If you ever experience a wind damage that you need to turn in to an insurance company, these are some terms you never what to say regarding your loss.
Never Flood – it could be rain, it could be a broken pipe, but it is never a flood or flooded.
Never Tidal Surge – anything that strikes your home was blown by the wind, not floated against your house.
Never Flooding – structural collapse was caused by the wind from a tornado or hurricane.
Never Water – lightning exploded your electrical system or cracked your foundation.
Don’t let your use of certain words cause your wind damage claim to be denied by your insurance carrier. More common sense terminology help can be had by calling us first: