Over 58,000 wildfires burned 7.1 million acres in the US in 2021, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. One year prior, a similar number of fires burned more than 10 million acres. Unfortunately, recent reports indicate we’re in for much of the same in 2022. Living in an area
A wildfire in Northern California was burning out of control on Monday amid exacerbating conditions that pose the dangers of thunderstorms, and hot, windy conditions. The McKinney Fire grew rapidly to more than 80 square miles after breaking out on Friday in an unpopulated area in Klamath National Forest. CalFire
Does homeowners insurance cover power outages? Like most questions about insurance, the answer is not a straightforward yes or no. Instead, coverage usually depends on your policy terms and the circumstances of the power outage. That may be less than reassuring to many homeowners this summer. According to the National
Giving your home a good scrub when the weather turns warm is a time-honored ritual of homeownership, but you don’t have to do it all yourself. There are many great spring cleaning apps to help with home maintenance and chores, from outsourcing errands to unburdening yourself of your extra possessions.
Home insurance premiums have risen This signifies a one-time ‘step-change’ in response to the new FCA pricing practices After the sudden upsurge in the cost of home insurance recorded at the start of the year, it appears that premiums are now beginning to find a new level, according to analysis
If you’ve ever bought or considered buying residential property in Florida, you’ve probably heard of the state’s homestead exemption, and with good reason. The Florida homestead exemption is a powerful tool that reduces the tax burden on the state’s homeowners. Here’s your guide to using this exemption to maximize the