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How does a claim adjuster come up with the cost to repair a

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How does a claim adjuster come up with the cost to repair a roof and ceiling that was damage by a hurricane?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Rick replied 1 year ago.

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They use standard price data for your area for whatever type of damage has occurred. But it's best to get an independent quote from your own contractor before accepting the insurance company's settlement offer. If there is a big discrepancy you can usually negotiate a better settlement.