FORTIFIED is a Game Changer for insurance costs and the ability to maintain or qualify for preferred insurance coverage! This voluntary construction and re-roofing standard, is designed to strengthen homes against severe weather, such as storms, hail, hurricanes, and high winds.
Homes with FORTIFIED Home™ designations may save up to 60% or more on their wind insurance premiums depending on the Certification Level*
In addition to providing peace of mind that your home an withstand a high wind event, having a Fortified Home™ Certification may qualify you for insurance discounts, may increase the value for your home all while keeping the interior of your home dry & habitable immediately following a wind storm event.
Regardless of the year built, if your home was re-roofed between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2021, you may already qualify!
Before you re-roof your home CALL Disaster Smart for a FORTIFIED Home Roof™ Evaluation to create the scope of work specific to your home.
No! For most homes, the only additional costs are the fee for the evaluation service and certification of the home. There are some upgrades that you may want to consider that may further lower your insurance premium.
While a WMIT inspection may qualify your roof for discounts, a fortified certification documents your roof’s ability to reduce interior damage by as much as 70% in some states.
Don’t Jeopardize Your Home’s Resilience! Listed below are some common home modifications that can that leave your home vulnerable to severe weather or, if you have a FORTIFIED™ certification, requires that you re-certify during construction/modifications.
By following these guidelines and contacting us here at 888-964-8776, before your project starts, you can keep your FORTIFIED home safe and secure.