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For many, owning a home is a strategic financial decision. Given the financial benefits at play, many invest significantly in their homes, often making it their largest investment. But, it all can be put at risk from the single most common property-related claim: water.

Related: When water destroys with a trickle instead of a flood

Whether stemming from the weather or from inside the home — be it from water-connected devices like washing machines, dishwashers and refrigerator ice makers — even the smallest of leaks can cause big headaches for homeowners.

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