Helpful and Trusted Professionals June 14, 2022

Home Tips With Susan Hilton: Flood Insurance

You don’t have to live in a flood-prone area to encounter flooding in your home. This can happen at any time to anyone! Flooding can be caused by more than just natural disasters. If you own a home, you need flood insurance. Give us a call today to discuss all of your options!

The Facts of Flooding:
Just one inch of water can cause more than $27,000 in damage.
It takes just six inches of fast-moving water to sweep an adult off their feet.
If you live in a 100-year flood plain, your home has a 1% chance of flooding each year.
Moving water at 10 mph carries the same pressure as wind blowing at 270 mph.
If your home is in a flood plain and you have a federally backed mortgage, you are required by law to have flood insurance.

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