Re-nailing the roof deck to double its uplift strength
Sealing the roof deck and upgrading roof vents to reduce the chances of water intrusion through the roof by more than 90%
Upgrading shingle roof installation
Ensuring that metal roof installations have engineering to improve resistance to high winds
Submit the grant application and required documentation to NCIUA beginning on April 15, 2019. NCIUA and IBHS will review the application for initial eligibility. If approved, policyholder will obtain bid(s) from contractor(s) and select one to install an IBHS FORTIFIED Roof™.
IBHS will assign a trained Evaluator to work with the policyholder and contractor.
The contractor will start strengthening your roof. Work must be scheduled and completed by July 1, 2020.
Validation of the roof replacement will be done by an IBHS Evaluator to confirm the roof has been completed per required IBHS standards.
Policyholder will submit all required documentation to initiate distribution of grant funds. Payment may be taxable. Consult your tax advisor.