Water & Flooding Damage

The 2017 Hurricane Forecast Is in – Get the Inside Scoop from Dr. Phil Klotzbach

POSTED ON: April 10, 2017
Be the first to get an insider’s look into the how’s and why’s of the latest 2017 hurricane season predictions. We invite you to attend our free webinar on Wednesday, April 12th at 12:00 PM PST to hear from Dr. Phil Klotzbach, Research Scientist with the Department of Atmospheric Science at Co... Read More

Be the First to Know…2017 Hurricane Season Predictions Are In

POSTED ON: April 6, 2017
With the 2017 hurricane season officially beginning in a just a few short months (June 1st), The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University (CSU) has released its first official forecast of what we can expect to see this year. Be sure to sign up for Dr. Phil’s upcoming webinar ... Read More

Hail Damage Claims: What You Need to Know NOW for Later

POSTED ON: March 28, 2017
Spotting hail damage can be tricky. If you don’t know what to look for, you can easily overlook some important vulnerabilities, leading to additional damage and expenses. With an already active hail season underway in a number of states throughout the U.S., now is the time to start planning your ... Read More

Surprise! 5 Post-Disaster Gotchas You’ll Want to Avoid

POSTED ON: March 6, 2017
“Life is full of surprises” is one of those phrases that’s tough to hear when you’re already having a bad day. It can be especially frustrating after a disaster when simply processing what just happened is more than enough to deal with. Yet the reality is that after a disaster, the surprises... Read More

Flood Safety: It’s in Your Favor to be Prepared

POSTED ON: February 14, 2017
Flooding is a coast-to-coast threat to the United States and its territories nearly every day of the year.1 It sounds like a pretty big deal, doesn’t it? Well turns out, it is. While we realize that for some areas of the United States it seems premature to talk about flooding in February, not only... Read More

5 Keys to Build a Successful Disaster Recovery Plan Audit

POSTED ON: February 6, 2017
Do you remember any recent months when some sort of disaster wasn’t happening somewhere in the U.S.? The reality is that disasters seem to be the new normal.  The fact that man-made or natural disasters can strike your business any time means that your disaster recovery plan (DRP)—as much or mo... Read More

Early 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Predictions

POSTED ON: January 23, 2017
UPDATE: Read the official 2017 Hurricane Season Predictions here and watch the recording of our webinar here. In our 2016 hurricane season forecast post, we highlighted predictions from The Tropical Meteorology Project (TMP) at Colorado State University (CSU) as well as the UK-based Tropical Storm ... Read More

Powerful Tips to Protect Your Property from Cold Weather

POSTED ON: January 16, 2017
Winter is here. While snow and ice are a good thing for skiing and snowshoeing, they are not a welcome sight inside your property. Take for example, water damage. Because freezing pipes expand, colder temperatures often cause pipe seals to break and/or pipes to crack. In a matter of minutes, your pr... Read More

Why You Should Expect the Unexpected: Learning from Our Customers’ Disaster Experiences

POSTED ON: January 6, 2017
One of our favorite things about transitioning into a new year is the opportunity to look at our business and life from a fresh perspective. Hopefully you’ve hit the ground running with your new business plan and are able to ingrain habits that will lead to successful resolutions. The very first ... Read More

Property Preparedness Tips for January Weather Extremes

POSTED ON: January 3, 2017
In January we typically focus our business preparedness tips on dealing with issues related to freezing temperatures and winter storms. After all, average temperatures in January and February are normally the lowest of the year. But as we transition into 2017, the weather has been anything but “n... Read More