Flood Preparation Tips for Renters via Roomi Connect

Meghan Larsen at Roomi, a website for apartment renters, interviewed me for an article on preparing for a flood. My two key takeaways are:

  1. Have a kit. And this is really true for any kind of emergency. It should have some basic medical supplies, radio, flashlight, candles, and so forth.
  2. For a flood, get flood insurance. Renter’s insurance does not cover flooding.

You an read the full article here:

The 6 Critical Steps of a Flood Safety Plan | Roomi Connect

El Niño is in full swing, and the Golden State is gearing up for a wet spring. Thanks to a blistering year of drought, the state has been battling fires, which have left the soil loose, damaged, and prone to moving in the sudden drenching rain.

Image by Jccohen / Wikimedia Commons.