Tips for preventing a flood in your home this winter
Nobody wants to be faced with the prospect of water damage claim to their home this Christmas so preparation really is the key. With stormy weather and heavy rain already affecting many people we want to share with you some top tips on how to prevent the worse from happening and what to do if the unfortunate strikes for those facing flood insurance claims.
Make sure that your guttering and drains around your home are cleaned out regularly ensuring rain water can drain away from your home effectively.
Make sure that your roof is in good condition and can cope with the winter weather and heavy rain. Loose, missing roof tiles make it easier for rain to get into your indoor space.
Prevent your outdoor taps from freezing by insulating them properly and make sure that your home is heated correctly even if you are away for the holiday season. This will most certainly help in preventing the cold getting into your piping limiting the chance of a burst pipe.
If you are unfortunate enough to suffer from flooding or water escape causing water damage to your home or commercial property this Christmas, I Am Claims are on hand to help you.
We work for you the policy holder, working with your insurance company on your behalf taking all the headache and hassle away that these situations can cause.
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