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Flood Insurance

Disaster Relief

Lonestar Legal Aid created a flood insurance guide for homeowners and renters.

Most traditional homeowner insurance does not cover damage from flood events. This guide will help you learn more about what flood insurance covers, where to buy it, and what to do after a storm.

Who is the guide for?

This guide is for homeowners and renters who live in areas at risk of flooding.

What does the guide include?

This guide includes:

  • How to buy flood insurance
  • The timeline for making a claim
  • How to document damage
  • How to deal with mold damage
  • How to deal with a claims adjuster
  • How to get payment
  • How to appeal a claim
  • Additional helpful resources

Get the guide.

View and download the Flood Insurance Guide.

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