After years and years of dealing with NJ water claims, we call tell you there are a lot of reasons basements get flooded.
Heavy rains, hurricanes, burst pipes, backed-up drains and exploding water heaters. Whatever the cause, the outcome is the same: a waterlogged basement.
And dealing with those NJ water claims has shown us how much of a nightmare a flooded basement can be for homeowners.
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Are you ready for Andrea? Barry? What about Humberto, Jerry and Karen?
Those aren’t people, but rather the names meteorologists will give to the tropical storms and hurricanes as they develop in 2019.
In a few short months, people up and down the east coast could be cleaning up after hurricane damage, which means we’ll likely be dealing with hurricane claims. PA, NJ, FL: pretty much any state on the east coast is susceptible to some level of destruction from tropical storms.
We’ve talked a lot about how to recover after a storm hits and dealing with NJ, Florida and PA hurricane claims, but we haven’t dealt much with hurricane preparation. With that in mind, we’ve decided to share this list from FEMA on how you can prepare for hurricanes before, during and after the storm.
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