In 2011 alone, severe weather disasters across the country inflicted more than $43 billion in damage. But research suggests that more than half of consumers do not have an inventory of their possessions. Creating a simple home inventory helps you track what you own and what it is worth, making important insurance decisions easier.
Whether you live in tornado alley, wildfire zones or along coastlines prone to flooding and hurricanes – now is the time to make sure you have properly insured your 'stuff.' An inventory is especially important for families who have amassed years of personal possessions.
How to create a home inventory
A home inventory can be invaluable when deciding how much insurance coverage fits your life situation and makes sure you are adequately protected should you need to file a claim. Get more homeowners insurance tips.