Hurricane season is almost here, and Florida homeowners may already be stocking up supplies and preparing themselves for the possibility that their home could be hit by a major hurricane. Of course, many homes in Florida are built to withstand hurricanes as best as possible, but a hurricane can still cause major damage or even completely demolish a person's home. Most homeowners in Florida have homeowners insurance, but do these policies cover damages caused by hurricanes?
Sinkholes occur in Florida when the bedrock in the ground dissolves, often by water erosion, forming a cavity. Some sinkholes can be quite big and can cause serious structural damage to a person's home. Recently, some Florida residents had to evacuate their homes due to the nearby formation of a number of sinkholes.
When disaster strikes, homeowners in Miami may be very thankful that they have homeowner's insurance. Whether it is a hurricane, a fire, a sinkhole or any other type of property damage, most homeowners expect that since they've been dutifully paying for their insurance policies on time and in full, that these policies will come to the rescue when their home has been damaged or destroyed.
While it may not always be fun paying for it, most homeowners in in Miami are glad to have homeowner's insurance when disaster strikes. Whether it is a hurricane, a fire, a sinkhole or any other type of disaster that damages a person's home, that person will naturally expect that their homeowner's insurance will cover the repairs necessary to fix what was destroyed.