Clients are asking this solar panels impact on home insurance question, so I decided to answer it in this short blog post. Solar Panels As you probably know solar panels are devices that convert sunlight into electricity. They can help you save money on your energy bills as well as reduce your carbon footprint. Installing […]
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Clients are asking about the impact on their home insurance of building an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU), so I decided to answer it as a short blog post. What is an ADU Yes, you can build an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) at your home, subject to local permitting. An ADU is a small living or
Clients are asking this question more frequently so decided to answer it as a short bullet point blog post.
This post has been updated to include the latest 2022 Maps. Wildfire zone risk in California has become a huge concern for all of us, whether we are homeowners, Association members, or Insurance companies. For safety and insurance reasons it’s important to know your proximity to the higher risk wildfire zones and how the new
Some of you are close to the wildfires raging around us in Sonoma, Marin, Napa, Lake, and other counties of California and perhaps wondering about your wildfire coverage. Be advised if you are “mandatorily evacuated,” Farmers Insurance will pay your “hotel and other living expenses” for up to 3 weeks. It has to a mandatory
It’s very important that your property coverage is sufficient to rebuild after a major total loss.
As a result of the recent protests and riots round the country I received quite a few calls asking me if riot damage is covered by insurance. Riot and civil commotion are covered perils or accidents under your home, rental property, condo, renters, auto and business insurance policies with Farmers Insurance.
I am concerned about Fire Season this year because we had so little rain. After insuring homes, rental properties and businesses for over 20 years, I am both proud and grateful that after the terrible fires of 2017 and 2018, none of my clients were under-insured, as so many others were. The reason that my
I’ve got some utility line coverage news that just came off the wire. For the first time in California, from any home owner insurance company that I know of, Farmers Insurance is going to offer you replacement or repair any a broken utility line that runs from your home out to the street. It’s called
Hi everyone, my name is Kevin Boland. I’m a local farmers insurance agent based out of Novato, Marin County, California and welcome to my insurance website. Home Insurance – Fire Risk Because of the terrible fires that we suffered in California in late 2017 and 2018 all year the number one question that my