Insurance Discounters of Texas Blog: flood insurance
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Monday, September 27, 2021Every home, in every community, deserves the security provided by homeowners insurance. However, one hazard that will not have coverage under homeowners insurance is flooding. While you can buy flood insurance to protect yourself against the ramifications of this hazard, you still have to do what you can to minimize the effects of floods, if they every do occur. READ MORE >>
Friday, April 17, 2020 If you have a homeowner's policy, you likely know that floods are not covered under standard home insurance coverage. In areas where floods are frequent, it’s important to invest in an additional flood insurance policy. What Does Flood Insurance Cover? READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 When it rains, it might flood. In Harris County, we know just how devastating those occurrences can be. When Hurricane Harvey hit in 2017, two feet of rain fell in Houston in the first 24 hours of the storm. An estimated 70% of Harris County was covered by 18 inches of flood water. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 9, 2019Flooding is unpredictable. It can happen almost anywhere at any time, even if it has never happened before. It might take very little for a flood to come along and destroy your home. Even seemingly innocuous damage could cause a total loss. If that happens, then you might need money to rebuild the property. READ MORE >>
Monday, January 21, 2019 If you live in or around Harris County, you are likely well-aware of the flood risks that threaten this area. The flat terrain and proximity to the Gulf put the region at risk of storm surge and river flood risks. You don't want to see floods damage your property, but there are very few ways you can control oncoming water. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Flooding can strike with very little warning, and at times it can even hit low-risk areas. It's can cause some of the most pervasive home damage possible. If you're victimized by a flood, you'll likely need to file a flood insurance claim to recoup your losses. This is often a multi-step process. READ MORE >>