Home oil tank leaks can pose a significant risk of contamination to the subsoil, subfloors, and can cause noxious smells which are harmful if left untreated. Furthermore issues can present dependent on the gradient of the site or your property which can contribute to the migration of the oil leak, for which a home owner can be held liable. This is possible as an oil leak will move with water and find the lowest point on the ground.
Oil Spill fumes and heating oil fumes can penetrate carpets and soft furnishings, which may not be possible to salvage. Your insurance policy cover should allow for a full and thorough clean up, which is completely necessary to prevent further problems that commonly arise with oil leaks.
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