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Pacific Northwest Homeowners: Why Buy Flood Insurance After Wildfire?

Wildfire consumes vegetation that helps keep soil from eroding. The charred ground doesn't absorb water like it did pre-fire to increase flood risks for areas recovering from fire.

1. You’re at an increased risk for flooding.

It may surprise you that flooding is more likely following a fire. But often it is. Here is why wildfire increases flood risk:

2. Financial protection

With many flood insurance options ranging from the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to private options, there are policies available to meet your needs to help protect your home.

3. Peace-of-Mind.

Natural disasters are unpredictable and devastating. Flood protection can help ease that stress and give you freedom from the fear of “what if”.

Why Buy Flood Following Fire