South Florida has been experiencing quite the bipolar weather with the morning and afternoon bringing triple digit temperatures and thunderstorms in the evening that are reminiscent of a scene from 90s movie Twister. With the recent weather being so contrasting these sets up the perfect environment for brush fires as the brush are dried throughout the days and with the frequent lightning storms the risk of fire increases. In western Broward County there were reports of three brush fires that broke out due to a lightning strike. Watch Local 10’s report here.
Fortunately the fires were outside of residential areas but with this recent weather all homeowners should be aware of the possibilities of fire damage. If your home does experience any fire or smoke damage you should contact the professionals at United Claims Specialists to assist with any insurance claim. Call us now for a free property inspection and ensure that you receive enough compensation for your damages.