Reviewing Your Homeowners Insurance Policy Limits

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In an ever-changing real estate market, ensuring that your homeowners insurance policy aligns with the true value of your home is essential. The cost of rebuilding your house after an unexpected event might exceed the purchase price or current market value. As a responsible homeowner, safeguarding your investment requires meticulous attention to your insurance coverage. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the critical steps to review and adjust your policy limits with the expertise of Carlson Insurance Group.

Review Your Policy Limits Annually

It’s vital to regularly assess your coverage needs. Contact Carlson Insurance Group to conduct an annual review of your policy limits. Inform us about any home improvements, additions, or recent purchases, as these changes may require adjustments to your coverage.

Understanding Your Policy

Carefully read your policy to understand what it covers. Most homeowners insurance policies cover replacement costs for damaged property. Assess the coverage for your home’s contents, including valuable items like jewelry, collections, artwork, and memorabilia. Consider purchasing additional insurance for these high-value possessions.

Purchase Additional Protection

While most policies protect against common perils like fire, lightning, and windstorms, they often exclude coverage for floods, hurricanes, or earthquakes. If you reside in an area prone to specific natural disasters, explore standalone policies to provide comprehensive protection.

Insuring Home Improvements

When undertaking significant home renovations or improvements, consult with us to ensure these changes are adequately insured. Provide detailed information about the renovations, from upgraded bathrooms to luxurious countertops, to accurately reflect the value added to your home.

Understanding Rebuilding Costs

Rebuilding a home typically costs more than constructing a new one due to factors like demolition, debris removal, and compliance with updated building codes. Avoid relying on the new construction cost; consult a contractor for an estimate tailored to your specific property.

Consider Rising Construction Costs

Construction costs are subject to inflation and fluctuations. Adjust your policy limits to account for rising prices in materials, labor, and supplies. Keeping pace with these costs ensures that your coverage adequately protects your home.


Don’t leave your most significant investment to chance. Carlson Insurance Group is here to assist you in determining the true value of your home and tailoring a policy that offers comprehensive protection. With construction costs on the rise and the unpredictability of the real estate market, it’s crucial to regularly review and adjust your homeowners insurance policy. Our dedicated team is just a phone call away, ready to help you safeguard your investment. Contact Carlson Insurance Group today and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing your home is protected, no matter what the future holds.

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