Last month’s devastating wildfires on Maui are a stark reminder of the wide-reaching effects of natural disasters. As the Maui community enters the rebuilding phase, there may be dishonest contractors who will take advantage of and deceive homeowners dealing with the damage to their homes and businesses. Here are some tips to keep avoid becoming a victim a second time:
June is the official start date of the hurricane in the Central Pacific region. The “calm before the storm” is the perfect time to prepare for tropical weather systems’ potential threats. Taking proactive measures now will help keep you, your loved ones, and your property safe. Here are some tips to help you effectively prepare for a hurricane:
Getting the actual value of your home will help ensure you have the proper insurance coverage. Work with a licensed home builder or appraiser to get the most accurate value.
It’s Tsunami Awareness Month! The risk of a natural disaster is always present across our beautiful islands. It is essential that you are aware of the dangers to help keep you and your loved ones safe.
Water damage accounts for nearly a third of all yearly home insurance claims. Dennis Rae, Executive Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer at DTRIC Insurance, shares six tips to protect your home from water damage.
Did you know household leaks can waste nearly 1 trillion gallons of water annually nationwide? National Fix a Leak Week from March 20 – 26, 2023, is a perfect time to take stock to protect your home from water damage and save money all year long. Here are a few things you can do.
We’re in the midst of Hawaii’s rainy season, which may mean higher risks of damage to your home and personal property. Whether you are a property owner or renter, here are a few preparedness tips to avoid potential damage and the likelihood of filing an insurance claim:
The start of the new year is a perfect time to resolve to review your insurance policies to ensure that you are properly covered. This includes talking with your insurance agent to help tailor your coverage to reflect changes and new priorities. Get started with this checklist to protect what matters to you most:
Are you prepared for the upcoming hurricane season? June is the official start date of the hurricane in the Central Pacific region, and the best time to prepare is now in the “calm before the storm.”