Heavy rains, thunderstorms, and flooding have been going on all across the Florida Panhandle since yesterday, Feb. 11, 2018. The National Weather Service continues to issue flash flood warnings, advisories, and watches for many areas along the Emerald Coast. One such area that has been heavily affected by flooding is Miramar Beach. Since Miramar Beach is located on a peninsula, flooding conditions are a real threat.
If your Miramar home has flooded due to this dangerous weather, the main thing on your mind is figuring out what to do. You may not have had enough flooding to actually evacuate, but you need advice on immediate steps to take, and with filing your insurance claim. Or you may have such severe flooding to your Miramar Beach home that you had to evacuate. For either scenario, it is time to call us. Noble Public Adjusting Group is ready to come out and advise you on steps to take to mitigate damage to your home, arrange for cleanup and help you file your homeowner insurance claim. These types of insurance claims caused by weather are definitely covered by your home insurance policy. However, you want to make very sure that your home is returned to its pre-loss condition.
If you have never experienced flooding of your Miramar home, one thing you need to understand is that once the rain has stopped, cleanup by a professional water restoration specialist should happen as quickly as possible. Noble can provide you with a list of vetted water extraction and cleanup specialists in Miramar to get the problem taken care of. Many homeowners don’t realize that if there has been extensive enough flooding to your home due to weather, you may end up with far more of a claim that just restitution for cleanup.
One reason is that flooding and water damage to your home can later cause mold to form. The quicker your home is dried out and cleaned up by a professional, the less chance of later discovering you have a mold problem. Mold not only affects your Miramar home’s soundness, aesthetics, and value, if allowed to thrive, it can make you and your family very sick. Mold is tricky. It can live in your walls, causing damage you can’t see.
Now that you know what to do if your Miramar home has flooded, it is time to call us. Noble Public Adjusting Group is the leading adjuster for the Florida Panhandle. Call us right now at (850) 249-6972. We will handle everything for you, including giving you a free estimate on damage, testing for mold, contacting your insurance company, filing your flood insurance claim, hiring a specialist to remove the water and clean up your home. We will also follow up to assure that your home is indemnified after the claim. We can get you the very best insurance settlement possible. On average, Noble Public Adjusting Group gets homeowners 747% more on a settlement from their insurance provider than if you had handled it yourself.