Its’ purpose is to determine the existence of specific features of a given structure’s construction that will help strengthen it in the event of strong Wind Mitigation such as those of a Hurricane. One of the advantages of getting a Wind Mitigation is to distinguish potential protection investment funds accessible to you dependent on those features presently being used with your home.
If you’re looking to purchase in Northeast Florida, it is very important you call me to discuss these factors. We are familiar with natural disasters such as hurricanes and high wind related storms. Give us a call when ready to discuss your needs and the possible savings from your insurer.
Wind Mitigation, Citizens included, provide best discounts or credits for construction or homeowner applied features proven to reduce damage from hurricanes, such as: Hurricane protection on all of your windows and exterior doors, such as garage doors and shutters or impact resistance windows garage doors. A hip rooftop (sloped on all sides like a pyramid).
Rooftop to wall connections that are installed with hurricane clips/straps. Discounts will vary depending on the type of connection such as clips, toe nails, double wraps or single wraps. Florida Building Code-approved roof covering. Discounts will depend on the type of covering such as tile, asphalt or metal. The OIR-1802 (windstorm inspection form) is valid for up to 5 years provided no material changes have been made to the structure or is superseded by a revised Wind Mitigation.