The number of severe storms in Canada has risen dramatically in recent years, which means homeowners, renters and landlords in Barrhead are more aware about flood insurance than ever before. 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. Rest assured you can now obtain coverage against extreme weather in Alberta with Comprehensive Water insurance from The Co-operators.
Flood damage can cost thousands of dollars for homeowners to repair, but our flood damage insurance is fairly priced. Yet that's not the only thing that sets us apart. With our network of advisors in Alberta and beyond, you can expect exceptional service and expert advice about flood insurance coverage. After all, this type of insurance is somewhat new to Canada, so you’ll need details about your coverage beyond price. With 70 years of experience, we’re a co-operative that knows exactly how to make our members and communities our top priority.
It's true that Canada was one of the very few developed nations without flooding insurance until very recently. This lack of coverage came to the forefront in 2013, when Canada faced its most destructive year to date for weather-related damage. However, you can now feel good knowing The Co-operators offers Comprehensive Water coverage to clients in Barrhead and across Alberta. Get started by using our free online assessment to find out your home’s risk level right now.
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 flood 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.