Texans Urged To Ready For Storms During National Preparedness Month – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — September is National Preparedness Month and Governor Greg Abbott has proclaimed the same for the Lonestar State.
Now, safety and insurance experts in North Texas are offering advice to homeowners — especially ones new to the area — on how to protect your home and your family. They say it all starts well before a natural disaster hits.
Matt Tobben is a State Farm agent out of Flower Mound and reminds homeowners of the kinds of disasters than can happen in North Texas. “We get a little freeze. Zero degree weather for a few days, we get hail, we get tornadoes, obviously a hurricane remnant for us is a lot of rain,” he said.
Tobben adds making sure you have the proper insurance policy that is adequate for your home is crucial. He said, “One of the best ways…