Tag Archives: All American Water Restoration

What Is Your Insurance Coverage?

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 [...]
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Are You Prepared For A Hurricane? Part 2

   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 [...]
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Tips To Hiring The Right Contractor

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 [...]
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Are you prepared for a Hurricane? Part 1

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 [...]
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Is your insurance policy in a safe place?

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 [...]
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Getting A Claim Approved: Behind The Scenes!

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: Risk [...]
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Why Hire AAWR For Your Insurance Claim?

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, [...]
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Small Leak? It can take a big turn!!!

A few months ago, I noticed that my drywall and baseboard were bubbling, and they were completely soaked!  I asked myself, "Where is this water coming from?" After checking it out, I couldn't see where the water was coming from and ignored it for a few more days. Consequently, the water damage became worse! I decided to do a more thorough search, and realized that I must have punctured the [...]
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Renovating Floors Part 1: Tiled Surfaces

  Some of you might think that if you have any tiled surfaces (whether it is, your bathroom, kitchen, entryway, basement etc.) and you encounter even a small leak, flood, or fire damage, that mold and mildew might not develop under all of that adhesive that holds the tile in place? WRONG!  In the case of water damage to tile, with even the smallest leak, water can seep underneath the [...]
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Condo Association and Water Damage, Who Covers You?

    Before filing an insurance claim, condo owners must determine who is liable for water damage.  Determining who is responsible or liable for condo water damage can be pretty tricky, and is dependent upon the cause of the damage.  Condo association maintains insurance to cover common areas in the complex, and individual condo insurance policies cover the interiors of individual [...]
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