Does Home Insurance Cover Water Damage?
A homeowners insurance policy may cover water damage if the cause was sudden, like a burst pipe. Learn more about what a home policy may cover from the professionals at Farmers.
What Steps Are There in a Home Remodel?
Steps to remodeling a home: make a plan, set a budget and stick to it. Learn more from Farmers Insurance.
How Should I Prepare to Buy My First Home?
As a first-time homebuyer, you can prepare by finding a real estate agent and understanding your finances.
What Does an Umbrella Insurance Policy Cover?
A $1 million umbrella policy covers you when you are liable for injuries or property damage. Contact a Farmers agent to learn about personal umbrella insurance.
Renovation Regrets? This Is How, Why and Where Renovations Can Go Wrong.
Sometimes renovating your house can turn into a nightmare. Learn how to plan a perfect remodel and avoid future headaches.
Their Home Sweet (First) Home Was Nothing Like They Imagined
Always expect the unexpected when buying your first home. Read the story of these first time home buyers and learn some useful tips to help you out.
Blackouts Can End in a Blink. What Happens When the Lights Are Out for Days or Weeks?
What should you do during a power outage? Get information and specific tips on how to survive a blackout from Farmers Insurance.
A Home Addition Can Mean Extra Income, More Room for Family — Or Even a Dream Home
A modern take on the granny flat, the ADU, or Accessory Dwelling Unit, is going viral. Building one can be arduous and expensive, but these homeowners say they’re glad they did it.
What They Grabbed Before a Natural Disaster Hit
Natural disasters happen. What would you take with you during evacuation? Here are stories of real people saved & lost — & what really mattered in the aftermath.
When This Man Awoke to Strange Sounds, He Expected a Thief, Animal or Ghost
What he found instead was much more surprising. A Farmers representative shares a favorite story from the Hall of Claims.
How Can Insurance Help Me Prepare For a Tornado Disaster?
In addition to providing coverage in case a tornado strikes, Farmers also provides guidance on developing an emergency action plan. Learn more here.
Is My RV Covered in Mexico or Canada?
Your RV is covered anywhere in Canada, but there are some restrictions on coverage in Mexico. Learn about your options if you're planning an upcoming trip.
I Lost My Wedding Ring on the Golf Course, Do I Have Coverage?
When a wedding ring gets lost, is there a chance you have insurance to provide coverage? A Farmers® agent explains how lost rings and valuables might be covered – and what you can do before a loss occurs.
It's One of the Smartest Ways to Add Square Footage (and Value) to Your Home
It can also be one of the most dangerous additions. Building a deck expands outdoor living space, but before adding or upgrading, find out what these seasoned builders recommend to help make decks safer and more durable.
Does Renters Insurance Cover Theft?
Renters insurance can cover theft of your personal property, but you may need special coverage for high-value items. Learn about your coverage options.
It Sounded Like Artillery Shells Hitting the Roof
This Colorado car dealership lost its entire inventory in the Hailstorm of the Century. Learn more about hail-damage prevention and storm precautions to take if you live in a hail-prone region.
High Winds Can Cause More Havoc Than You Think. Is Your House Ready?
Experts offer steps to protect your home from potential damage caused by tornadoes, hailstorms and other strong-wind disasters.
Evacuating Natural Disasters with Children
When disasters strike, parents face unique challenges when evacuating with children. Find out how these families evacuated, and how they're preparing for the next emergency.
Buying Home Insurance? Make Sure Your Valuables Are Covered
Not all home insurance policies are the same. Understand how limitations and exclusions work, to make sure your assets are protected under your homeowners policy.
If a Tree Falls on My Home, What Do I Do?
What if a tree falls on your house or other property? A Farmers® agent explains some potential next steps.
DIY or Pay a Pro? Navigate the Top Five Most Searched Home Improvement Jobs
Should you roll up your sleeves or pull out a checkbook? A featured contractor on HGTV’s “House Hunters Renovation” weighs in.
Is Your Home Ready For Solar Power?
Follow this outline of some of the qualifications, potential tax breaks & possible financing to decide whether solar panels might be a good fit.
How Much Does Condo Insurance Cost?
The value of your personal property affects the cost of your condo insurance. Learn what factors Farmers takes into consideration when building your quote.
Is My Home Covered if It’s Damaged in a Natural Disaster?
Home Insurance policies do not cover natural disasters like Floods or Earthquakes, these types of disasters are covered on their own types of policies. Learn more.
Does Home Insurance Cover My Foundation?
Foundation repair coverage depends on the source of the damage. In most cases, home insurance can cover sudden perils out of your control. Learn more.
What is the Difference between Dwelling Coverage and Home Insurance?
Dwelling coverage is one part of your overall home insurance policy and only covers your home's structure. Learn more about what dwelling coverage protects.
Does Home Insurance Cover Plumbing?
Most home insurance policies don't cover plumbing problems, but they usually cover sudden, accidental events, like bursting from frozen pipes. Learn more.
How Much Condo Insurance Do I Need?
Condo insurance coverage is almost like a package of different types of coverage types. Learn how to determine what coverages you need for your condo.
Why You May Want to Rethink That Oversized Tub (and Other Bathroom Remodeling Considerations)
Should you roll up your sleeves or pull out a checkbook? A featured contractor on HGTV's "House Hunters Renovation" weighs in.
4 Simple DIY Projects That Could Reduce Your next Energy Bill by Nearly 30 Percent
The author of Green Building & Remodeling for Dummies shares some simple but significant energy saving tips for homeowners.