Flood Facts

FLOODING DANGERS:

  • Most homeowners insurance does not cover flood damage.
  • Just an inch of water can cause costly damage to your property.
  • Flash floods often bring walls of water 10 to 20 feet high.
  • Hurricanes are common but often overlooked as a cause of flooding.
  • New land development can increase flood risk, especially if theĀ construction changes the natural runoff paths.
  • Your home has a 26% chance of being damaged by a flood during