What’s The #1 Costliest Home Insurance Claim?

PDM washing machine water hoses

Be safe. Change your washing machine hoses every five years

Burst washing machine water hoses.

Your water hoses handle thousands of gallons of water, with lots of temperature swings, water pressure and jarring movement. They can become brittle, form leaks, or burst.

If they burst it can mean 500 gallons of water every hour! Damage is often extensive and expensive, which is why it’s ranked #1 as the costliest home insurance claims.

Insurance companies recommend changing hose every five years to avoid a mess.

PDM Plumbing can help with steel braided water hoses and even offer safety valves that automatically shuts off water. Let us know if we can help.