2019 Severe Hail Storm in Minneapolis
On 6/4/2019 at approximately 5:04PM , a severe hail storm took place over Dodge County, MN causing widespread damage from 2.50″hailstones. This damage contributed to property losses county-wide, including damage to roof coverings and vehicles.
The Dodge Center city area was struck by tennis ball sized hail in the evening hours. The National Weather Service had issued a severe thunderstorm warning. The storms produced winds up to 85 mile per hour which drove the hail to severely impact residential dwellings and commercial buildings in the area.
Hail Damage Investigators in Minneapolis
Engineering Specialists Inc (ESI) has over 25 years of field experience in examining hail losses on various building materials and estimating hail damage repair costs.
This hands-on knowledge is combined with our engineers’ background in building design and construction. We can determine if hail has compromised the water shedding ability of the roof or reduced the remaining useful life of HVAC systems. We can verify questionable hail damage, list storm damage repairs needed, and provide hail damage estimates.
Our customers include adjusters, commercial property owners, homeowners, insurance companies and attorneys in the Minneapolis area as well as nationwide.
Our experts can verify the extent and timeframe of hail damage
- Verify extent of hail damage to roofs, HVAC units and building exteriors
- Resolve damage disputes for flood, hail, tornado and wind claims
- Perform umpire services for damage appraisals
- Provide cost estimates or itemize required repairs
Unbiased and scientifically defendable facts for Minneapolis:
- Property Owners
- Insurance Companies