Category Archives: Home Insurance

Solar Panels and Home Insurance in Ontario

  
Solar panels on roofs

Solar panels are becoming more common every day for residential homeowners. With the rising electricity costs, green initiatives, and lower costs, solar panels will only become more popular as time goes on. When it comes to your home, it’s not just important to know if your new solar panels will cause any damage to your roof, but it’s also important… Read more »

Common Missing Coverage on Home Insurance Policies

  
Common Missing Coverage on Home Insurance Policies

Home insurance policies don’t cover absolutely everything. The majority of home insurance policies are hopefully written on a comprehensive form that covers everything except what is specifically excluded, but you may not know about some of those exclusions. We have compiled a list of extra endorsements that you may want to consider adding to your existing policy. In addition to… Read more »

Water Leak Detection Alarms and Insurance

  
water leak

Everyone loves to save money on their home insurance, so we thought we would share how you could save money on your insurance and protect your home from damage at the same time. Quite a few insurance companies now offer discounts if you have a water leak detection alarm installed in your home or condo. Keep reading to find out… Read more »

Why a Home Inventory Checklist Can Benefit You

  
Bookshelf of belongings

Anyone that has had a property insurance claim can agree that it can be a very stressful time, whether the claim was caused by fire, water, theft, or another covered loss on your policy. While our goal as Insurance Brokers is to make the process as smooth as possible, there are proactive steps you can take to aid in ease… Read more »

How to Insure Art and Art Collections

  
How to Insure Your Art or Art Collection

Whether you have art as an investment, to simply enjoy, or both; you will want to confirm that you are insuring your artwork correctly. If you put investment into something, you will want to protect that investment as much as possible and your artwork should be no different. Insuring your artwork can be a bit confusing at times. If you… Read more »

Is There Insurance for My Appliances & Home Equipment?

  
Appliance & Equipment Insurance

Historically insurance has been there to cover your large assets such as your home, vehicles, or business. Most insurance policies will exclude coverage for your appliances, air conditioner, or furnace if they were to just simply break down. There are new insurance packages or endorsements that are starting to hit that market that will cover those gaps in your insurance…. Read more »

House Values are on the Rise; Should I Increase my Insurance?

  
Insurance House Value

A common question from clients to any broker is about the value placed on their home. This is a very important question to ask your broker as you want to make sure that you’re properly insuring your largest asset. The rising house values in the real estate market will only fuel this question more. Depending on where you live, the… Read more »