Hurricane season is here, are you prepared with flood insurance? Do you know how to check if you live in a flood area or who to get flood insurance from? Have you ever wondered, although you don’t live in a flood zone, could you purchase flood insurance? Understanding how your flood insurance works or how to get it is important to any homeowner, however we understand how hard that can sometimes be [...] Continue reading →
The next step to your preparation plan is to routinely check your home to make sure it is as safe as possible. In the event of a storm where you may need to evacuate knowing your house is as fool proof as you could have possibly made it could help you in the long run. Some quick tips for keeping your home ready for an upcoming storm are:
• Clear your yard. Make sure there's nothing that could [...] Continue reading →
The state of Florida requires that contractors be licensed and insured. Do you know the right questions to ask to ensure you and your home are in good hands? Checking the validity of the contractor’s license and insurance, watching out for red flags and agreeing to a contract are all tips you need to know before hiring a contractor.
Ensuring a contractor is licensed and insured is easier than [...] Continue reading →
Last week, May 24th – May 30th, was National Hurricane Preparedness Week and we want to make sure you are prepared! Several preparations made ahead of time and practiced routinely could mean the difference between saved lives and a safe house. Since it only takes one storm to disrupt your life, taking precautions and having an evacuation plan are a high priority when living in a hurricane prone [...] Continue reading →
Purchasing home owners insurance is important for you and your home, however do you have such important documents in safe keeping? The correct storage of your insurance documents is vital to ensuring you have everything you need to get a claim started immediately after a loss. Storing a copy of your documents in an office or filing cabinet, while storing your original papers in a fire proof safe [...] Continue reading →
While going through an insurance claim for home damages, there are a lot of things taking place behind the scenes. We would like to share some insight as to how this is handled, and why AAWR is the best at what we do!
1) We fax in the Contract, W-9, & Business License when the job begins, and start the follow up process immediately. We also send in Supporting Documentation, including:
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Dealing with homeowner’s insurance can lead to quite the headache, especially when you are already dealing with the damage and disruption to your home and everyday life. Did you know that you have the right to select your own contractor, and not be assigned one by your insurance company? Hiring All American Water Restoration, Inc. as your contractor means that we will help alleviate this hassle, [...] Continue reading →
Summer of 2013 has to be the wettest summer of all time. It almost seems like it has rained every single day, every single hour, and every single minute all over nation, creating floods, and creating ponding water near your home. Floods and ponding water is a sure way your basement can become flooded if you don't take the proper precautions. To try and prevent a basement flood , there are a few steps [...] Continue reading →
Have you ever had a slow leaky pipe under your kitchen sink or bathroom sink? You are not alone. Most of the time, the majority of homeowners do not realize that there is a leak under their sink until its too late. Over time mold can grow behind your drywall and the only way to get rid of it is to have a complete mold removal done.
With over 100,000 species, mold comes in almost any shape, color, [...] Continue reading →
Have you noticed an odor in your home? Do you have children or pets? Do you have lungs?! The Indoor Air Quality, or IAQ, of your home should be important to you. It is very important to perform regular maintenance, such as changing your air filters often and having your air ducts cleaned. In addition to your routine upkeep, we can help you optimize your IAQ, and change your perception of how you should [...] Continue reading →
Hurricane First Alert
At All American Water Restoration we know how important it is to be prepared for hurricane season. These natural disasters strike swiftly, often with little time to prepare. Please take a few minutes to read through the Hurricane Guide put together by the Orlando Sentinel for valuable tips to protect your family and home. We will update this guide as it becomes available.