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Top 5 Causes of Homeowners Insurance Claims

By November 5, 2019September 10th, 2020Personal Insurance

Top 5 Causes of Homeowners Insurance Claims

It’s safe to say that many people’s biggest asset is their home. That’s why it’s so important to have the right homeowners insurance for it.

It also helps to know the most common causes of homeowners claims. Here are the top five causes of homeowners insurance claims at Erie Insurance along with tips on how to avoid problems caused by each one.


Even small pieces of hail can cause big damage.


Heavy winds, tornadoes, hurricanes—wind is one of the most destructive forces on earth.


Whether it’s from a natural source like a lake or river or from a pipe in your wall, water has the potential to cause a lot of damage.


Fires have many causes.

Weight of ice and snow on roofs

Winter can wreak havoc on roofs.

Another way to protect your home is with the right homeowners insurance. Talk to an Erie Insurance agent in your community to learn about your options and get a free quote.