Flood Claims and Everything You Should Know About Dealing with Them

By Public Adjuster

Contrary to popular belief, flooding happens quite often. Tons of people deal with flooding in their homes every year. Whether it’s minimal or up to the ankles, it happens more than you think. When flooding occurs, it is vital to avoid panicking. The situation may seem bad, but it isn’t the end of the world. The insurance company will help you financially with the damages. The only thing you should be worrying about is salvaging the dry furniture and figuring out who is going to help you with the insurance company. Yep, you heard that right. The insurance company can help you, but it is like pulling teeth trying to get what you need out of them, which is why getting help for your help is necessary. The best kind of assistance you can get in this situation is a public adjuster. A public adjuster from Alpha Public Insurance Adjusters, located in Plantation, Florida, will be able to work with you and the insurance company to ensure you get what you need to fix the flooding.

What to Expect During the Aftermath of Flooding

When water invades your home, it is critical to get it cleaned up and dried out as soon as possible, for the sake of your belongings and the structure of your home. We say this because the aftermath of flooding is not pretty. Once the water has invaded your home, you are likely going to need to find a temporary living situation. Water may seem like an easy cleanup, but take a second and think how enough water can wrinkle your skin. Now, imagine the damage that can be done to your home when water soaks in. The chances are high that the drywall, flooring, walls, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC are all going to be examined closely after the flooding itself has cleared out. Not only to get an idea of the damage done to your home. But also to see if your house now presents a danger to you. While all of this damage will get fixed up, it’s going to cost you. From the water dry out services to the damage repairs, it all adds up, which is why ensuring you get what you need from the insurance company is vital for your home and wallet.

How a Public Adjuster Can Help You

Once the flood damage has happened, it’s vital to take the next steps sooner rather than later. You only have so much time to file your claim, and damage such as flooding takes a lot of examination and estimation. Calling our team of public adjusters will not only help you move the process along but will confirm that you are going about this the right way. The last thing you want is to have thousands of damages on your hands and not see the insurance coverage you had hoped to get. The situation you are in is probably very stressful; why add more stress onto that? A public adjuster can save you time and ease your stress, allowing you to focus your energy on what is critical, such as finding a temporary living situation. Some of the areas our public adjusters here at Alpha Public Insurance Adjusters can help you with are reading your policy, examining and documenting the damage, filling out the claim, and negotiating the settlement. From start to finish, your flood damage will be in good hands. Our team will not stop working hard for you until you get what you need to cover all of the damage. Dealing with flooding isn’t easy, so don’t make it harder on yourself by doing everything; let our experts help you.

Contact Us

Dealing with flooding can be emotionally traumatic and fiscally straining. The place you called home is temporarily not your home and is instead a reflection of what it once was. We know this situation is not going to last forever, but with our team on your side, we can help speed it up and get you back to your home. To learn more about our services here at Alpha Public Insurance Adjusters, located in Plantation, Florida, be sure to give our team a call today at (866) 636-1217. Our team is looking forward to assisting you!