Hurricanes are most prone to hit Florida, Texas, North Carolina, and Louisiana, to name just a few. We are not in a High Hurricane area, but maybe you have a vacation home, family, or friends that live in one of the harder-hit areas. As Hurricane Preparedness Week begins, we would like to share some tips to help you protect your or your loved one’s property for the upcoming season.
Hurricanes often cause extreme devastation – heavy rain and winds can result in storm surges, flooding, uprooting of trees, and severe damage to structures and vehicles. Each year, thousands of customers need their properties restored after hurricanes and storms.
We’ve outlined some steps you can take before a hurricane hits:
- Create a disaster plan
- Secure your house or business
- Document your belongings
- Prepare your car
- Fill the bathtub with water