What is a Wind Mitigation?

What is a Wind Mitigation?

  What is a Wind Mitigation? In coastal states such as Florida, your insurance company may request a Wind Mitigation before issuing a homeowners insurance policy.  A Wind Mitigation helps an insurance company determine rates they will offer you for insurance on...
Hurricane Preparation List and Tips

Hurricane Preparation List and Tips

    Zero-Prep Food: 1 Gallon of drinking water per day per person Dry cereal Canned fruits Canned vegetables Canned juice Ready to eat canned soups and meats Canned pasta Canned beans Peanut Butter Bread Bananas Apples Oranges Crackers Nuts Granola and...
Yearly Home Maintenance Checklist

Yearly Home Maintenance Checklist

Properly maintaining your home can save you money in the long-term by lengthening the lifespan of your home’s components. Maintaining your home is important for keeping the value of the property and for the safety of your family. The following checklist can be...
What is a 4-Point Home Inspection?

What is a 4-Point Home Inspection?

In coastal states, your insurance company may request a 4-point inspection before issuing a homeowners insurance policy. Many insurance companies require this type of inspection on rental properties older than 30 years or homes more than 40 years old. Learn more about...
Choose an Inspector Who Uses a Drone for Home Inspections

Choose an Inspector Who Uses a Drone for Home Inspections

Home inspectors have started to use aerial drones in their inspections to make them more comprehensive. A drone enables the inspector to see things that otherwise may get missed. Find an inspector who uses a drone for home inspections. Closely View Inaccessible Areas...
How to Prevent Plumbing Leaks in the Home

How to Prevent Plumbing Leaks in the Home

Plumbing pipes can leak or burst, resulting in expensive bills to repair the plumbing and your home. Water can damage your belongings, contribute to mold growth, encourage termite infestations, and affect the structure of your house. Protect your investment by taking...