Posts about Home Insurance:

Home Renovation Projects: How They Affect Your Home Insurance

Jun 3, 2024 12:00:00 PM
Taking on a home renovation? How exciting! Whether you’re remodelling the kitchen, adding to the master suite, or finally revitalizing the basement, renovations are a big deal and demand careful planning. Essential to this process is evaluating your current home insurance coverage. In today’s blog, we’ll explore how home renovation projects impact your insurance and how to ensure seamless integration between the two, guaranteeing full protection once the remodelling plans are finished.

April Showers Bring May Insurance Claims: Preparing for Spring Weather Risks

Apr 1, 2024 12:00:00 PM
Spring signals warmer temperatures, the return of blooms, and if you’re not prepared, some devastating damage. While there likely won’t be any melting snow to worry about this year, there are still a handful of other weather-related risks to have on your radar. In today’s blog, we’ll explore how to prepare for spring weather conditions, common insurance challenges associated with the season and steps to take in the event of property damage.

Fire Hazards That May be Hiding in Your Home

Oct 2, 2023 12:00:00 PM
The wildfires blazing across Canada and other parts of the world right now aren’t the only scorching flames we should be wary of. Did you know that in mere minutes, an innocent flame can grow big enough to ravage your home and threaten your life? October is National Fire Prevention Month and it’s time to up your game when it comes to protecting yourself, your loved ones, and your home.

6 Holiday mishaps covered by home insurance

Nov 1, 2022 12:00:00 PM
The holidays are filled with joyous laughter and cheer, but did you know that the season also comes with increased risk? Thankfully, if you have the proper home insurance policy, you can minimize the financial misfortune of most of these seasonal disasters. In today’s blog, we’ll be discussing six common holiday catastrophes and how Acumen’s home insurance can help.

Home Inventory Checklist

Sep 3, 2020 4:50:10 PM
A current inventory of your belongings makes it easier to file a claim. Keeping your records off-site is wise in case a fire or flood damages your property. Consider updating your home inventory each spring and advise your insurance broker at Acumen Insurance of any major purchases.