Preventing Water Damage in the Home or Business

Water leaking

Preventing Water Damage in the Home or Business

Water damage is one of the main causes of property damage and responsible for a significant number of insurance claims. First and foremost, be sure your insurance policy has adequate water damage coverage. The Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) (http://www.disastersafety.org/) conducted research isolating 8 to 10 origins where appropriate maintenance may assist a property owner in avoiding and suffering water loss.

The Major Categories Are:

Toilets
Washing Machines
Water Heaters
Plumbing Supply and Drain Systems
Refrigerator Ice and Water Lines
Roof Leaks
Sinks
Shower Stalls