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Fence Remove and Replace

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Sean Scott

Key Contributor(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison, Janet Watkins, Scott Black, Ruth Fuentes

AI Board Approval: 07/21/2018

Last Update: 07/21/2018

Tags: Fence, Fencing, Gate, Lumber, Post, Remove, Repair, Replace, Storm, Wind

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential property loss that followed a severe thunderstorm. Winds exceeding 50 miles per hour blew down a 6′ wooden dog ear fence. This particular fence had wooden …

Door Flood Cut

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Sean Scott

Key Contributor(s): Janet Watkins, Seth Harrison, Mark Whatley

AI Board Approval: 07/03/2018

Last Update: 06/04/2018

Tags: Casing, Door, Flood, Flood Cut, Jamb, Mitigation, Trim

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 3 | Cat 3) water loss that originated from a sewage backflow (foreign debris fill-up). The home was built in 1945 and constructed on a …

Hauling Debris

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Seth Harrison, Mark Whatley

Key Contributor(s): Janet Watkins, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 02/14/2018

Last Update: 02/14/2018

Tags: Debris, Dump, Garbage, Hauling, Landfill, Load, Trash, truck

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 3 | Cat 1) water loss. The scope of what this Insight Sheet seeks to explore is limited, thus a detailed back story is not …

Covered Plumbing Activities

Actionable Insights Covered Plumbing Activities

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/14/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Angle Stop, Covered Plumbing Activities, P-Trap, drain, pipes, plumbing

6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 3 | Cat 3) water loss. The scope of what this Insight Sheet seeks to explore is limited, thus a detailed back story is not necessarily …

Vanity with Undermount Sink

Actionable Insights Vanity w/ Undermount Sink

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Angle Stop, Backsplash, Cabinet, Caulk, Countertop, Faucet, Vanity, Vanity w/ Undermount Sink, plumbing, sink

6 votes, average: 4.83 out of 56 votes, average: 4.83 out of 56 votes, average: 4.83 out of 56 votes, average: 4.83 out of 56 votes, average: 4.83 out of 5 (6 votes, average: 4.83 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. A supply line behind the adjacent toilet failed and the water ran under the vanity, directly affecting the vanity …

Snaplock Flooring

Actionable Insights Snaplock Flooring

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/09/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Calcium Chloride, Calcium Chloride Test, Floating, Floor, Flooring, Laminate, Snaplock, Snaplock Laminate Flooring (Floating), Wood Floor

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 1 | Cat 1) water loss. The property was delivered to the repair contractor in good order thanks to a credible and capable mitigation contractor. …

Stucco Repair

Actionable Insights Stucco Repair

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/05/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Expansion Joint, House Wrap, Stucco, Stucco Repair, fog coat, redash, sandblast

4 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5)
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This is a commercial fire loss. The fire compromised the waterproofing and the stucco of the house. The entire exterior of the property was affected, and the associated building materials …

Tile Floor with Membrane

Actionable Insights Tile Floor with Membrane

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/07/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Floor, Flooring, Grout, Mortar, Tile, Tile Floor with Membrane

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential loss that focuses on the repair phase with an eye towards tile installation. This is a complex sheet, NOT a traditional tile flooring installation. One aspect …

Insulation & Drywall Behind Toilet

Actionable Insights Insulation & Drywall Behind Toilet

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/17/2017

Last Update: 06/06/2017

Tags: Bathroom, Drywall, Insulation, Insulation & Drywall Behind Toilet, Toilet

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. The drywall and insulation were removed 2′ up the wall along the entire perimeter. These activities were spearheaded by …

Temporary Water Heater

Actionable Insights Temporary Water Heater

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith, Aaron Provencal

AI Board Approval: 07/03/2018

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Garage, Temporary, Water Heater, plumbing

5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a (Class 1 | Cat 1) water loss. The pre-existing water heater failed and the water ran down into the framed drywall stand. The water then ran under …

Dryer Detach & Reset

Actionable Insights Dryer Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/13/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Dryer, Dryer Detach & Reset

5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential fire loss that resulted in the dryer being detached during the mitigation phase. The washing machine was relocated off-site for cleaning and was later returned to …

Washing Machine Detach & Reset

Actionable Insights Washing Machine Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/14/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Washing Machine, Washing Machine Detach & Reset

5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss that resulted in the washing machine being detached during the mitigation phase. The washing machine was relocated to the …

Garbage Disposal Detach & Reset

Actionable Insights Garbage Disposal Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/19/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Garbage Disposal, Garbage Disposal Detach & Reset, Kitchen

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss that resulted in the dual basin sink and the associated garbage disposal being detached during the mitigation phase.  Sometimes …

Dishwasher Detach & Reset

Actionable Insights Dishwasher Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/11/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Dishwasher, Dishwasher Detach & Reset

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss that resulted in the dishwasher detached during the mitigation phase. The dishwasher was relocated to the garage for the …

Freestanding Gas Range Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Gas Range, Gas Range Detach & Reset, Kitchen

4 votes, average: 4.00 out of 54 votes, average: 4.00 out of 54 votes, average: 4.00 out of 54 votes, average: 4.00 out of 54 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss that resulted in the range being detached during the mitigation phase. The oven was relocated to the garage for …

Oven Detach & Reset

Actionable Insights Oven Detach & Reset

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/20/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Appliance, Detach & Reset, Kitchen, Oven, Oven Detach & Reset

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss that resulted in the built-in oven being detached during the mitigation phase. The oven was relocated to the garage …

Fiberglass Tub

Actionable Insights Fiberglass Tub

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/22/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Bathtub, Caulk, Fiberglass, Fiberglass Tub, Shower, Tub, Waterproofing, plumbing

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This loss was a residential fire. The bathroom was stripped down to the studs during the mitigation phase. This one piece tub/shower combo proved to be a challenge to set …

Fiberglass Shower Base

Actionable Insights Fiberglass Shower Base

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/21/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Caulking, Faucet, Fiberglass, Shower, Shower Base, Waterproof, Waterproofing, drain, plumbing

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This loss was a commercial fire loss. The bathroom was stripped down to the metal studs during the mitigation phase. The supply lines and drain assembly required replacement as they …

Tile Backsplash

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Backsplash, Cement Board, Ceramic, Diagonal Tile, Grout, Porcelain, Tile Backsplash

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This loss was a residential (Class 3 | Cat 1) water loss. The water supply line in the upstairs bathroom failed and the water ran down behind the backsplash in …

Flood Cut Repair: R13, Drywall, & Texture

Actionable Insights Flood Cut - R13, Drywall, & Texture

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/14/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Drywall, Insulation, Texture

5 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 5 (5 votes, average: 4.20 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. The drywall and insulation were removed 2′ up the wall along the entire perimeter. These activities were spearheaded by …

Calcium Chloride Test

Actionable Insights Calcium Chloride Test

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Calcium Chloride Test, Test

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This particular loss was created by a slab leak that was located above the aggregate and within the slab. The flooring was not removed in this area during the mitigation …

Level 5 Drywall

Actionable Insights Level 5 Drywall

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/21/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Drywall, Level 5 Drywall

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a commercial (Class 3 | Cat 2) water loss. The previous mitigation company removed the drywall associated with the west wall entirely. Ideally, they would have left ~4″ …

Glue Down Wood Flooring

Actionable Insights Glue Down Wood Flooring

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/19/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Flooring, Glue Down Wood Flooring

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This particular loss was created by a slab leak that was located above the aggregate and within the slab. The flooring was not removed in this area during the mitigation …

Cabinet Retrofit

Actionable Insights Cabinet Retrofit

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/16/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Cabinet, Cabinet Retrofit

3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 53 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This repair Insight Sheet(C) seeks to highlight the labor and materials required to extract and replace small quantities of lower cabinets. The nuances include the fact that the doors/knobs are …

On-site Storage Container

Actionable Insights On-site Storage Container

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/20/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Contents, On-site, On-site Storage Container, Packback, Packout, Storage Container

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. The loss was created by a PEX pipe failure located in the kitchen wall. The kitchen, living room, and small …

Off-Site Storage Container with Decontamination & After Hours

Actionable Insights Off-site Storage Container (After Hours & Cat 3)

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/18/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Contents, Decontamination & After Hours, Off-Site Storage Container with Decontamination & After Hours, Off-site, Off-site Storage Container, Packback, Packout, Storage Container

5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 55 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a residential (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. The loss was created by a hot water PEX pipe failure located in the kitchen wall. The Kitchen and, …

Off-site Storage Container

Actionable Insights Off-site Storage Container

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/10/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Contents, Off-site, Off-site Storage Container, Packback, Packout, Storage Container

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This was a (Class 2 | Cat 1) water loss. The loss was created by a PEX pipe failure located in the kitchen wall. The kitchen, living room, and small …

Sunbelt Ladders

Actionable Insights Sunbelt Ladders

Category: Mitigation

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley, Seth Harrison

Key Contributor(s): David Mattioli, Dan Smith

AI Board Approval: 07/19/2017

Last Update: 06/14/2017

Tags: Equipment, Ladders, Rental, Sunbelt, Sunbelt Ladders

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
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This is a residential (Class 1 | Cat 1) hail loss. The wind driven hail blew in sideways with such force it also damaged the siding. As a natural extension …

High Grade Shower Surround w/ Mortar Bed

Actionable Insights Shower Surround High Grade

Category: Repair

Principal Author(s): Mark Whatley

Key Contributor(s): Seth Harrison, Jennifer Patrick, Lennon Brown

AI Board Approval: 02/04/2017

Last Update: 02/04/2017

Tags: Booster, Masts, Performance, Thermal DBK

8 votes, average: 4.25 out of 58 votes, average: 4.25 out of 58 votes, average: 4.25 out of 58 votes, average: 4.25 out of 58 votes, average: 4.25 out of 5 (8 votes, average: 4.25 out of 5)
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This loss was a residential fire. The bathroom was stripped down to the studs during the mitigation phase. The affected shower was determined to be a high-grade tile shower, with …