Are you covered for Flood in your Insurance policy?
Each year, homeowners and business owners across the nation sustain significant weather-related property damage due to floods. These can include losses caused by the overflow of a body of water from ponds rivers and creeks, or the rapid accumulation or runoff of surface water, and mudslide.
In nearly all cases, these flood losses cannot be prevented or even anticipated. In many instances, the losses are devastating.
Flooding can cause both exterior and interior damage to your home.
Thankfully, there are ways to help minimize the risk of flood damage to your home, if you act early enough. Here are some tips:
1. Inspect your Drainage System
2. Check Your Foundation and Windows
3. Prevent Sewer Backups
4. Have a Sump Pump—and Test It Regularly
5. Move Valuables and Appliances to High Ground