Valley home owners have been following the news from Phoenix as residents begin to bail out their homes from flood waters in hard hit storm areas in Texas and Oklahoma, many others are counting their lucky stars.
Colin and Joanne Andrew, who live in the Houston suburb of Cypress, were among those spared the worst as record rainfalls flooded parts of the city over the Memorial Day Holiday weekend.
“I can understand if you hear the news and see the footage, and you know that somebody is in the area, you would expect the worst,” said Joanne. “But because of how big Houston is, not everybody got affected the same way.”
So far, the Andrews have not had to turn to their home flood insurance to help weather the storm. But the devastating stories…