Author Archives: Elliott Insurance Services

What is a Mutual Insurance Company?

Elliott Insurance Services    October 17, 2019
Mutual Insurance Company

Every year that you renew your insurance policy or when you quote out your insurance, you have an option that you may not have realized that you had. You can place your insurance with a Mutual Insurance company or a Stock Insurance company. The majority of Ontario citizens might not know the difference between the two types of insurance companies,… Read more »

Do I Need Commercial Auto Insurance?

Elliott Insurance Services    August 26, 2019
Do I Need Commercial Auto Insurance?

It can be hard to understand the line between personal auto insurance and commercial auto insurance if you’re using your vehicle for your own business or for work. Personal auto insurance policies have specific exclusions for using vehicles on the policy for business use and that means if you were to get into an accident while using your vehicle for… Read more »

Wood Stoves or Fireplaces & Home Insurance

Elliott Insurance Services    July 22, 2019
Fireplace & Home Insurance

Heating our homes today has never been easier. We have various amounts of ways to heat our homes such as Natural Gas, Geothermal, Propane, Wood Burning Units, Radiant Heating, or even Baseboard Electric Heating to name just a few. With all of these options getting safer and safer as the years go by, it can be understandable to forget to… Read more »

Is it Worth Putting in a Claim?

Elliott Insurance Services    May 16, 2019
House Fire - Insurance Claim

This is a very common question when it comes to insurance. Most people realize there will be some sort of resulting impact for putting in a claim on their insurance policy. Whether it be a loss of a claims free discount or a rate change, there is usually some sort of cause and effect with putting in an insurance claim…. Read more »

Insurance for Building Owners and Property Managers

Elliott Insurance Services    March 29, 2019
Insurance for Building Owners and Property Managers

Finding the right coverage to protect your large investments should be a priority for any business. Finding an insurance professional with the expertise to insure larger investments can make the difference between having future investments and having thoughts of what could have been. Experienced brokers will know that there is more to insuring a building than just the “bricks and… Read more »

Water Lines, Sewer Lines, and Service Line Warranties Canada…

Elliott Insurance Services    February 14, 2019
Service Line Coverage

It’s time to talk about Water and Sewer Lines. This is one area of our home that we take for granted. Updates to heating, your roof, gardens and the interior of your home are always on our minds. However, the water and sewer lines underground are often forgotten. Yet, when these lines aren’t working properly, it can cause major headaches. With all… Read more »

Should I Switch Insurance Companies?

Elliott Insurance Services    February 12, 2019
Should I Switch Insurance Companies

No one likes over paying for insurance, so when you see a deal that you think could be better, it’s pretty tempting to make that switch. The real question is, should you make that switch? Today we will try to break down the reasons why you should switch companies and also the reasons why you should stay with your current… Read more »

Oil Tanks and Home Insurance

Elliott Insurance Services    November 27, 2018
Insure your home with oil heating

You’ve been searching for your dream home for months if not years and you have finally found that beautiful home in the country that you have always wanted. There is only one problem, it has an oil tank and your current provider won’t write the insurance for the home. These type of scenarios happen to people all of the time…. Read more »

We’re at it again…

Elliott Insurance Services    November 3, 2018
InsureMyTools.ca

Just because we’re a 100 year old company, doesn’t mean we can’t innovate.  With this in mind, we’ve launched a sister company that focuses on insurance for Contractors and Trades and we wanted to be sure our long time valued clients knew. Contractors and Tradespeople are integral to our society.  They build our homes and businesses.  They create and maintain… Read more »

How Do I Insure My Hobby Farm?

Elliott Insurance Services    November 1, 2018
Hobby Farm Insurance

The quick and easy answer on how to insure your hobby farm is to call Elliott Insurance Services. If you want to learn more about insuring your hobby farm today, than continue to read this article to find out why it’s important to insure your hobby farm correctly, and to also find the possible gaps in coverage that your regular… Read more »