The Importance of Flood Insurance to Cover Groundwater Costs
Did you know that groundwater accidents such as sewer backup or heavy rain showers associated with floods may not be covered by your home owners insurance? This is why many homeowners opt for flood insurance. Some insurance companies cover ground water expenses, but make sure to ask your insurance company if it covers floods.
People in Southern California rarely experience heavy rain showers, but not all floods are cause by rain. Many floods can be caused by sewer backup, pipes breaking, and even sometimes leaving the faucet on. Flood insurance is very important to cover these expensive costs. Floods are a very costly due to still standing water weakening the surface of the infrastructure and will take a lot of work to remediate the damage.