Do you have severe weather damage? Here's what to do next and what's covered

in insider, hurricane, wind damage, homeowner tips, safety tips, report a claim, homeowners insurance, auto insurance, flooding, Virginia, tornado, hurricane season, severe weather, hail, coverage, claim, car insurance, diy, trees, home insurance, weather, home Mar 13, 2019

Safety First If you think you have damage from recent weather events, there are important steps you should take right away. Your safety and your family's safety is most important to us. Always take these safety tips into consideration before proceeding with property damage after severe weather.

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SAFE & SOUND: Tornado Season Safety for Virginia Families

in wind damage, homeowner tips, safety tips, report a claim, Virginia, tornado Mar 3, 2019

Virginia's tornado season runs March through May, but severe weather, including damaging winds and tornadoes, can occur anytime during spring and warmer weather months. Protect your home by checking your trees regularly and keep those, especially closest to home, healthy and trimmed. When severe weather is in the forecast, bring in loose items from your driveway, yard, patio and deck, including trash cans, toys, and planters. Also secure...

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6 Signs Your Tree Might Be About To Fall

in insider, hurricane, homeowner tips, homeowners insurance, Virginia, tornado, hurricane season, severe weather, claim, trees Mar 1, 2019

Hurricane force winds and flooding rains can turn trees into crushing giants to our homes and property.  The twisting winds of even an EF1 tornado can easily transform our lovely oaks and maples into destructive monsters, as we witnessed during two severe weather events last spring in the Commonwealth.

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What If My Neighbor's Tree Falls On My Property?

in wind damage, homeowner tips, report a claim, homeowners insurance, auto insurance, Virginia, tornado, severe weather, coverage, car insurance, trees Feb 27, 2019

We often get this question. When a tree falls and causes damage to someone's property, most people automatically think the person's home insurance that owns the tree pays. But that's not usually the case.

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Do You Have Severe Weather Claim Questions?

in hurricane, wind damage, homeowner tips, safety tips, driving, report a claim, homeowners insurance, flood insurance, flooding, Virginia, tornado, hurricane season, severe weather, coverage, claim, car insurance Feb 25, 2019

If you have been affected by the recent severe weather, your safety is the most important thing to us. Put the first aid of your family and neighbors first, property second. Be very careful around any storm damage, downed power lines and contact emergency officials and your utility company right away if needed.

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