C.T. Lowndes & Company Blog: hurricane matthew
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Tuesday, November 1, 2016 After Hurricane Matthew brushed the coast line of South Carolina on October 8, it was discovered that Edisto Beach was particularly hard hit by hurricane winds and storm surge. This was a concern to the staff at C. T. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 18, 2016Congratulations to Governor Haley for having the wisdom to order the evacuation prior to Hurricane Matthew’s arrival in South Carolina. She and her staff were dead on in the assessment of the situation. The evacuation plan seemed to have worked very well. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 14, 2016 C.T. Lowndes & Company owners and staff along with a team from Frontline Insurance and ServiceMaster of Charleston spent the day at Edisto Beach, SC surveying damage from Hurricane Matthew. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 13, 2016You have assessed your hurricane damages and filed your insurance claim. What now? Some tips: Be patient while waiting for an adjuster. Remember this storm affected hundreds of miles of coastline from Florida to South Carolina and adjusters are swamped with claims. Adjusters do see the policyholders with the most damage first. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Many homes, particularly those on beaches, had flood waters come into the areas below the elevated floor of the dwelling. The waters rose, then fell, leaving behind a mess. Casualties of the flooding include the drywall in the enclosed space and any appliances in the enclosure. READ MORE >>
Saturday, October 8, 2016HURRICANE MATTHEW – INSURANCE CLAIMS The storm has passed and it is time to assess damages. Hopefully, your damages are minimal. Here are some things to keep in mind. 1) Know what your insurance policy’s wind deductible is. READ MORE >>