20 Jun 2019
insurance claim forms and money

An overview of homeowners insurance waivers of deductible. Most homeowners understand that they need to pay a deductible when they file a homeowners insurance claim.  However, you may be surprised to learn that this isn’t always the case.  If you have a waiver of deductible clause included in your policy, then there are some situations […]

13 Jun 2019
inground pool

Will installing a swimming pool affect your home insurance premiums? If you dream about relaxing in your own private pool, then you might be considering installing one this summer.  However, before you make this major financial investment, consider how having a pool on your property will affect your home insurance.  Here’s what you should think […]

04 Apr 2019
family walking toward house with for sale sign in front

Avoid making these mistakes when purchasing your next home. Whether you are buying your first home or your fourth, there are many mistakes you can make during the homebuying process.  One of the best ways to avoid missteps is by learning about the mistakes other homebuyers have made in the past.  Here are some of […]

14 Mar 2019
Securing Home Insurance to Protect Against Mud and Landslides

Protecting your home against mud and landslides. When you secured home insurance, you likely assumed you had coverage for every type of damage event.  Unfortunately, all insurance policies have their limits and exclusions, and your home insurance is no different.  Two of the most commonly excluded perils are mudslides and landslides.  If you live in […]

28 Feb 2019
Does Home Insurance Cover Mold?

Here’s what your homeowners insurance will cover when it comes to mold. Unfortunately, mold growth is a common problem that many homeowners face.  When mold develops in your home, it can cause damage and create an unsafe living environment for you and your loved ones.  Fortunately, your home insurance can cover some of the costs […]