Home Page
Recreational Vehicle Auto Insurance Home Insurance Motorcycle Life and Health Insurance Business Insurance Contact Us Locations Get A Quote

Now that hurricane season is coming to a close (June 1 -November 30th), you may not be thinking about windstorm coverage;  especially since we didn't have a major storm come our way.  But let's not be fooled, one of these years a hurricane may come our way and we need to be prepared.  So, keep this in mind especially if you are a coastal county resident and you have a policy that does not include windstorm coverage.    

"BEFORE YOU BUILD INQUIRE ABOUT A WINDSTORM INSURANCE INSPECTION." The following information is published by the Texas Department of Insurance:

"The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) is the state's insurer of last resort for wind and hail coverage in the 14 coastal counties and part of Harris County.  TWIA provides wind and hail coverage when insurance companies exclude it from homeowners insurance and other property policies sold to coastal residents.  While not required of all construction, the following projects typically DO require an inspection for windstorm insurance purposes:
                                                *New Structures    *Additions    *Alterations    *Re-roof    *Repairs
Windstorm insurance inspections under this program must be made by either a Texas Department of Insurance inspector or engineer who has been appointed by the Commissioner of Insurance.

IMPORTANT: TDI inspectors are unable to inspect a property after construction is completed.  Therefore, all inspections must be made during the construction phase.

If you have a separate TWIA policy, take the time to read through the policy jacket for the coverage benefits.  If you need assistance or clarification of the policy benefits, just give us a call, we will be  happy to go over these with you!
Posted 2:14 PM  View Comments

Share |


No Comments


Post a Comment
Name
Required
E-Mail
Required (Not Displayed)
Comment
Required


All comments are moderated and stripped of HTML.
Submission Validation
Required
CAPTCHA
Change the CAPTCHA codeSpeak the CAPTCHA code
 
Enter the Validation Code from above.
NOTICE: This blog and website are made available by the publisher for educational and informational purposes only. It is not be used as a substitute for competent insurance, legal, or tax advice from a licensed professional in your state. By using this blog site you understand that there is no broker client relationship between you and the blog and website publisher.
Blog Archive


View Mobile Version
Get A Quote
Annuities
Automobile
Bonds
Business & Commercial
Farms
Flood
Health
Homeowners

Get A Quote 
Life
Limousine
Motorcycle
Recreational Vehicles
Renters
Trucking
Watercraft & Boat
Windstorm
Customer Service
Automobile
Business & Commercial
Flood
Homeowners
Life
Motorcycle
Other
Recreational Vehicles
Renters
Watercraft & Boat
Windstorm


Resources
Secure Login
Refer A Friend
Important Links
Insurance Glossary
About Us
About Alba Insurance
Agency
Location Map
Privacy Policy
Join Our Newsletter
Home  |  Make A Payment |  Contact Us
5022 Holly Rd. #108   |   Corpus Christi, TX 78411   |   361-854-6551   |   888-606-ALBA
Home Page RSS Home Page Make A Payment Contact null Google Plus