Benefits of Managed Repair Programs for Property Insurance Claims

Written by: Chris Sechrest, VP of Managed Repair Programs

If you’ve ever filed a property insurance claim, you know that the process can be long and complicated. One way to streamline the process and ensure that your repairs are done correctly is to use a managed repair program.

A managed repair program is a partnership between an insurance company and a network of contractors. When you file a claim through a managed repair program, your insurance company will connect you with a contractor from their network to handle the repairs.

There are many benefits to using a managed repair program, including:

  • Time savings: You won’t have to spend time researching and interviewing contractors. Your insurance company will do that for you.
  • Peace of mind: You can be confident that the contractor you’re working with is licensed, insured, and experienced.
  • Quality workmanship: Managed repair contractors are held to high standards of quality. Your repairs will be done right the first time.
  • Warranty: Most managed repair contractors offer a warranty on their work. This means that you’re protected if there are any problems down the road.

If you’re considering filing a property insurance claim, be sure to ask your insurance company if they offer a managed repair program. It could save you time, money, and hassle.

Here are some additional benefits of managed repair programs:

  • Increased efficiency: Managed repair programs can help to streamline the claims process, which can lead to faster repairs.
  • Improved communication: Managed repair programs typically have a dedicated team that will communicate with you throughout the claims process, keeping you up to date on the status of your repairs.
  • Reduced stress: Managed repair programs can help to reduce the stress of filing a property insurance claim. You won’t have to worry about finding a qualified contractor or managing the repairs yourself.

If your insurance carrier utilizes a managed repair program, it can be a great way to simplify the claims process and get your home repaired quickly and efficiently. If you’re looking for a way to save time, money, and stress, consider using their managed repair program.

Chris Sechrest

Vice President of Managed Repair Programs

Chris spent 17 years in property claims as an adjuster, re-inspector/trainer, and claims manager before transitioning over to the insurance restoration industry in 2009. He worked for two other restoration companies that specialized in working with managed repair programs before joining BluSky In 2019. Chris has been successfully leading BluSky's growth in Commercial and Residential Program work over the last three years as the VP of Managed Repair Programs. Much of this has been done by building a team of caring professionals with an excitement for what they do, identifying training needs and working with other departments on training initiatives, and building positive relationships with industry leaders.

Chris Sechrest

Vice President of Managed Repair Programs
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