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Kevin did this home inspection on a brand new home in the Foley, AL area. While traversing the attic he found this damaged structural framing member a.k.a. a Truss

Damaged truss new home

You can clearly see the break in the truss and someone attempted to fix it with 2 nails, then bent the nails over to hold it together.

All repairs to engineered lumber must have a letter or engineering stamp indicating that the repair has been approved.

Hurricane season is upon us. Are you and your insurance company on the same page?

Evaluate whether your home insurance policy should include Guaranteed Replacement Value

It’s not too late to have a Wind Mitigation on your home. This can save you lots of money with discounts from most major insurance carriers