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5 Myths About Buying Flood Insurance

5 Myths About Buying Flood Insurance
Did you know that floods result in more losses each year than any other type of natural disaster?

That’s because all 50 states are subject to some sort of flooding. Even if it is categorized as just flash flooding, and all that damage can add up quickly.

According to Floodsmart.gov, total […]

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Why Flood Insurance Coverage Isn’t Included On Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

What Should Be Covered in Your Homeowner’s Insurance Policy?
Answer: the coverage you need on your home.
The appropriate follow-up question would then be, “Well, what insurance coverage do I need?”
That is the right question to ask and will lead you to understanding why flood insurance isn’t packaged into your home insurance policy and comes as […]

5 Ways To Prevent and Minimize Water Damage in Your Home

5 Ways To Prevent and Minimize Water Damage In Your Home

Water damage may travel through walls, ceilings, and often damages multiple levels/floors of a home, based on the path it chooses to take. It is rarely a contained issue and can cover more than you would imagine! We had the opportunity to witness […]

Flood Insurance 101

Here is a little flood insurance 101: Floods are the #1 natural disaster in the United States!
The greatest misconception homeowners have is thinking that flood insurance is covered under their current homeowners insurance policy. It is NOT! Damage caused by a sewer backup can be covered under a homeowner’s policy, if the coverage is […]

Is My House In A Flood Zone?

Now would be a good time to find out if your house is in a flood zone and do a quick flood insurance check. With all the crazy weather the nation has experienced over the last couple of weeks (storms, flooding, tornadoes), it’s not a bad idea to know for sure if you need […]

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