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What causes water damage?

As a homeowner, it is important to understand the damage that the elements can do to a house. Even a new and relatively well-protected home could potentially suffer from enormous losses and irreparable change with certain forms of damage. Water damage often causes a...

How insurance companies work against people

Insurance adjusters almost always act in the best interest of the company. Even getting a payout for a valid claim is difficult sometimes. If you have never filed a claim before, you may not recognize some of the ways insurance companies act in bad faith. Acting in...

Do your home walls have water leaks?

A good home should have a secure structure, including the walls, ceiling and roof. If building contractors do a poor job on the house you want to buy, you may find evidence of defects later on. Such defects may include water leaks. Sometimes it is simple to discover a...

Prepare your Miami home for summer storms

Miami residents know that storms come with the territory in the summer months. Taking steps to prepare for forecasted severe weather can reduce your risk for severe property damage. Review these strategies as storm season approaches the Florida coast. Plan ahead Talk...

How should you document flood damage?

Many Florida homeowners submit homeowner’s insurance claims after their properties flood only to receive denials in response. Insurance companies deny claims for all kinds of reasons. While some of the denials have merit, others may not. Your chances of achieving a...

How can I protect my home against lightning?

Lightning can cause serious damage to your home. The two biggest issues are the risk of fire and power surges that fry electrical items. According to the Insurance Information Institute, your home can protect you during a storm, but you need to protect your home from...