Matt Roenker Insurance Agency, Inc Blog: flood insurance
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Wednesday, September 6, 2023Flash floods can occur within minutes or hours of excessive rainfall, a dam or levee failure, or a sudden release of water held by an ice dam. Overland flooding, the most common type of flooding event typically occurs when waterways, such as rivers or streams, overflow their banks as a result of rainwater or a possible levee breach and cause flooding in surrounding areas. READ MORE >>
Monday, March 6, 2023Nearly half of all American households aren’t aware that a standard homeowners insurance policy will not cover flood-related damages. For protection from floodwaters, you must purchase additional coverage. But do you really need extra flood insurance? READ MORE >>
Monday, October 10, 2022Floodwater can be extremely destructive; even a few inches of water can ruin your flooring, walls and furniture. Even worse, floods can happen anywhere at a moment’s notice. But there are certain conditions that make floods more predictable. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 6, 2021Any home could flood, and those who live in areas that are particularly at risk of these disasters will often have to purchase a flood insurance policy. By contrast, their standard homeowners insurance will not cover their losses in most cases. READ MORE >>