2015 saw close to 5,500 major hail events, according to NOAA, and cost over $500 million in property damage (Insurance Information Institute). That adds up to a lot of hail damage to HVAC systems and a lot of claims for adjusters like you to settle.
The outdoor condensing unit (more specifically the condenser coil) is the HVAC component most susceptible to damage due to hail. This coil, which wraps around the outside of the condensing unit, contains tightly spaced, soft aluminum “fins”, which are easily damaged by hailstones. To learn about the hierarchy (and likelihood) of each of the repair options for hail damaged HVAC systems, fill out the form below to download your free adjuster guide.