With the increase in severe storms across Canada in recent years, homeowners, renters and landlords in Barrhead know that they need to start thinking about water damage insurance. Half of all property claims are now attributed to water and wind damage from extreme weather, costing Canadians nearly $10 billion in insurance claims since 1998. Find out how you can protect your home against Alberta's extreme weather with Comprehensive Water coverage from The Co-operators.
Many developed nations have insurance against flooding rivers, lakes and other bodies of water, but, until recently, Canada wasn't one of them. This lack of coverage came to the forefront in 2013, when Canada faced its most destructive year to date for weather-related damage. We are happy to provide a solution with our new Comprehensive Water coverage, which is offered to clients throughout the province of Alberta, including in Barrhead. Take our free online assessment now to find out how high your home’s water risk is.
You can minimize the risk of unwanted water entering your home by installing window wells around your basement windows and making sure your eavestroughs and storm drains are free of leaves and other debris.
To learn more about water damage insurance and to review your options, get in touch with your local Co-operators advisor in Barrhead today.
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Barrhead has a public policy system that provides a minimum level of mandatory coverage to vehicle owners when they purchase license plates.