Christmas Day flood – River Medway in & around Maidstone

Flooding in Maidstone Kent

Here is a youtube video of the River Medway flood in and around Maidstone, Kent on Christmas Day 2013. You should inform your insurer if your property is less than 400 metres from a lake, reservoir, river or seafront or in a known flood risk area or in an area that has been affected by flooding. If you aren’t sure about what to disclose with regard to flood insurance, ask an independent insurance broker for … click to continue…

How To Prepare Your Home Or Let Property Before The Storm Hits

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Most standard home and landlord insurance policies give your home or let property protection against storm damage. With gusts of up to 80mph and heavy rain forecast to hit Kent, what can you do to help protect your home and other property? Last minute preparations for your home & vehicle Close and lock all doors and windows, not forgetting the garage or any sheds and outbuildings Lock away or secure garden furniture, children’s play equipment, bird … click to continue…