Hail Damage FAQ

Oh, Hail!
It is AMAZING how much damage even a little bit of hail can cause. Below are questions we receive from customers who have been through the damage hail can cause.
How I do I know if I have hail damage to my roof? Can I tell from the ground?
If you've had hail in your area, to determine if the shingles have been damaged a close inspection of the shingles has to be made from the roof. Usually you cannot tell from the ground.
If I think I have hail damage what should I do?
What does hail do to a roof?
Do I need to get my roof replaced right away?
What does hail hit look like?
Why would my insurance company replace my roof?
Why does the estimate read that there are more shingles to replace then there are to remove?
When I called a contractor they had a minimum fee. What can I do?
In my adjustment, my insurance company deducted some money for depreciation, what is that all about?