To any home or business, a fire can be a devastating experience.
Often times fire insurance companies try to take advantage of
their customers during their distress by intimidating and
confusing them, and by paying out as little as possible for
their insuredís losses.
Mattes & Mattes, P.C. has
handled some of the largest and most complex business and
personal fire losses in
. Our cases have ranged from the total destruction of an entire
city block of commercial establishments to the destruction of an
outhouse. No case is too big or too small.
Usually, insurance policies provide
additional coverage for common expenses beyond the physical
losses. These may include damage to landscaping by the fire
department, fees local fire departments may charge, loss of
business and business interruption, temporary housing and living
expenses, debris removal and dumpster fees, utility disconnect
and reconnection fees, and smoke and water cleanup charges to
name a few. Many insurance policies may also provide for total
replacement value of your losses rather than a depreciated
value. We know that it is vitally important to take a thorough
inventory of all losses from the ground on up no matter how
If you have had a fire or other
peril, damage or property, call the law offices of Mattes &
Mattes, P.C. for a free consultation.