roof to wall connections, roof decking attachments, preventing water intrusion by using a secondary water barrier prior to applying a roof covering, protecting openings like doors, windows and garage doors reduce their insurance premiums. Accredited Building Consultants Inc has been documenting these techniques for homeowners, condominium association and business owners since 2007 and has inspected thousands of properties saving thousands of dollars in insurance wind premiums to clients. We can also help evaluate your home to become more wind-resistive and have less damage during a windstorm event. Less damage equals reduced insurance costs. Please click here to visit our Wind Mitigation page for further information.
Four Point Inspection: These type inspections are routinely required on homes over 25 years in age. Insurance underwriters want to be informed that four vital systems in your home have been updated and/or maintained and are in good/safe working condition. Four Point Inspections include roof, electrical, plumbing and air conditioning. The goal of these inspections is to determine the condition and the approximate age of each system. . Please click here to visit our Four Point Inspection page for further information.
Roof Certification Inspection: Roof Conditions Verification inspections are now required by Citizens and other insurance companies upon renewal or application for homes and mobile homes of certain ages. Accredited Building Consultants, Inc. is approved and properly licensed to perform these types of inspections.Roof coverings must be in good condition with no damage or visible signs of leaks to be eligible for coverage. In addition, specific age of roof requirements has been implemented. Roof eligibility does NOT apply to HW-4 and HW-6 policies. Please see the underwriting manuals for each line of business for complete details. Please click here to visit our Roof Certification Inspection page for further information.