The met office has now issued an Amber National Severe Weather Warning in anticipation of Storm Doris. With predicted wind speeds of up to 80 mph, heavy rain and in some areas up to a foot of snow, citizens are urged to take extra care.
No matter what you do to protect your home when bad weather strikes accidents can happen. Should your property be affected by Storm Doris and you need to make a buildings insurance claim, Aspray could help. Call 0800 077 6705 for more information.
In light of the warnings, it is important to ensure that your home is sufficiently prepared to minimise any damage that may be caused by the incoming storm.
- Check your roof and ensure there are no loose tiles and that it is in general good repair.
- Remove any outdoor furniture or items from around your property, or ensure that they are secure.
- Check any large trees are secure with no loose branches.
- Check that all TV aerials and satellite dishes are securely fastened and all electrical wires are secure.
If you experience a property damage insurance claims, call 0800 077 6705 and speak to a claims handler.