Archive for Natural Disaster

Is Your Home Underinsured?

Jul 11, 2013 No Comments by

Homeowners insurance is a necessary but costly expense to protect your property. Still, many homeowners try to cut corners with their insurance policy. While eliminating some parts of your homeowners insurance could save your money, it could also leave you vulnerable in the event of a natural or manmade disaster. Instead of leaving yourself underinsured, […]

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Common Threats Regular Insurance Doesn’t Cover: Are You Protected?

Mar 05, 2013 No Comments by

Unfortunately for homeowners, not everything that can threaten the security of their home is covered by conventional home insurance. Here are four potential threats to your home that you might want to have covered by additional coverage: Flooding – As recent events have shown, the uncertainty of weather patterns makes flood insurance a national necessity—even […]

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How a Natural Disaster Could Stimulate the Construction Industry

Nov 14, 2012 No Comments by

Hurricanes, tropical storms, and tornados are natural disasters that can have cataclysmic consequences for homeowners. For those who lose some, most, or even all of their possessions and property in a natural disaster, trying to find anything positive amid the ruin can be impossible. But as profoundly unfortunate as these events can be on individuals, […]

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How to Handle Repairs and Insurance After a Natural Disaster

Nov 05, 2012 No Comments by

Natural disasters can have a devastating impact on homeowners in terms of property damage and financial loss. Depending on the size of the disaster, entire homes can be destroyed. Recovering from a natural disaster can be daunting, especially when it comes to filing insurance claims. Still, there are ways that homeowners can rebuild while mitigating […]

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Filing Insurance Claims After a Natural Disaster

Nov 01, 2012 No Comments

Many homeowners get lulled into a false sense of security when they purchase homeowners insurance. They often assume that their homeowners policy will completely cover them in the event of a natural disaster. Depending on the nature of the damage, this is not always the case. That’s why getting a fast start on the insurance […]

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