Darr Schackow Insurance Agency Blog: homeowners
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Sunday, April 9, 2017Unfortunately, I had a client whose house was completely burned up while she was at work. She lost everything. I write this story for a few reasons. One reason is so that you understand why you should pay attention to your insurance coverage, Pick an insurance agency that will e... READ MORE >>
Wednesday, January 18, 2017As the old saying goes, “the only thing that is constant in life is change”. If you experienced significant life changes last year, whether through a move, switching careers or jobs, renovating your home, adding to your family, upgrading your vehicle, becoming healthier or simply grow... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Did you just buy your first home? Then it’s a good time to learn a little more about your homeowners insurance! An important concept to understand in terms of your homeowners insurance is “actual cash value” versus “replacement cost” coverage. READ MORE >>
Monday, April 11, 2016 As a homeowner a home inspection is a must, whether your house is new or old. A wind insurance inspection is another step you can take in protecting your home - and it can even get you insurance premium reductions in some cases. The inspection will look at features of your home that limit the damage intense winds could cause. READ MORE >>
Monday, February 29, 2016 Photo: Shutterstock With today’s ever-changing technology, locating the best home alarm system for your family can be a challenge. Or, you may be asking yourself “Do I even need a home alarm system when my dog can do the job? READ MORE >>
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 Photo: Shutterstock Many people with homeowner’s insurance just assume all the valuables in their home are 100% covered. However, many times this is not the case. Most insurance companies set limits on the coverage of household items, like jewelry or high-price electronics. READ MORE >>