With spring not only do we get warmer temperatures but we also get rain and melting snow. And, until the ground thaws, melting snow and rain can’t be absorbed. Once it melts, the water can result in the overflow of streams, rivers and lakes that flood nearby homes and businesses. All this may lead to flooding.
If you are in an area that may be susceptible to flooding, consider giving us a call to discuss your flood insurance needs.
What is flood insurance?
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) defines flood to be a general and temporary condition of partial or complete inundation of two or more acres of normally dry land area or of two or more adjacent properties (at least one of which is your property) from:
We can help determine if flood insurance is available to you and then help you buy NFIP flood insurance or determine the best options for your property.
Remember to Plan Ahead
It is very important to plan ahead. Keep in mind that a flood insurance policy will not go into effect until 30 days after you buy the policy.
(1) For more information visit www.floodsmart.gov