Owning a home is fun, but not always easy. Your first step to prepare is to purchase a homeowners insurance policy. The typical homeowner’s insurance policy will cover wind, hail, fire, and theft. Listed below are the most common claims filed under a homeowner’s policy. Insurance Claim #1: Hail Damage Hail storms come out of […]
What are the top 5 homeowners insurance claims?
Beyond Standard Home Insurance
Go beyond the basics with these key coverage options Home insurance policies have come a long way since when they first covered only fire! But they still aren’t designed to cover everything, and there’s a few types of coverage options in particular that you might want to add onto your homeowners insurance policy. Water Back-up […]
Customizing Your Homeowner’s Insurance
Replacement Cost doesn’t automatically mean you have enough insurance There are only a few things in the world of insurance as bad as paying premiums for years on end only to find out that you don’t have the right coverage once you finally have a claim. This is especially true on homeowners insurance, where it’s […]
Do I need flood insurance?
Flood insurance is one of those coverages you don’t think about, but regret not having it when you need it. Don’t put yourself in the situation of having to pay more out of pocket because you don’t have flood insurance coverage. Get flood insurance.
Homeowner’s Insurance 101
Your home is one of your largest assets. Our goal is to ensure that you are properly covered in the event anything happens. We ask questions, figure out your needs, and work around your budget. Connect with us today for a quote.
Working on summer home improvement projects?
Summer is the most common time for home improvement projects. People have more time on their hands and the weather is nicer. These projects might improve the look and feel of your home, but did you know they also might impact your homeowner’s insurance? As you complete your home improvement projects, telling your friends, family […]
How do I save money on my homeowner’s insurance?
Seeking a leaner budget, or suspect that you’re overpaying on your current homeowner’s policy? Good news–here’s help! To save money on your homeowner policy while also making sure that you have the right amount of coverage, do the following three things: Ask about discounts and bundles Do you have auto and life insurance policies? Chances […]
Are there big things my homeowner’s insurance policy won’t cover?
Yes. Homeowner policies generally cover 1) damages from common unforeseen events and 2) legal protection in case something happens to someone at your home (aka liability). It’s not unusual, however, to need additional coverages based on your unique circumstances. These policies include: Flood insurance Earthquake insurance Pool insurance Expensive/Luxury item insurance (ex. Jewelry, valuables) Umbrella […]
What does a homeowner’s insurance policy cover?
Whether you own a home or a condo, rent or co-habitat you must have property insurance. Get a policy that is tailored to meet your needs. Here are three things they typically cover: Damage caused by an uncontrollable event For example, fire, lightning, vandalism, wind or hail… can be very costly. Weather events are on […]
A Property Inventory Checklist? YES, you do need one
What, a property inventory checklist… Don’t stop reading yet! Take one minute wherever you are reading this at… can you answer the following questions: How many pairs of shoes do just you have (don’t worry about everyone in your house)? How many bath towels are in your house? Can you name and identify all of […]