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Things to Know About Flood Protection

Investing in a structure is always a gamble, but protecting it does not have to be.  Why take the gamble and not protect your investment with mitigation.  Bringing a structure into compliance through floodplain mitigation will not only protect the structure, but it can also lower the cost of flood insurance.

Understanding Flood Loss Avoidance

Flood loss avoidance is a protective action policyholders take to minimize flood damage and losses to their buildings and personal property before a flood occurs.  National Flood Insurance program flood polices will cover up to $1,000.00 in reasonable expenses incurred to protect policyholders insured property and put o $1,000.00 to move their insured property away from a flood or imminent danger of a flood. 

Supporting Documents

Things to Know About Flood Protection
Homeowners Insurance Does Not Cover Flood Damage
Be Prepared for a Flood
Loss Avoidance Fact Sheet Consumers