This winter has been an especially rough one, not just here in Chicagoland but all across the country. As the season comes to a close and things start to thaw out, it is time to inspect your home for damages that may have occurred as a result of heavy snow and ice accumulations. Do you know what to look for? And more importantly, do you know how to ensure that your homeowners insurance will cover the repairs?

The following article by Ray Martin at CBS News details the steps you should take when filing an insurance claim including what to look for in your policy, how to document the damage and tips for ensuring that you get the compensation for which you are entitled.

The experts at Baltic Home Improvements are experienced at working with homeowners insurance companies to make the claims process go as smoothly as possible. If you suspect damage to your home that resulted from this winter’s harsh weather, call us now to schedule and inspection and get a free estimate for repair work.

Full article on cbsnews.com.  Image credit: Alaskan Dude