When the seasons change and winter temperatures settle in, homeowners fire up their heating systems for the first time and carriers begin to see an influx of furnace and boiler claims. A common issue seen with these systems is the messy and potentially dangerous phenomenon known as a puffback. A puffback can be triggered by a variety of causes that all typically stem from a lack of maintenance or age-related wear & tear. Due to the potentially complicated nature of these types of claims, it is essential for adjusters to understand how puffbacks occur and how heating systems can successfully be restored to pre-loss condition following this type of event. Download our Puffback Overview to prepare for winter property claims this year and tackle puffback related losses with confidence.
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