By Jarrod Heil

How to File a Homeowners Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Whether a hurricane brings 100-plus-mile-per-hour winds, a torrential downpour or complete catastrophic destruction, you need to know how to get your life back on track after it passes.

Filing a claim is great place to begin, and Universal is here to help you jumpstart the process.

If your home is covered under a homeowners insurance policy, here are some tips on how to file:

Make a List of the Damaged Property and Belongings

Contact Your Universal Agent to Submit Your Claim

Check Your Insurance Policy

Know Your Deductible