What should I do after my house is damaged by a storm?

Answer Tornadoes, hurricanes and other natural disasters can cause extensive damage to homes, businesses and property. Storms also create large amounts of insurance claims for the damage. To protect yours... Read More »

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Your renters damaged a storm door what do you do now?

There are too many variables to provide an answer here. The best way to find out is to contact a local agent or agency and ask for quotes or at least a ballpark estimate.

Should you use rock salt before or after an ice storm?

On One Hand: Before the StormYou can lay down rock salt if you are expecting snow or ice before it actually comes. The rock salt's contact with the ground will make it warmer, and it will melt the ... Read More »

Can well pumps be damaged in an electrical storm?

According to website, well pumps are susceptible to damage by direct lightning strikes. This happens more often than damage by surges that may travel through power lines and into... Read More »

Is there a tax deduction for a roof damaged by a storm?

The federal government permits you to deduct damages to your roof caused by a storm that are not covered by insurance. To claim the deduction, you must itemize your deductions using Schedule A.Refe... Read More »