Why Do I Need Homeowners Insurance Coverage?
Often lenders require home buyers to get homeowners insurance coverage. Find out more about why some homeowners buy insurance, from Farmers Insurance.
Home Warranty vs. Home Insurance Difference
Home Insurance provides coverage for the unexpected, while warranties can provide coverage from expected breakdowns of systems. Learn more from Farmers Insurance.
When This Teacher’s School Shifted to Remote Learning, She Created a Tiny Classroom
Remote learning has created a need for effective home classrooms. Get ideas and tips on how to set up a tiny classroom at home.
You May Have Hundreds of Square Feet of Livable Space Hiding Away in That Dusty Attic
Are you considering renovating your attic space? Learn more about the ROI of converting your attic space and what pitfalls to avoid along the way.
The Contractor Bailed and Their $150,000 Addition Had to Be Torn Down. Why Do Some Renovations Go So Terribly Wrong?
Learn how to choose the right contractor and avoid home renovation project disasters. Get tips from professional home remodeling contractors.
She Plays Drums, and the Downstairs Neighbors Have a New Baby: How Soundproofing Helped This Family (and Others) Restore Peace and Quiet
Adding carpets, replacing doors and windows, fortifying walls — small and big fixes add up when turning the volume down on everyday life.
When it’s Time to Remodel, Some Home Renovations Pay For Themselves. These Upgrades Might Not.
Not all home renovations add the same value when selling your house. Learn about which common home improvements return the lowest value for your investment.
Take It From a Climatologist: When You Live in the Rainy, Windy Northwest U.S., Home Maintenance Issues Are Sneaky
This season-by-season guide can help homeowners in the Pacific Northwest fend off potential damage from the ever-changing weather.
A Hurricane Destroyed His Home. The Renovation Was a Bigger Disaster.
When Hurricane Sandy destroyed his family’s home in September 2012, Wamley Amoako thought it was the worst thing that could ever happen.
Caught in Chaos, They Made the Best of a Worst-Case Scenario
They faced incredible loss & destruction, but survivors & first responders in some of the worst natural catastrophes in history discovered ingenious ways to help save lives.
From Scorpions to Monsoons to — Yes — Snow, Home Maintenance in Arizona Requires Ingenuity
From scorpions to monsoons, home maintenance in Arizona requires ingenuity. Here’s how to protect your home from desert weather and wildlife.
Rescue Stories from the Houston Flooding: “We’d Bang on Roofs and Listen for People Inside”
Team Rubicon volunteer Breaux Burns talks about the rescue and disaster recovery mission after Hurricane Harvey and the Houston flooding.
Why Should I Pay For Full RV Coverage Even During Months I Don’t Use My RV?
For the off-season, Farmers Insurance offers storage-only RV insurance. This only covers your RV for fire, theft, vandalism, and acts of nature. Learn more.
They Wanted a Bigger Living Room. They Got an Indoor Waterpark
From Indoor Waterfalls To Mosquito Larvae, Learn From One Contractor's Remodel Horror Stories.
It Was a Run-for-your-life Evacuation
Wildfires can be devastating to commercial property. Here, a wildfire survivor and firefighter share recommendations to help prepare your business and reduce the risk of destruction.
When Your Teenager Tells You, “I've Got This”
Her family's Central Texas home was considered outside of the danger zone, then back-to-back disasters changed everything.
When Would a Homeowner Want to Consider Vacant Home Insurance?
Vacant home insurance provides coverage if your home is empty for a month or more. A Farmers® agent explains why.
When a Car Damages Your House
What happens when a driver causes damage to your home? A Farmers Insurance® agent has the answer.
Is Damage from Water in My Basement Covered by Homeowners Insurance?
Does homeowners insurance cover a flooded basement? Get thoughts from a Farmers® agent.
Pet Starts a Home Fire
Should you disown the family dog for starting a fire in the kitchen? A Farmers Insurance agent explains how home insurance can help you forgive a furry friend.
This Guy Helped to Repair and Rebuild a Crucial Part of 22,000 Homes After Hurricane Katrina
Useful tips and information from a pro who has helped to repair and rebuild more than 22,000 roofs since Hurricane Katrina.
How Much Renters Insurance Do I Need?
When buying renters insurance, you should consider enough coverage to replace all your personal belongings. Learn more here.
How Is the Replacement Cost of My Home Determined?
Homeowners replacement cost refers to the total cost to rebuild your exact house from scratch. Learn what factors Farmers considers to determine your cost.
How Do I File a Home Insurance Claim?
Filing a home insurance claim is quick and easy. You can file anytime by phone or online. Learn more on how Farmers home insurance claim process works.
How Do I Calculate the Replacement Cost of Belongings in My Home?
Calculating the value of your belongings can be difficult. Farmers tips on the best approach to calculating this value will save you time and stress.
How Much Homeowners Liability Coverage Should I Consider?
The amount of homeowners liability coverage you need should match your net worth. Learn how Farmers can help you determine how much coverage you need.
A Home Fire Story: “the Cat Was Swaddled in a Firefighter's Jacket Getting Oxygen”
Fire damage destroyed her family's home. Read her story, plus expert tips to help you go beyond the basics of fire prevention.
The Perils of Browsing Kitchen Remodels on Pinterest
Read how one homeowner ditched "picture perfect" for a more realistic plan.