Choice One Insurance Blog: flood insurance
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Friday, June 2, 2023It’s quite common for property owners to believe they may not need flood insurance because they do not live in an area that is at a high risk for floods. The federal government creates very specific flood maps. These maps determine just how much risk is present in any given area based on a great deal of data. READ MORE >>
Monday, November 22, 2021Hurricanes are powerful storms that have the capability of causing massive amounts of destruction in their wake. Being that hurricane season lasts from June to November, we’re smack in the middle of the time frame when these storms are most likely to occur. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 22, 2021You can expect to see some flooding in coastal areas during a hurricane, which is why you should consider flood insurance. You can plan ahead by boarding your windows and nailing your items down; but when water gets into your home, you are going to have even more to worry about, especially water damage. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Often times, people believe their standard homeowners insurance will be sufficient preparation for flooding — not knowing that standard homeowners policies do not cover flood damages. Three inches of floodwater will likely require replacing drywall, baseboards, carpets, furniture and other necessary repairs. READ MORE >>