In 2012 alone, insurers dealt with over 411,000 claims for flood and storm damaged properties at a total cost of £690 million.
Experts have today warned that Britain could face up to two months of wet weather with above-average rainfall likely until the end of the year. The Met Office said that high pressure to the north of the UK over the next two months could bring more rainfall.
A flood can cause devastating damage, though preparation will not prevent the flood from happening, it can help you to stay safe and minimize the damage to your home or business.
Click here to view AXA’s flood guide which provides practical advice on what you can do before a flood to minimize flooding and what to do after.http://www.axaconnect.co.uk/flood/