Expert Answers in Insurance Claim
Can a water pipe leak cause my tile to delaminate and will the insurance cover the loss?
ANSWER - If the tile was installed correctly and had adequate movement joints installed, the water flooding should not have caused the tile to debond. Unless the water leak in the slab created a hydrostatic…Read More
How can you determine if ceramic tile that was in flood has been damaged?
ANSWER - If the ceramic tile was installed correctly and the water wasn't contaminated, then the tile should not have been damaged from the flood incident. Since the tile is installed over a concrete substrate…Read More
Ceramic and Porcelain Tile Concrete Substrate Slab Expert Answers Flood Grout Hollow Sounding Tiles Insurance Claim
Was my Ceramic Tile Damaged Due to Water Loss? And Why did the Insurance Company Deny the Claim?
ANSWER - If the tile was installed correctly, it should not be harmed by a flood caused by a water heater failure. There is no way the water could have migrated 10-15 feet below the…Read More