What to keep vs what to toss in a flood

5 Things to Include in your Emergency Grab-bag

While there are many things you can grab from your house in a fire, it’s important to grab the items that will ensure the safety of your family in the immediate future. That’s why we recommend creating an “emergency grab bag.” This grab bag should provide you and your family with necessities to help you through the unsure times ahead.

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How to Fire-Proof your Kitchen 

The best way to handle a fire is to prevent a fire from happening in the first place. Implementing these quick tips could be the difference between your house burning down and remaining free from harm. 

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How to get your house flood covered by insurance – Say this, not that.

We can’t guarantee that your specific flood will be covered. However, here are some common questions insurance companies ask and how we recommend responding.

 

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3 Reasons Your Home Might Flood this Winter

Discover the top flood risks during the winter season and learn effective preventative measures to safeguard your home.

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Does Homeowner’s Insurance Cover Mold Damage Restoration?

Discover the intricate relationship between homeowner’s insurance and mold damage restoration in this enlightening article. Learn about the distinctions between sudden and gradual damage, policy exclusions, and the importance of preventative measures to safeguard your home and well-being.

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Choosing the Right Words: Ensuring Your Insurance Covers Water Damage Restoration

To ensure your homeowner’s insurance covers water damage restoration, use specific language, document the incident thoroughly, maintain honesty and accuracy, emphasize your preventative measures, and clarify the cause of the damage. These strategies will help you navigate the claims process effectively and increase the likelihood of your insurance company providing the necessary coverage.

Does Insurance Cover Water Damage in your home?

Explore whether homeowner’s insurance covers water damage restoration in this informative article. Learn about the distinctions between sudden and gradual damage, covered scenarios like burst pipes and appliance leaks, exclusions, and preventative measures to safeguard your home and avoid potential financial burdens.

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How to Get Insurance Claims Approved for Disaster Restoration

Dealing with disaster-related damage is less daunting with proper insurance coverage. To get your claims approved for restoration, start by understanding your policy and notifying your insurer promptly, then document the damage and work closely with your restoration company. Ensure comprehensive estimates, maintain clear communication, and review settlements carefully. If needed, consider appealing for a more favorable resolution, with your restoration company’s support, making the recovery process smoother and more manageable.

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Reconstruction Services Following a Fire

Here are some of the top items that may need to be reconstructed in response to a fire in your home or business.