Homeowner's Academy

This is your guide to interesting facts, tips and general homeowner information. We hope you find the information useful - and feel free to share with friends!

 

A contractor laying tile inside a home
7 Ways to Avoid Getting Caught in a Home Repair Insurance Scam

Filing a claim after a loss can be stressful. Take these seven steps to avoid getting caught in the middle of a home repair insurance scam.

Read More

Two toddlers using an upside down table as a raft in a flooded home
Does Your Homeowners Insurance Cover Water Damage?

Does your homeowners insurance cover water damage to your home and its contents? We look at five common water perils covered by home insurance policies.

Read More

Florida Home Repair Insurance Fraud_Thumbnail
Florida Home Repair Insurance Fraud – How People’s Trust Solved a Widespread Problem

In January, the Tampa Tribune reported on the ever-increasing problem of Florida home repair insurance fraud. According to the article, Florida homeowners are paying higher insurance rates because of exaggerated claims. People’s Trust Insurance attempts to curb this growing issue of fraud with its better way of delivering home insurance protection to Floridians. Here’s how…

Read More

Tips for Preparing Thanksgiving Dinner
Tips for Preparing Thanksgiving Dinner

It’s important with turkey on the mind to make sure that your family is safe whether you are having guests over your home or are traveling this holiday season.

Read More