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Why Do You Need to Add Water Backup Coverage to Your Homeowners Policy?
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Disasters happen when we least expect them and there’s no better way to deal with it with preparation. Having a warm and dry home is all we want for our loved ones to have.
Extensive water back up cannot only damage your home it can damage your home and cost you a lot of money as well.
What is water back up insurance?
It covers any damages done by raw sewage backing up into your home.
Why do you need it?
An average cost of water backup coverage ranges between $50 to $250 annually depending on the limits you select.
In case of a sewer backup incident, the average cost ranges from $7 per square foot of the area that is affected this means if you have a 1500 square foot area that has been damaged it would cost you $10,500.
Do not leave yourself unprepared for disasters that could cost you tons of money. It is best to avoid financial fallout and dealing with a clean up on your own.