Homeowner Insurance

Sewer Backup Coverage: What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

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You wake up in the morning and notice a weird smell coming from your basement. Upon inspection, you realize that sewage has backed up into your home and ruined your lower level. No worries, right? Your home insurance will cover it. Unfortunately, sewer backups are not covered under a basic home insurance policy. This type […]

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Seasonal Property Insurance: 5 Things to Know


At the height of summer or in a winter wonderland, many Albertans maintain properties to enjoy their favourite seasons. If you own a seasonal property, it’s not always fun and games-- a good insurance policy is essential for true peace of mind. ARC Insurance Brokers knows the most common issues seasonal property owners face, so […]

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Insurance Companies & Backwater Valves


Many home and property insurance claims here in Alberta are a result of our ever-changing weather. Whether cold and icy, hot and dry or even windy and rainy - we all know that we live in an environment that can be as harsh as it is beautiful. Lately, there has been a lot of concern […]

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5 Easy & Effective Ways to Secure Your Home

When it comes to protecting your property and the people within it, insurance is often in the same conversation. Having a policy in place to preserve your investments is important-- but do not overlook the things you can do prevent a security breach in the first place. A more secure property is often more affordable […]

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HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE: 4 Add-Ons for Comprehensive Coverage


Standard insurance policies for homeowners cover a wide variety of issues that could - and often do - happen to the average property. If you only consult one insurer or simply opt for the cheapest plan, you may be leaving vital areas of your home unprotected. Continue reading below for ARC Insurance’s guide to policy […]

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Fallout of Summer Fires: The Reason Your Insurance Rates Might Increase


this year are likely to lead to another increase in Alberta insurance rates. The 2016 blaze forced more than 80,000 people from their homes, and is said to be the costliest disaster for insurers in Canadian history. Read on to learn more about why you shouldn’t be surprised to see your premiums or deductibles go […]

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SPOT THE DIFFERENCE: Condo Insurance vs. Home Insurance


Whether you own a single family home, condo, townhouse or other type of domicile, you are legally obligated to insure your property. They may seem similar, but home insurance and condominium insurance provide different levels of coverage. Check out ARC’s guide below to get the low-down on the difference between these types of insurance. CONDO […]

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5 Reasons You Should Use a Home Insurance Broker

At first glance, buying home insurance seems like a routine process with very little margin for error. Unfortunately, this is simply not true. There are many intricacies and complexities among the wide range of insurers and coverage available to property owners. ARC Insurance brokers are specially trained to cut through all the red tape, providing […]

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HOME ALONE: How Home Security Reduces Your Home Insurance Premium


From deterrent-based home security to gated, guarded communities-- it is a new era of person safety and protection. Alarm systems are very streamlined and can even be controlled or monitored from your phone! Whether you travel often or simply enjoy the peace of mind, home security also offers the benefit of a lower monthly insurance […]

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