Understanding Flood Insurance

Introduction Flood Insurance protects your house & possessions from loss by rising water from the outside. Think about a river or creek overflowing into your home… a frightening thought. Homeowner’s and other property insurance specifically exclude this peril. If you own a house in a known flood risk area (i.e., the 100-year floodplain) with a […]

The Risks of Living in a Flood Zone

One flood can wipe out tens of thousands of dollars of your personal property and damage your home beyond repair. When you look for a home to purchase, a major consideration of whether you buy it will be its location. A home situated in a flood zone can mean higher home insurance premiums and a […]

Protecting Your Home in a Flood Zone

Protecting your home in a flood zone is imperative. Knowing how to protect your home from flood damage is information all Australian homeowners need to know, even if your home is not located in a flood zone. Despite the common misconception, homes located in flood zones are not the only ones subject to flood damage. […]